&to=http:// english.pravda.ru/comp/2002/08/01/33619.html ' target=_blank>IBM's deal to sell its personal computer business to China's Lenovo, a move likely to reshape the industry, signals the PC has evolved into a mass consumer item with little profit, analysts say.
The exit by IBM, which pioneered the personal &to=http:// english.pravda.ru/main/2002/06/19/30662.html ' target=_blank>computer business and set many of the standards for the industry, is likely to benefit some rivals such as Dell.
Representatives of the Israeli Defence Ministry responded to recent reports about the possible delivery of S-300 SAM systems from Russia to Syria. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said that Israel would destroy those systems
Russia is to start supplying S-300 air defence systems to Syria in the near future. The shipments will be conducted free of charge