Nov 01, 2001
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Oman has come under pressure from several Arab andIslamic countries to ensure the quick withdrawal of 24,000 British troopsin the wake of a major joint exercise with the sultanate.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- A split is developing within the Iranian-backed Hizbullahmovement amid concern that the regime of President Bashar Assad iscooperating with Washington in the U.S.-led war against terrorism.
Oct 30, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Greece and the Republic of Cyprus plan to continue todeploy the S-300 anti-aircraft in Crete.
Oct 29, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- The Republic of Cyprus has pledged to hold a majorexercise with Greece within a few months.