May 14, 2004
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates prepares to complete newfacilities for its new F-16E/F multi-role fighters.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq's interim government has agreed that the nation'smilitary will be based on voluntary service.
May 13, 2004
ANKARA [MENL] -- The United States has relayed a pledge that it will notestablish military bases in Cyprus as part of a solution to reunite theisland.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey's powerful military has lost its budget autonomyunder a constitutional amendment ratified as part of Ankara's campaignto join the European Union.