Brussels, Belgium - Kingdom of
BRITISH DEFENCE MINISTER GEOFF HOON HOLDS A PRESS BRIEFING IN BRUSSELS.
British Defence Minister Geoff Hoon holds a press briefing during a
meeting of European and NATO countries' foreign and defence ministers
in Brussels May 19, 2003. British Defence Minister Geoff Hoon urged his
colleagues to draw lessons from the war in Iraq, which analysts say
proved the value of rapid and sustainable force deployment, real-time
battle information and precision-guided munitions. REUTERS/Yves Herman