May 12, 2004
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The U.S. military has tried to win support from Shi'iteleaders to rebuild the Iraqi Civil Defense Corps.
May 11, 2004
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has awarded a contract to an Israelidefense firm to help improve an air-to-ground missile.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israeli authorities have captured an Arab insurgency cellsaid to have targeted Israeli soldiers.
AMMAN [MENL] -- Jordan has sentenced the nephew of a leading Al Qaidaoperative to jail in connection with a plot to attack tourist sites in theHashemite kingdom.