May 18, 2005
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military has acquired a range of urbanwarfare reconnaissance systems for special operations and SWAT forces.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey's military has launched strikes on Kurdishinsurgency bases in northern Iraq.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia would become a more vital oil supplier tothe United States and the West.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council has been examining anupgrade of its air early-warning alert system.