Dec 16, 2005
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has been examining the procurement ofadvanced vehicles for the kingdom's security forces.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Oman and Qatar were said to be planning to withdraw fromthe military force of the Gulf Cooperation Council.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The Palestinian Authority has been authorized to takecontrol over the Palestinian insurgency in Lebanon.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia expects to achieve a record budget surplusof $51 billion in 2005.