Elections canceled • Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu now stands at the helm of the broadest coalition in Israel's history, with 94 MKs • Kadima's Shaul Mofaz vows to work to change Tal Law, system of government, pass budget, and advance peace process.
A Mi-17 helicopter stands ready for testing at the JSC Kazan Helicopters factory, operated by JSC "Russian Helicopters," in Kazan, Russia.
The Pentagon must pay Russia’s state- run arms trader to provide helicopters for Afghanistan’s air force even though the company also been has supplying Syrian President Bashar al-Assad with weapons to kill his own people, according to the Defense Department’s top policy official.
The U.S. Army has taken delivery of nine Russian-made MI-17 helicopters for the Afghans from Rosoboronexport under a $375 million contract issued in May 2011, with six more awaiting shipment and another six to be delivered by May 31, Acting Undersecretary for Policy James Miller said in a previously undisclosed March 30 letter to lawmakers. The U.S. has an option to buy an additional 12 Russian helicopters for the Afghans, who have been flying them for 30 years.
Report from Jerusalem: An in-depth and comprehensive interview with Chris Mitchell of CBN Jerusalem on the threats from Egypt, Syria, Turkey, Hezbollah and Iran ... William Koenig’s videos from the Mt. of Olives, the Knesset and the Haas Promenade ... More on Israel's call up of 22 reserve battalions over Egypt and Syria threats ... Israeli: Make no mistake about it, we are going to war in a very short time period with Egypt ...
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