Jan 21, 2004
ANKARA [MENL] -- Greece and Turkey have agreed in principle to cut theirmilitary budgets in an effort to reduce tension.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- The government has agreed to significantly increase itsdefense budget.
Jan 20, 2004
CAIRO [MENL] -- Sudanese rebels said they killed more than 500 governmenttroops and downed three military helicopters during a fierce battle in thewestern province of Darfour.
Jan 19, 2004
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel has decided to advance its Merkava Mk-4 mainbattle tank project, which for months had been jeopardized by a huge cut inthe military budget.