Dec 10, 2001
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Kuwait has signed an agreement to purchase artilleryfrom China.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military chief faces dismissal amid his publicopposition to a government plan to ease restrictions on the PalestinianAuthority.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Republic of Cyprus has joined an alert for theprospect of a nonconventional terrorist attack on the island.
LONDON [MENL] -- British troops participating in the Swift Sword IIexercises in Oman are on alert amid the U.S.-led air strikes against theTaliban inAfghanistan.