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IAF gets ambitious, expansion waits

, NEW DELHI, OCTOBER 7: With only three years to go, the Indian Air Force

WMD: 'You have got to be kidding

, BAGHDAD – To the surprise of few, the head of the Central Intelligence Agency-led survey group hunting for weapons of mass destruction in Iraq has admitted in his latest report released on Thursday that none have yet been unearthed. […]

Bitter Iraqi vents anger by killing U.S. troops

, Every day, he tries to kill American soldiers. Sometimes, from a hideout in the rattling reeds and bulrushes of the fertile Euphrates valley, 28-year-old Mohammed and a small group of fellow guerrilla fighters launch rocket-propelled grenades at passing American […]

Brazil meets bidders in fighter jet tender

, BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) – Brazil's Air Force met Thursday with five groups competing to sell Brazil fighter jets worth up to $700 million, restarting a tender which was suspended early this year. In a brief statement, the Air Force […]

Mideast and the lesson of history

, Following the suicide bombing in Israel

US Opposes Syria


''Israel's Foray into Syria …. "

, Israel's attack Sunday on Syria represents a sharp change in policy by Tel Aviv. Failing to pacify its Palestinian population, the Sharon government is running out of options in how to respond to Palestinian violence. No matter how many […]

Israel Is Losing

, I talked recently with an American who had just returned from more than 20 years in Israel. We did not talk for the record, so I will withhold his name and what he does for a living. But I […]

FBI sent money to Hamas

, While President Bill Clinton was trying to broker an elusive peace between Israelis and Palestinians, the FBI was secretly funneling money to suspected Hamas figures to see if the militant group would use it for terrorist attacks, according to […]

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