Jun 06, 2004
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Israel has assassinated a leading Hamas operative based inSyria.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States has arrested a senior Iraqi commander inwhat was described as a blow to the newly-reconstituted National Guard.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Middle East has been designated as a principalmarket for unmanned aerial vehicles.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. intelligence and law enforcement communitycontinues to be hampered by an inability to rapidly process Arabic and otherMiddle East languages required for operations against Al Qaida and alignedgroups.