May 19, 2013
CAIRO [MENL] -- Tunisia, led by a Muslim Brotherhood government, has conducted a crackdown on the Al Qaida-inspired opposition.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has been struggling with a spate of abductions, including those of security officers, in the Sinai Peninsula.
May 17, 2013
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Qatar, alarmed by the Syrian military offensive againstSunni rebels, fears an insurgency campaign sponsored by President BasharAssad.
May 16, 2013
LONDON [MENL] -- Syria was believed to have received components of Russia'sS-300PMU2 air defense system.