Nov 04, 2004
LONDON [MENL] -- British authorities announced an investigation intoallegations that BAe Systems paid millions of dollars in bribes tofacilitate weapons contracts with Saudi Arabia.
Nov 02, 2004
NICOSIA [MENL] -- In a move designed to reduce opposition to the Syrianmilitary presence, Lebanon's new government plans to reduce compulsorymilitary service.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Three years after the invasion of Afghanistan, Talibancontinues to receive funding from U.S. allies in the Persian Gulf.