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Bush: Islamic countries are ripe for democracy

PG , WASHINGTON — Rebuking those who say the task will be all-but-impossible, President Bush said yesterday that Islamic countries in the Mideast were ripe for democracy and gently challenged two U.S. allies, Egypt and Saudi Arabia, to set an […]

Another Cynical Move

Arabnews, Saeb Erekat is right to call Israel

Israel learns of a hidden shame in its early years

The Guardian, For 54 years the fate of a young Bedouin girl who disappeared in the Negev desert was relegated to rumour and a single entry in the diary of David Ben-Gurion, the prime minister of the fledgling Israeli state. […]

More US Muslims run for office


Does the Shi'ite turban fit?


Iran Says It Will Not Make Shahab-4 Missile

AFP, Iran has no intention of manufacturing a missile more powerful than the Shahab-3, a medium-range missile with a touted range of over 1,500 kilometers that recently went into service, the Defense Ministry said in a statement carried Nov. 5 […]

Musharraf cites India, justifies missiles, nukes for Pakistan

AFP, Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf said Friday his country was fully justified in developing missiles and nuclear weapons to counter the threat posed by India. Concluding a three-day visit to South Korea, Musharraf said Pakistan would never compromise on national […]

Indian Air Force to expand as India becomes world power: air chief

, India's airforce chief said Friday it was planning to expand to keep pace with India's move to become an economic super power. Air Chief Marshal S. Krishnaswamy told a press conference in New Delhi that the Indian Air Force […]

Russians Offer Weapons To NATO

Rosoboronexport, An international military-technical conference organized by the Hungarian Ministry of Defence and HUNGEXPO Company was held on 6th November 2003 at the C+D

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