Being a UN peacekeeping troop is tough under any circumstances,
but along the border between Eritrea and Ethiopia, that job as been
made a whole lot tougher. Eritrean government officials have banned
the use of helicopters along that tense frontier, putting the lives
of peacekeepers in danger, according to UN officials.
Virginia Beach Mayor Now "Extremely Cautiously Optimistic"
About Chance To Keep Oceana
The battle between Virginia Beach, VA, and Jacksonville, FL, may
be over. At least, the mayor of Jacksonville has declared a
unilateral truce and the mayor of Virginia Beach says she's
"extremely, cautiously optimistic."
BAE Systems has announced deployment of the company's AN/ALQ-221
Advanced Defensive System (ADS) on US Air Force U-2S reconnaissance
airplanes. The system will now be deployed in military operations,
after achieving initial operating capability.