The popular soft drink maker &to=http:// english.pravda.ru/main/18/90/360/11925_cola.html ' target=_blank>Coca-Cola Co. had to pay attention to its 2005 outlook after sharply lowering its longer-term targets and weakening in key markets including North America, the Philippines and Germany. Its shares were down more than 2 percent in early trading.
The forecast announced Thursday came as a result of an operational review that chairman and chief executive Neville Isdell and other senior managers have been conducting for several months. Isdell was named CEO in May to replace the retiring Doug Daft.
Russia may terminate all kinds of military and military-technical relations with Israel, including the agreement on the exchange of reconnaissance data
The Ilyushin 20 (Il-20) military electronic reconnaissance aircraft of the Russian Air Force with 14 servicemen on board that went off radar screens off the coast of Syria was shot down by Syrian air defense systems over the Mediterranean Sea