Feb 19, 2009
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- France has pledged to defend the United Arab Emiratesagainst foreign attack.
Feb 18, 2009
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt, amid a troop buildup, has staged a major militaryexercise in the Sinai Peninsula meant to counter an invasion from Israel.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Iran, said to be on the verge of nuclear weaponscapability, has become the leading priority of Israel's military.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- U.S. security contractors have refused to relay the namesof their Iraqi translators to the Baghdad government.