Jan 12, 2003
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat has refused to relay acommitment for a ceasefire with Israel.
Jan 10, 2003
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has withheld a request from Egypt forthe extradition of a Palestinian insurgency leader wanted for the killing ofan American during the seizing of a cruise ship in 1985.
Jan 09, 2003
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Syrian troops fired on an Israeli military unit in theGolan Heights in the first such incident in years.
Jan 06, 2003
CAIRO [MENL] -- The ceasefire in southern Sudan is said to have beenshattered.