British tanks land in Saudi Arabia Battle tanks of the British 7th Armored Brigade "Desert Rats" are unloaded at a port in Saudi Arabia Saturday and return to the desert for the first time since World War II to join the 350,000-strong multinational force massing in the gulf. The tanks have 120mm guns and 7.62mm machine guns. Thousands in U.S. protest gulf policy, story on A3; Cheney says sanctions are working, story on A4.