Jul 15, 2012
LONDON [MENL] -- Syrian Brig. Gen. Manaf Tlas left for exile after along-running feud with the regime of President Bashar Assad.
Jan 17, 2012
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Iraq has been detaining hundreds of foreigncontractors, including those hired to protect the U.S. embassy in Baghdad.
Dec 11, 2011
CAIRO [MENL] -- Libya's new interim government has decided on a showdownwith the powerful militias of the North African country.
Sep 02, 2011
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has sought to recruit Muslim allies to helpthe Sunni kingdom confront neighboring Iran, a report said.