Jun 06, 2004
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey was expected to wait for a European Union decisionfor membership before proceeding with military procurement projects.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Iran and several Arab states have acquired strategicexpertise through the development and launch of research satellites.
MOSCOW [MENL] -- Russia plans to host a major international militaryexhibition meant to focus on counter-insurgency platforms andtechnology.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Al Qaida was said to have used psychologicalpressure to recruit and maintain its members.