Dec 15, 2004
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Despite two years of effort, Lebanon remains plagued with400,000 mines and unexploded ordnance buried in the south.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States plans to offer a new Italian-originnaval gun meant to foil insurgency attacks of the sort that destroyed theUSS Cole in Yemen four years ago.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. military has been using Iraq and other partsof the Middle East as a laboratory for the development and testing ofunmanned aerial vehicles.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Kuwait has obtained U.S. support for the sheikdom'sF/A-18 fighter-jet fleet.