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Raytheon To Design Miniature, Anti-Jam GPS Navigator Capability

Raytheon To Design Miniature, Anti-Jam GPS Navigator Capability

, El Segundo – Oct 08, 2003Raytheon Company was recently selected by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to develop a miniaturized Global Positioning System (GPS) navigator with an adaptive anti- jam (A/J) capability for the Miniature Navigator Demonstration […]


, BEIRUT, October 8 (RIA Novosti correspondent Igor Popov) – The first regional exhibition and presentation of Russian innovation projects – “300th Anniversary of St. Petersburg. Science, Industry, Education” – has opened for the first time in the Middle East […]

Israelis question logic of attack on Syria

, JERUSALEM (AFP) Oct 07, 2003Israeli politicians and commentators questioned Tuesday the logic of the weekend air strike on Syria in the wake of a suicide attack in Haifa without judging it illegitimate.Ofir Pines, general secretary of the left-wing opposition […]

Afghanistan: The forgotten war

, WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two years ago, when U.S. bombers attacked Afghanistan, President Bush spoke boldly of toppling the Taliban and replacing its radical Islamic regime with a democratic government that wouldn't support Al-Qaida terrorists. Six months later, in an […]

Turks vote to send troops, but Iraq says they're not welcome

, The Turkish Parliament voted by a large margin Tuesday to approve the dispatch of peacekeepers to Iraq, in a major victory for U.S. efforts to broaden foreign involvement there, but Iraqi officials tempered any White House satisfaction by saying […]

A war short on substance, long on form

, KARACHI – As the months and the years drag on, and the United States is no closer to bringing order to Afghanistan, desperate measures are being taken in an attempt to breathe some life – and credibility – into […]

Bush stance on Syria hit shows neocons still hold sway

, The neo-conservatives in and around the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush may be on the defensive, but Washington's reaction to the Israeli attack on Syria Sunday shows that they remain in the driver's seat at the White […]

A willing Pakistan? "Whenever American foreign policy needed Pakistan, it has been there."

, The welcome mat laid out for Prime Minister Jamali in the White House had little to do with America's love for Pak democracy and everything with the Bush administration's desperation. No US president has time for first the president […]

Pakistan test fires Shaheen I nuclear-capable missile

, ISLAMABAD (AFP) – Pakistan conducted its second test in five days of a missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead deep into India but denied the tests were linked to an apparent deadlock in the neighbours' six-month peace process. […]

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