TITLE

REUTERS week

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Warsaw Business Journal;1/28/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the move of Poland to accept the German offer of second-hand MiG-29 jet fighters and Leopard tanks. Desire of Poland to retire its MIG-21 fighter planes by the end of 204; COst of the Leopard tanks; Free delivery of the fighter planes by the Germans.
ACCESSION #
6005878

 

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