May 06, 2004
LONDON [MENL] -- BAe Systems, denying it operates a slush fund for Saudiofficials, has been concerned that a British Defence Ministry investigationcould jeopardize projects with U.S. defense contractors.
May 05, 2004
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Al Qaida was believed to have intensified the smugglingof weapons and explosives from Iraq to operatives in Saudi Arabia.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Palestinian insurgency groups have launched a drive torecruit foreign journalists and diplomats in an effort to smuggle moneyand explosives for attacks in Israel.