Jan 16, 2002
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Bush administration plans to pursue its securitydialoguewith Yemen amid renewed threats to U.S. interests in the Arabian peninsula.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- China has agreed to purchase two civilian Israelicommunications satellites as part of a compensation package for thecancellation of the Phalcon airborne early-warning system.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Bahrain and Qatar have signed an accord for a regionalnatural gas grid.
Jan 15, 2002
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council continued to be plagued byopposition to a regional defense pact.