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  Military of Malaysia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Military of Malaysia is known officially as the Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF).
On 16 September 1963 it was renamed Royal Malaysian Navy in accordance to the formation of Malaysia.
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en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Military_of_Malaysia   (1754 words)

  
 MALAYSIA AGAINST MILITARY STRIKES AGAINST IRAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
He said Malaysia did not believe that Iraq wished to deliberately undermine the UNSCOM mechanism but its actions were more to question the sincerity and neutrality of UNSCOM and its leadership.
Abdullah said Malaysia regretted that since the signing of the agreement between Iraq and the United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan a year ago for Iraq's continued cooperation with the weapons inspectors, the council had failed to move forward in fosterign confidence-building meaures to prevent the present standoff.
He was responding to a question on the planned military strikes by the United States and Britain to punish the Gulf nation for its standoff with the UN Special Commission (UNSCOM) responsible for eliminating Iraq's weapons of mass destruction.
southmovement.alphalink.com.au /southnews/981112-malaysia-iraq.htm   (485 words)

  
 Malaysia to launch military satellite in 2004: report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Malaysia will develop a micro satellite for a variety of applications including military and intelligence gathering in collaboration with South Korea, a report said Saturday.
Ahmad said Malaysia had to develop its own technology for high resolution satellite imaging as advanced countries were reluctant to sell it.
Malaysia's first two satellites, Measat and TiungSAT-1, are used for communications and earth observation.
www.spacedaily.com /2002/021123034355.xm0faou2.html   (181 words)

  
 NewsFromRussia.Com:Malaysia acquires military transport planes
Malaysia signed a deal with Airbus SAS' military division Thursday to buy four A400M transport planes worth 2.8 billion ringgit (US$740 million; Ђ628 million).
Deputy Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, who witnessed the signing of the purchase agreement at an air show on northern Malaysia's Langkawi island, said the aircraft would replace part of the armed force's aging fleet of C130 Hercules freight planes.
Airbus Military has orders from the government of countries including Belgium, Britain, France, Germany, Spain, South Africa and Turkey, with deliveries for the A400Ms scheduled to begin in 2009.
newsfromrussia.com /world/2005/12/08/69475_.html   (361 words)

  
 Malaysia retains military link - smh.com.au
Malaysia will continue its military cooperation with Australia despite outrage about Australian Prime Minister John Howard's stance advocating preemptive strikes against terrorists in the region, Malaysia's Defence Minister said on Tuesday.
Howard said on December 1 that Australia reserved the right to launch unilateral strikes in the region against terrorists plotting attacks on Australia and its citizens, triggering an angry reaction from its Asian neighbours.
Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad warned that his country would consider any incursion on its soil as an act of war.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2002/12/18/1039656418457.html   (218 words)

  
 Water issue could spark Malaysia-Singapore military conflict: report
HARP criticism mounted in Muslim Malaysia Sunday (Feb 3) over Singapore's ban on its schoolgirls from wearing Islamic headscarves, despite Singapore's objection to interference in its internal affairs.
Shahrizat said while it is Singapore's internal matter and it is the policy of Malaysia not to interfere, there has to be some kind of respect towards all religions.
Malaysia has a majority Muslim population but large Chinese and Indian minorities, while Singapore is dominated by ethnic Chinese with a Muslim minority.
www.singapore-window.org /sw02/020203a1.htm   (428 words)

  
 AEGiS-AP: Senate Threatens Malaysia Military Aid
WASHINGTON - The Senate tied $1.2 million in military aid for Malaysia to religious freedom there, a response Monday to criticism of Jews by the Southeast Asian nation's prime minister.
Before money could be spent, the State Department would have to determine that Malaysia "supports and promotes religious freedoms, including tolerance for people of the Jewish faith." The stipulation could be waived for national security reasons.
The restrictions were approved by voice vote as an amendment to the $18.1 billion foreign aid bill being considered by the Senate.
www.aegis.com /news/ap/2003/AP031031.html   (609 words)

  
 Malaysia, military allies to proceed with war games despite SARS scare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
A total of 2,703 personnel, 29 ships and 86 aircraft are expected to take part in the June 21-July 5 exercise in the South China Sea, codenamed "Flying Fish 2003," a defence ministry spokesman told AFP.
The triennial war games, hosted by Malaysia, is conducted under the auspices of the Five-Power Defence Arrangements (FPDA), a 32-year-old group formed as a bulwark for threats against Singapore and Malaysia.
But Malaysia will not take any chances and will closely monitor the health of the participants, he added.
www.spacewar.com /2003-a/030527094144.997goee4.html   (264 words)

  
 Russia and Malaysia Conclude Big Military Deal - Pravda.Ru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The contact is valued at $900 million; thanks to the deal, Malaysia is rated third after China and India among countries purchasing Russian military technology.
The Russian authorities hope that the example of Malaysia will be demonstrative for other neighboring countries wishing to improve the technical potential of the air force.
The total export of Russia's military devices made up $4.8 billion in 2002 which rated Russia second after the USA regarding the volume of arms export.
english.pravda.ru /society/2001/07/20/10668.html   (540 words)

  
 Malaysia Military manpower - military age - Military   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Malaysia Military manpower - military age - Military
Home > Malaysia > Military > Military manpower - military age
This entry gives the minimum age at which an individual may volunteer for military service or be subject to conscription.
www.indexmundi.com /malaysia/military_manpower_military_age.html   (62 words)

  
 Malaysia Rejects U.S. Military Bases - IslamicSydney.com
Malaysia would not allow the United States to establish military bases within its borders but the Southeast Asian country was open to other forms of defence cooperation with Washington, a news report said.
He said the government was willing to consider enhancing military training exercises with the United States.
Malaysia, a predominantly Muslim country, has been a key ally in the US-led global fight against terrorism but strongly criticised Washington and its allies for invading Iraq.
islamicsydney.com /story.php?id=985   (205 words)

  
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 Links | Military College Page 7
BEIRUT, July 21 -- The Israeli military called up reserve troops Friday and broadcast urgent radio warnings for civilians of battered southern Lebanon to leave "immediately" for relative safety north of the Litani River, adding to the growing indications that Israel is planning a large-scale ground...
A military jury recommended no punishment Friday for former U.S. Naval Academy quarterback Lamar S. Owens Jr., who was acquitted of rape charges but convicted of conduct unbecoming an officer and disobeying a lawful order.
Russia launched a military satellite from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in the northwestern region of Arkhangelsk, Russian news agencies have said.
www.amilitary.net /Links/Military_College_Page_7.php   (647 words)

  
 NZ should suspend planned military exercises with Malaysia - Green Party   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Green Party wants the government to suspend forthcoming military exercises with Malaysia in the wake of the six year jail sentence on Anwar Ibrahim.
Green Party Foreign Affairs spokesperson Keith Locke said the charges, trial and sentencing of Anwar Ibrahim amounted to a clear travesty of justice and called on the New Zealand government to stand up and be counted on the issue.
The New Zealand Defence force is due to participate in a major air and naval exercise in Malaysia in August/September.
www.greens.org.nz /searchdocs/PR3802.html   (262 words)

  
 MALAYSIA WEBSITE .COM :: Introduction to Malaysia & All Things Malaysian - Powered by EJRS.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
To capture the very essence of Malaysia at its finest, we are compiling a selection of articles written by Malaysians, visitors to Malaysia, and internationals, with a passion for all things Malaysian.
All it takes is an ear to listen, a heart to care, and a hand to write the story.
We are going to make the book really affordable so there's absolutely no excuse not to get yourselves, your friends and loved ones a copy...
my-malaysia.info   (324 words)

  
 Israel Receives Huge Increase in US Military Aid; Malaysia's May Be Cut   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Israel is to get $2.2 billion in US military aid in 2005 -- that's $2,200 million, $60 million more than was previously agreed upon (even including fictional "deductions" for Israel's new Berlin Wall).
Meanwhile, because of Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir's truthful remarks about Jewish power, Malaysia must show more "...tolerance for people of the Jewish faith" in order to get its $1.2 million in military aid, even though Mahathir has retired.
Israel's take is almost 2,000 times that of Malaysia, even though Malaysia has a population nearly four times as large as the Jewish state's.
www.nationalvanguard.org /story.php?id=1025   (215 words)

  
 Malaysian Military | Malaysia's Military | Malaysias Military
TravelBlog » World Facts » Malaysia » Military
Military branches: Malaysian Army (Tentera Darat Malaysia), Royal Malaysian Navy (Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia, TLDM), Royal Malaysian Air Force (Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia, TUDM) (2005)
Military expenditures - percent of GDP: 2.03% (FY00)
www.travelblog.org /World/my-mil.html   (156 words)

  
 Find in a Library: Cultural pluralism in Malaysia : polity, military, mass media, education, religion, and social class
Find in a Library: Cultural pluralism in Malaysia : polity, military, mass media, education, religion, and social class
Cultural pluralism in Malaysia : polity, military, mass media, education, religion, and social class
WorldCat is provided by OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. on behalf of its member libraries.
www.worldcatlibraries.org /wcpa/ow/e5fd2ce1bec80944.html   (102 words)

  
 The Agonist: Senate Votes to Restrict Military Aid to Malaysia
The Agonist: Senate Votes to Restrict Military Aid to Malaysia
Senate Votes to Restrict Military Aid to Malaysia
The Senate voted yesterday to restrict military aid to Malaysia in response to Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's assertion that Jews control the world through their influence over major powers.
www.agonist.org /archives/010289.html   (63 words)

  
 New Straits Times: Malaysia, US joint military exercise@ HighBeam Research
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- Malaysia and the United States are holding a 15-day joint military exercise involving a total of 2,000 officers and men from the armed forces of both countries.
The exericse, which involves six elements, is being carried out at the Royal Malaysian Navy base in Lumut, the Straits of Malacca and the Asahan Camp in Malacca.
highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?docid=1P1:82547433&...   (138 words)

  
 Malaysia, Malaysia communication, Malaysia transportation, Malaysia military, Malaysia transnational issues
Malaysia, Malaysia communication, Malaysia transportation, Malaysia military, Malaysia transnational issues
domestic: good intercity service provided on Peninsular Malaysia mainly by microwave radio relay; adequate intercity microwave radio relay network between Sabah and Sarawak via Brunei; domestic satellite system with 2 earth stations
note: in addition to these national and main regional roads, Malaysia has thousands of kilometers of local roads that are maintained by local jurisdictions (1999)
zhenghe.tripod.com /m/malaysia/facts3.html   (360 words)

  
 : : Laman Web Rasmi Kementerian Pertahanan Malaysia : :   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
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