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$232m boost for spy agencies


Czech Army to spend 62 million euros on discarding obsolete ammunition

AFP, PRAGUE: The Czech Defence Ministry is to spend 2.0 billion koruna (62 million euros, 75 million dollars) on disposing of almost 90,000 tonnes of redundant army ammunition by mid-2007, defence ministry spokesman Ladislav Sticha told AFP on Tuesday. Contracts […]

European Trio Beats U.S. to NATO Satellite Deal


War-zone security is a job for … private contractors?


Military 'aware of worse abuse'


US to deploy new air defence missiles in South Korea this year

AFP, SEOUL: The United States will deploy new air defense Patriot missiles in South Korea later this year as part of its build-up against North Korea, military authorities said. The US-South Korean combined forces command said a new US air […]

Germany puts its first Eurofighters into service

AFP, The German air force announced Friday that it had officially put its first five Eurofighter jets into service in the northern city of Rostock. The five aircraft, which will be used mainly for training purposes, were given to the […]

Retreat from Iraq?


''Bush Administration May Be Jeopardizing U.S. Interests in the Middle East'


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