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PURPLE PATCH: Is There an Islamic Economics?

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Military crime without punishment

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PAF selected (Jakt Attack Spanning)-39 "Gripen"

PNS, ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is acquiring state of art high-tech front role most sophisticated JAS-Gripen plans for Pakistan Air Force (PAF) from Sweden. These plans on their induction in the PAF would help in restoring balance in air defence of South […]


Back to the future: new US-Russia arms race

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Iraq Is Not World War II

http://www.cato.org/dailys/06-16-04.html, In his commencement speech to the 2004 graduating class of the U.S. Air Force Academy, President Bush likened the war on terrorism to World War II, comparing 9/11 to Pearl Harbor. “The Middle East will set the course of […]


Military services eye nuclear, biological, chemical detection

http://mae.pennnet.com/home.cfm, While efforts are in progress to improve the ability to detect and deter intruders at military installations, a separate set of programs is tackling how to detect and respond to an attack involving chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear (CBRN) or […]


Taiwan test-fires two Patriot missiles

AFP, Taiwan has test fired two US-made Patriot missiles. Taiwan's Defence Ministry says the missiles destroyed an incoming pilotless vehicle, serving as a mock enemy plane, in a successful live-fire drill at the Chiupeng base in the country's south. Taiwan […]


Israel and Germany sign tank upgrade deal

AP, Israel Aircraft Industries Ltd. has signed a cooperative agreement with a German defense company to install laser homing devices on Leopard tanks, according to a company statement released Wednesday. The state-owned Israeli company and the Rheinmetall Defense Electronics GmbH […]


Pakistan Army Kills 55 al-Qaida Suspects

AP, ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistani troops have ended a major operation to flush out al-Qaida suspects and their local supporters from hide-outs in a remote region near Afghanistan. An army spokesman said Monday that 72 people died, including 17 security personnel. […]


 
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