Sep 16, 2005
ANKARA [MENL] -- For the first time, Turkey has been offered a project toensure the indigenous production of a main battle tank.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq has reported the killing of the No. 2 figure in theAl Qaida network.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's new Merkava Mk-4 main battle tank fleet has beenrestricted by an endemic fault in the engine.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel plans to launch a communications satellite intospace.