Feb 24, 2003
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- BAe Systems, whose employees have come under attack fromsuspected Al Qaida insurgents, has pledged to maintain operations in SaudiArabia.
Feb 23, 2003
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey continues to delay a decision on whether Washingtoncould deploy up to 40,000 troops in the NATO ally.
Feb 19, 2003
ANKARA [MENL] -- The United States appears to have ended its patience withTurkey and threatens to review their strategic relationship unless Ankaraimmediately approves the deployment of tens of thousands of American troopsin Turkey.
Feb 17, 2003
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has withdrawn from an expectedcontract for the purchase of naval vessels from France.