Nov 01, 2001
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Oman has come under pressure from several Arab andIslamic countries to ensure the quick withdrawal of 24,000 British troopsin the wake of a major joint exercise with the sultanate.
Oct 30, 2001
LONDON [MENL] -- Supporters of Saudi billionaire fugitive Osama Bin Ladenare said to have split into opposition faction amid a halt in funding.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel has determined that three soldiers abducted byHizbullah more than a year ago have died.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Algeria has scored what officials term new gains in thewar against Islamic insurgents.