Aug 09, 2001
CAIRO [MENL] -- Sudanese rebels are said to have launched their firstsuccessful attack on oil installations in the south of the country.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has imposed restrictions thatprevent the entry of vessels believed to be carrying smuggled Iraqi oil.
Oct 04, 2001
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- British Prime Minister Tony Blair arrives in Oman toaddress thousands of troops deployed in the Swift Sword-2 exercise in theGulf region.
Oct 05, 2001
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat has firedpolice commanders in a major West Bank city amid charges that his officialshave harassed Christians in the area.