Jan 05, 2006
ANKARA [MENL] -- The government of Prime Minister Recep Erdogan has launchedan effort to develop strategic conventional weapons and military platforms.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has deployed a helicopter fleet to maintainsecurity during the annual Islamic pilgrimage, already marred by the deathof numerous worshippers.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- After more than 20 years, the Gulf Cooperation Councilhas agreed to dismantle its military force.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has been felled by a massive stroke and his death could be announced within hours.