Dec 18, 2002
LONDON [MENL] -- Yemen has asserted that it does not plan to complete amajor newfighter-jet deal with Russia.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel has launched an effort to win a project for theupgrade of 130 Soviet-origin MiG-27 fighter-jets in India.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has introduced into service U.S.-built minesweepers aspart of a naval effort to help protect the nation's territorial waters andshipping lanes in the Mediterreanean and the Red Sea.
Dec 17, 2002
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran has launched a project to design and produce a tanktransporter.