Jan 09, 2002
ANKARA [MENL] -- Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is pressing Kurdish leadersto approve the entry of government troops into the autonomous area ofnorthernIraq.
Nov 26, 2001
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has launched a $125 millionproject to upgrade its fleet of military helicopters.
Nov 14, 2001
ANKARA [MENL] -- Iraq has again amassed forces in the north in what could bean imminent confrontation with Kurdish separatists.
Nov 11, 2001
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia succeeded in pressuring President GeorgeBush to reaffirm a U.S. pledge to help establish a Palestinian state.