Dec 18, 2014
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has found a novel way to pay for weapons --offer young men to buy their way out of the military draft.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has been delayed in plans foradditional troop deployment in Iraq.
Dec 11, 2014
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has been searching for armored personnelcarriers to bolster operation against the Shi'ite insurgency in the oil-richEastern Province.
Dec 10, 2014
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq has been preparing for additional Western and Arabmilitary advisers.