Feb 28, 2005
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The Iraq Army has assumed control over the toughest areaof the nation's capital.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has imposed a surcharge on ships that transportmilitary equipment through the Suez Canal.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The Republic of Cyprus has accused Turkey of deployingU.S.-origin upgraded main battle tanks on the divided island.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has completed what officials termedemergency deployment of a naval-based missile defense system.