Nov 21, 2001
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey is lobbying the United States for a major militaryrole in Central Asia amid the war in Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. military has expressed satisfaction with theperformance of unmanned air vehicles in Afghanistan.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council's new air defense systemhas become operational.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Islamic insurgents have launched what has been termed as anoffensive during the current fast month of Ramadan.