Jan 07, 2004
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has pledged to theUnited States that he will help establish an interim Palestinian state in2004 regardless of whether the Palestinian Authority ends the more thanthree-year-old war with the
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The U.S. Army has completed training of 1,300Iraqis employed to secure their country's oil sector.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. Defense Department is said to be mulling aproposal to expand special operations forces and send them to destroyinsurgency strongholds along the Lebanese-Syrian border.
Jan 06, 2004
CAIRO [MENL] -- Yemen's security forces were said to have improved intechnical skills, including foiling attempts at Internet crime.