May 18, 2004
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- A North Korean missile shipment to Syria was haltedwhen a train collision in that Asian country destroyed the missile cargo andkilled about a dozen Syrian technicians.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israeli authorities have launched an operation todismantle outposts deemed as unauthorized in the West Bank.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The U.S.-appointed Iraqi leadership has come under directthreat from insurgents.
May 17, 2004
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. Army has acknowledged that its Patriot missiledefense system has been hampered by difficulty in telling friend from foe.