Nov 03, 2004
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The president of the United Arab Emirates, who launchedan effort to transform his country into a Gulf military power, has died.
LONDON [MENL] -- Yasser Arafat's physicians have failed to issue aprognosis of what ails the Palestinian leader.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military has warned the government of PrimeMinister Ariel Sharon that a withdrawal from the Egypt-Gaza borderwould have strategic repercussions.
Nov 02, 2004
NICOSIA [MENL] -- In a move designed to reduce opposition to the Syrianmilitary presence, Lebanon's new government plans to reduce compulsorymilitary service.