Feb 25, 2005
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has established a command and controlcenter meant to focus on counter-insurgency missions.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military and police have drafted worst-casescenarios that envision armed clashes with tens of thousands of Jews duringthe expulsion of about 10,000 residents from the Gaza Strip and northernWest Bank.
LONDON [MENL] -- Interpol says the threat from Al Qaida has not eased sincethe U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2001.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has designated Arabic a strategic language and plans to expand its instruction in schools throughout the nation.