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Tunisia, Germany sign military cooperation Treaty

Arabnews, An official source said that Tunis and Germany signed yesterday an agreement on military cooperation aimed at contributing to “establishing peace and security in the world.” The agreement which was signed by the German minister of defense Peter Struck […]


Bush's strategy: get out or risk being thrown out of Washington

The Age Company , President George Bush has an exit plan for Iraq. Its blurry outline was revealed this week as the worst violence since the fall of Saddam Hussein exploded in the country. Mr Bush flagged his strategy on […]


Lying war leaders are all at sea

belfasttelegraph, THEY used a spectre to spook the people. Now it's become real. The atrocious bombings in Baghdad in the last few days leave little room for doubt that fighters filled with a certainty of eternal salvation are at work. […]


Govt Expresses Concern Over Destruction of Palestinian Homes

Buanews, Government has expressed concern of the excessive use of force by the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) in highly populated areas of Palestine. This comes as Israeli forces destroyed three apartment towers housing over 2 000 Palestinians, leaving thousands homeless […]


State PSEs defence production capabilities to be considered

PTI, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A report of the high-level task force on utilising the defence production capabilities of Kerala-based Keltron and Keltec was under consideration, Union Minister of State for Defence O Rajagopal said here on Thursday. The report contained short-term suggestions […]


France says nuclear defence strategy not changing, just context

AFP, PARIS (AFP) Oct 30, 2003-France's nuclear defense strategy has not changed since 2001 but the context in which it is applied has altered due to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, the defense ministry said Thursday. “There is […]


Norway spends more on defence

Norway spends more on defence

NorwayPost, Within the NATO defence alliance, only the US spends more on defence per inhabitant than Norway. More Military Pictures This is shown by fresh figures from the Department of Finance. It time to make some cuts, says the Socialist […]


No evidence all Sea Kings have problem: military

No evidence all Sea Kings have problem: military

CBC, Sea Kings grounded (photo: Stephen Puddicombe) More Military Pictures HALIFAX– The air force hasn't grounded its fleet of Sea Kings, but none of the helicopters are flying unless they really have to, said a military spokesperson on Thursday. The […]


Afghanistan 'at the mercy of narco-terrorists'

The Guardian, Afghanistan risks degenerating into a state controlled by “narco-terrorists” and drug cartels unless the soaring level of opium and heroin production is curbed, the UN warned yesterday. Two years after US airpower and northern guerrillas drove the Taliban […]


 
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