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27 October 1999 Military News

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Current Operations

Defense Policy / Programs

  • AFRICA / ARMS Voice of America 27 October 1999 -- Arms sales doubled last year in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to a study by a London-based research center.

Defense Industry

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  • Hellfire II Lot 33 Delivery Ready After Perfect Day on the Range Lockheed Martin 27 Oct 1999 -- The laser-guided AGM-114K Hellfire II missile continued its winning fly-to-buy record in September when four missiles were successfully test-flown at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida in Quality Assurance Lot Verification Tests. These successes cleared the 396 missiles of Lot 33 for U.S. Army delivery.

Other Conflicts

News Reports

  • ARMENIA SHOOTING Voice of America 27 October 1999 -- Gunmen who broke into Armenia's parliament killed Prime Minister Vazgen Sarkisian and several prominent lawmakers (Wednesday). Thirty people were wounded.
  • U-S-ARMENIA REACT Voice of America 27 October 1999 -- President Clinton has condemned the shooting attack in the Armenian parliament, which came amid a renewed U-S diplomatic effort to resolve the dispute between Armenia and neighboring Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh enclave in Azerbaijan.
  • YEMEN KIDNAP Voice of America 27 October 1999 -- Security forces in Yemen say they have surrounded the hideout of gunmen who kidnapped three U-S citizens.



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