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Aerospace industry hopes to cash in on new Boeing and missile programs

Canadian Press, MONTREAL (CP) – Canada's aerospace industry “missed the train” on subcontracting opportunities for the new Airbus A380 jumbo jet, but is hoping the country does better on the latest Boeing program, says the new chief executive of the […]


Airbus ahead in race for

The Guardian, A European consortium centred on Airbus has emerged ahead of a Boeing-led bid in the race to win a


Weapons proliferation threatens global stability

Weapons proliferation threatens global stability

The Olympian , Download PDF Version WASHINGTON — Long before the war against Iraq and its now-disputed weapons of mass destruction, the world's superpowers were waging a successful campaign to draw down the planet's nuclear, biological and chemical arsenals. Weapons […]


'No proof' Saddam had nukes program

THE WASHINGTON TIMES, Spanish Foreign Minister Ana Palacio said yesterday that, before the war in Iraq, the international community had no evidence that Saddam Hussein had an active nuclear weapons program. “There was a presumption that there was a nuclear […]


Greater Israel: A dream closer to fulfillment

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US and Syria in head-on clash

Scotsman, WHEN George W Bush sat down to phone Israeli counterpart Ariel Sharon after last Sunday


Israel deploys nuclear arms in submarines

LA Times / WorldNetDaily / The Observer , Israeli and American officials have admitted collaborating to deploy US-supplied Harpoon cruise missiles armed with nuclear warheads in Israel's fleet of Dolphin-class submarines, giving the Middle East's only nuclear power the ability […]


India, China turn rivalry into space race

PTI, Bangalore: India is pushing ahead with its ambitious space programme while casting an envious eye at neighbouring China, which is on the verge of becoming the third nation to put a man into orbit, analysts say. The two Asian […]


Duplicity at Home and Abroad

, Have the American people capitulated to the manufactured fear fabricated by Bush, Ashcroft and Ridge? Are we the sheep Churchill mocked when he said, “Sheep don't need whipping”? Do we sit passively in front of our television sets listening […]


 
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