Dec 18, 2002
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has introduced into service U.S.-built minesweepers aspart of a naval effort to help protect the nation's territorial waters andshipping lanes in the Mediterreanean and the Red Sea.
Dec 16, 2002
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has launched an effort to develop its navalcommando force.
Dec 12, 2002
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Oman has decided to procure the U.S.-built F-16multi-role aircraft.
Dec 11, 2002
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt is said to have turned down a U.S. request for the useof military bases.