Nov 29, 2004
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel has been reviewing whether to maintain a policeforce for the Defense Ministry in a move that could reduce the authority ofthe powerful government agency.
Dec 09, 2004
AMMAN [MENL] -- The regime of President Bashar Assad has been coordinatingwith Saddam Hussein loyalists to send Sunni insurgents to fight the U.S.-ledcoalition in Iraq.
Jan 09, 2005
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was said to have discussed a proposal to launch a war in the Middle East in an effort to divert attention from an investigation into allegations of bribery and corruption.
Oct 03, 2005
ATHENS [MENL] -- Greece plans to investigate allegations that a former defense minister accepted bribes in connection with the Hellenic Navy's modernization program.