Jan 14, 2005
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israel has quietly resigned itself to a Russian sale ofSA-18 surface-to-air missiles to Syria.
LONDON [MENL] -- President Bashar Assad has decided to acquire offensive and defensive weapons in 2005 as part of an effort to repel any U.S. or Israeli attack on Syria.
GAZA CITY [MENL] -- An Iranian-sponsored Palestinian group claims to havedeveloped an extended-range missile.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Egypt and Israel have agreed to establish and man a joint command and control center along the border with the Gaza Strip.