Dec 11, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The Republic of Cyprus continues its tests of Russia'sMi-26 helicopter.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council is drafting strategy meantto combat the prospect of a severe cash flow that stems from a drop in oilprices.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Lebanon has agreed to purchase natural gas from Syria.
Dec 10, 2001
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has rushed aircraft,helicopters and thousands of troops to the Iraqiborder. Turkish defense sources as well as Arab diplomatssaid Ankara has beefed up forces along its southernborder with Iraq as part of preparations for