Jul 10, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Israel is said to have blocked the appointment of anIndian officer to head United Nations peacekeeping forces in Lebanon.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Egypt has again offered to help Gulf Arab nations inregional defense.
Jul 09, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The United States has stopped Jordan from sellingAmerican-built tanks to Lebanon.
Jul 05, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iranian President Mohammed Khatami, who won a landslidevictory last month, plans to replace his defense minister despite oppositionfrom the ruling Islamic clergy.