Sep 16, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has failed to gain significantcooperation from Middle East states in the destruction of man-portable airdefense systems.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Boeing plans to expand its presence in Saudi Arabia inan effort to win additional defense contracts.
MOSCOW [MENL] -- Russia's effort to complete Iran's first nuclear plantcontinues to be hampered by technical difficulties.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military has launched preparations to respond tothe prospect of Palestinian missile and rocket strikes on major cities inthe Jewish state.