Jan 04, 2005
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran has reported flights by U.S. military aircraft overnuclear facilities near the borders with Afghanistan and Iraq.
MOSCOW [MENL] -- Russia's state-owned arms export agency reported sales ofmore than $5 billion for 2004.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Kuwait's military has launched an investigation intosoldiers and officers believed to have been recruited by Al Qaida to launchan attack against the U.S. military presence in the sheikdom.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military plans to crack down on soldiers whodisobey orders in an attempt to halt a government plan to withdraw from theGaza Strip and northern West Bank in September 2005.