Aug 27, 2014
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has identified the United ArabEmirates as behind unidentified air strikes on Libya.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military, amid its failure to stop Palestinianrocket attacks from the Gaza Strip, has requested a budget increase ofseveral billion dollars.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has agreed toa ceasefire without approval of his Cabinet and amid warnings that Hamaswould soon resume attacks.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Hizbullah was said to have killed a top operative ofIslamic State of Iraq and Levant near the Syrian border with Lebanon.