Jun 19, 2006
LONDON [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has ordered an underwatersurveillance system to protect against insurgency threats.
MANAMA [MENL] -- Parliament has refused to approve Bahrain's budget, much ofit allocated to the military and security forces.
LONDON [MENL] -- Iran was said to have allocated less to its military percapita thanGulf Arab neighbors.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has failed to complete agreement for the procurementof a U.S.-origin utility helicopter for the navy.