Washington has deployed large numbers of Air Force and Navy attack aircraft to the Gulf to bolster what it calls a 'formidable military force' to deter an Iraqi invasion of Kuwait. Page 11
Cedras ready to step down
Haiti's military leader, General Raoul Cedras, is expected to step down today and eventually go into exile in Spain. The army's chief of staff, General Philippe Biamby, also set to leave office today, may depart for the Dominican Republic. Page 12
Cult leader's body found
Swiss television reported that the body of Joseph di Mambro, leader of the Order of the Solar Temple cult has been identified. Page 12
EU food 'dumped as aid'
EU surpluses have been dumped in East Europe as food aid, disrupting new market economies, says a report from the European Court of Auditors. Page 10
Drigg nuclear site 'unsafe'
Greenpeace activists have secretly entered the radioactive dump site at Drigg, Cumbria, and found what they claim to be breaches of safety laws. Page 7
Gains for Austrian far right
Jorg Haider of the far right celebrated big election gains in Austria yesterday. Page 10
Newcastle remain unbeaten
A late goal by Steve Howey for the Premiership leaders preserved Newcastle United's unbeaten record in a 1-1 draw against Blackburn Rovers. Page 36Reuse content