Dec 03, 2004
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- More than a year after it was established, an Israelimilitarysniper unit composed of former Russian commandos has been disbanded.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- The government envisions Palestinian insurgencystrikes on civilian and military targets during a planned effort to expel upto 10,000 Israeli from the Gaza Strip and the northern West Bank in 2005.
Dec 02, 2004
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israel has approved in principle the deployment ofEgyptian special forces, heavy weapons and armor in eastern Sinai.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Iran has employed the eastern Mediterranean for thetransport of rockets and missiles to Hizbullah.