Dec 02, 2004
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey plans to launch a tender for a natural gas pipeline.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The Republic of Cyprus has launched an effort to clearmines along the border with Northern Cyprus.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has turned the National Security Council into acivilian-headed advisory body on defense and military issues.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Iran has employed the eastern Mediterranean for thetransport of rockets and missiles to Hizbullah.