May 21, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States plans to bolster the ballisticmissile defense fleet of the United Arab Emirates.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council has been urged toestablish an integrated battle command as the first step toward a regionalballistic missile defense network.
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- Gulf Cooperation Council states, alarmed over the growinginfluence of Iran, have begun financing militias in the Hamas-controlledGaza Strip.
May 20, 2015
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council, fresh from a failed summitwith the United States, has been examining the prospect of militaryconscription.