Jan 22, 2004
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council has agreed to establish aregional task force to halt the financing of Al Qaida-related insurgencygroups.
Jan 20, 2004
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- For the first time, Iraq has agreed to select acivilian as the nation's defense minister.
Jan 13, 2004
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israel has disclosed the first timetable for agovernment plan to unilaterally withdraw from the West Bank and the GazaStrip.
Jan 07, 2004
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Gulf Cooperation Council states plan to improve portsecurity amid threats by Al Qaida.