Nov 17, 2012
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey, in a move that marginalizes the military, hasempowered its civilian arms procurement agency.
AMMAN [MENL] -- Jordan has been struggling with renewed violent unrest aimedat the security forces.
Nov 13, 2012
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq, under heavy pressure from the Kremlin, has pledgedto remain in negotiations for an estimated $4.2 billion arms deal withRussia.
Nov 04, 2012
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Qatar, the leading supporter of Islamist revolts in theMiddle East, has responded harshly to domestic criticism.