Nov 27, 2002
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has withheld $200 million in aid toIsrael to improve counter-insurgency capabilities.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Lebanon has launched talks for the procurement of weaponsfrom China.
Nov 26, 2002
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Israel has asked for $2 billion in grants as part of a$10 billion aid package comprised mostly of loan guarantees.
Nov 25, 2002
ANKARA [MENL] -- The United States is said to have offered Turkey along-term aid package worth at least $5 billion in exchange for a long-termAmerican military presence in the NATO ally.