Jan 14, 2005
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey's government has taken full control over a leading aerospace firm.
AMMAN [MENL] -- NATO has sought to expand military and security cooperationwith Jordan.
LONDON [MENL] -- President Bashar Assad has decided to acquire offensive and defensive weapons in 2005 as part of an effort to repel any U.S. or Israeli attack on Syria.
Jan 13, 2005
MOSCOW [MENL] -- President Bashar Assad has been mulling an effort tocomplete what could mark the biggest Syrian arms deal in 20 years.