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NKorea has exported 400 Scud missiles to Middle East

AFP, SEOUL (AFP) Oct 23, 2003-North Korea has exported some 400 Scud missiles to Middle East countries since the mid-1980s, South Korea's defense ministry said Thursday.Iran, Iraq, Syria and Yemen were the best customers for North Korean Scuds in the […]

India, Russia Agree on Gorshkov Refit Price: $675 Million

DefenseNews, After three years of haggling over the cost of refitting a Russian aircraft carrier for the Indian Navy, the Ministry of Defence here and Russian exporters Oct. 10 settled on a price tag of $675 million. During a weeklong […]

Denmark Accepts Three New Lockheed Martin C-130J Aircraft

PRNewswire, MARIETTA, Ga., Oct 22, 2003 -The Royal Danish Air Force yesterday (Oct. 21) accepted three new Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) C-130J-30 Hercules tactical transport aircraft during a signing ceremony at Lockheed Martin's Marietta, Ga., facility where the aircraft were […]

Mr Bush, here is why we opposed the Iraq war

SMH, Forty-one ALP federal parliamentarians have written an open letter to George Bush. Dear President Bush, The friendship between our countries is longstanding and deeply felt. We have a great deal in common, particularly our commitment to democracy. We retain […]

Military Administration School for Army

APA, A project for the creation of a military administration school for the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) will be implemented as from January 2004, under the military cooperation between Angola and Portugal. This was announced to the press Tuesday in […]

Cruise missile plan in doubt

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Indian Army undertakes major exercise in eastern sector

PTI, NEW DELHI: Army, after a gap of over 20 years, has undertaken a major exercise in the eastern sector involving a corp. Army has been conducting war games in the western sector as well as in the mountains but […]

Armed forces prepare wish-lists

, The armed forces have been asked to prepare lists of Russian-made weapons they want, following the signing of two agreements between leaders of the two countries. Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra and Russian President Vladimir Putin signed two agreements after […]

HAL to upgrade Jaguar aircraft

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, BANGALORE: Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has bagged an order from the Indian Air Force (IAF) to upgrade 17 Jaguar trainers with the latest avionics and 20 deep penetration Jaguar fighters. The IAF order worth Rs 1,500 crore […]

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