Dec 08, 2009
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has asked Gulf Arab states to help inthe NATO stabilization campaign in Afghanistan.
Dec 16, 2009
ANKARA [MENL] -- Just days after the government rejected a U.S. request,Turkey has resumed consideration of a NATO proposal to send additionaltroops to Afghanistan.
Jan 19, 2010
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has launched a research projectto produce aviation fuel from plants.
Feb 16, 2010
CAIRO [MENL] -- For the first time, the Egyptian Navy has begun interceptingPalestinian vessels near the coast of the Gaza Strip.