May 08, 2008
LONDON [MENL] -- An ethics commission has approved a nearly $9 billioncombat aircraft project between BAE Systems and Saudi Arabia.
May 07, 2008
LONDON [MENL] -- BAE Systems, with help from the British government, hassought to end a U.S. anti-corruption investigation of the company's weaponsdeals with Saudi Arabia.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Bush administration has launched what could be itslast effort to pressure Israel to agree to a withdrawal from the West Bankby early 2009.
May 04, 2008
ANKARA [MENL] -- The United States has quietly warned against a proposedTurkish takeover of a cellular phone company owned by a Syrian relative ofPresident Bashar Assad sanctioned by the Treasury Department.