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Riyadh in the eye of the storm

Daily Times, Crown prince Abdullah is battling for the hearts and minds of the Saudi citizenry. But so are many others. It

'No jobs, no hope, no life, no freedom': Palestinians and the 'security' barrier


European, US aviation firms in dogfight over Asian market

AFP, SINGAPORE: The latest fighter jets from the United States and Europe will take to the skies during the Asian Aerospace air show from Tuesday, symbolising the dogfight for a slice of Asia's rising aviation market. Singapore authorities have clamped […]

Pakistan to test fire missiles

Agencies, PAKISTAN has decided to test fire a long range missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, a government minister said today. Foreign Minister Khursheed Kasuri declined to specify when the missile would be tested, or what was its exact […]

China-Taiwan arms race quickens


Afghanistan: Now it's all-out war


GALILEO Project Is Off the Ground

European Commission, BRUSSELS — The European Commission adopted a communication on progress on the Galileo program. Less than two years after the launch of the project in March 2002 and less than six months after the actual setting up of […]

Australia faces a crucial choice on missile defence


China Criticizes Taiwan's Plan to Purchase Anti-Missile Equipment from US

VOA, BEIJING — China is criticizing Taiwan's plans to purchase anti-missile equipment from the United States. Arms experts say the defense package offered by the Bush administration three-years ago will be Taiwan's biggest weapons purchase from the United States in […]

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