Aug 22, 2000
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The three Iranian judges hearing an appeal by Jewssentenced to prison on espionage charges remain divided over the validity ofthe case presented by the defense.
Aug 24, 2000
CAIRO [MENL] -- Syria's President Bashar Assad has delayed his visit toEgypt.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Clinton administration is warning of a biologicalor chemical weapons attack over the next few years as a leading expert saysthe nation is totally unprepared for such a threat.
Aug 25, 2000
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iranian President Mohammad Khatami told the families ofthe 10 Iranian Jews convicted of espionage for Israel that justice would beupheld, irrespective of the religion of the defendants.