Dec 05, 2004
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egyptian authorities face Bedouin unrest amid a crackdownagainst a suspected Islamic insurgency network in the Sinai Peninsula.
AMMAN [MENL] -- Jordan, fearing the spread of the Sunni insurgency into thecountry, has closed its border with Iraq.
Dec 03, 2004
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- The government envisions Palestinian insurgencystrikes on civilian and military targets during a planned effort to expel upto 10,000 Israeli from the Gaza Strip and the northern West Bank in 2005.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The U.S. military has set a new goal in Iraq: to seizecontrol of the western city of Ramadi from Sunni insurgents.