Jan 23, 2006
MOSCOW [MENL] -- Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to visit Algeria in what could be the signing of a $3 billion weapons deal.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Qatar and Pakistan plan to increase military cooperation.
HERZLIYA, Israel [MENL] -- Israel, examining additional territorial transfers to a Hamas-dominated Palestinian Authority, could lose its image as a major partner in the war against terrorism.
ATHENS [MENL] -- Greece's leading defense contractor has signed an agreementto help develop a leading European combat air trainer.