FDR implemented laws that benefitted 99% of average Americans.<quoted text>
And he had more of his laws overturned by the USSC than any other president. And his biggest loss was the NRA!
Yemen Signs $ 1.2 Billion Weapons Deal;
Offer Privileges to Russian Navy Fighting Pirates
10, April, 2010 / http://tinyurl.com/mp9q6wg
In his 4th visit to Russia, President Ali Abdullah Saleh showedinterest in more intensive trade, military and economic cooperation between Yemen and Russia, especially in the fields of oil, gas and military armament.
President Saleh also discussed the possibility for canceling Yemen’s debts it owes to Russia, mounting to $6.7 billion, in return for granting Russian companies especially those specialized in construction, oil and gas production privileges to work in Yemen.
Media sources revealed that Saleh has a package of grand civil projects where Russian companies can take part in. He also seeks to sign larger deals of weapons and hardware maintenance with Russia.
According to experts, the deals included paying for an undefined number of Russian fighters MiG-29 as well as other military hardware and spare parts for the weapons imported from Russia in the past.