Nov 22, 2002
LONDON [MENL] -- Syria has been searching through former East Bloc countriesfor Soviet-origin armored personnel carriers.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israel's military has recaptured the West Bank city ofBethlehem.
Nov 21, 2002
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The Republic of Cyprus is examining a proposal to reviseits defense budget to prepare for the prospect of a settlement of thedivided island.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has linked future weapons deals to hugeoffset packages that would ensure the transfer of technology to and trainingin the kingdom.