Jan 20, 2005
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Egypt and Israel, despite high-level security contacts,failed to envision cooperation in rescue efforts required for a majorinsurgency attack along their joint border.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israel's military rejected an opportunity to eliminatethe entire Hamas leadership because of the prospect of major collateraldamage.
AMMAN [MENL] -- Jordan has quietly bolstered its security forces to preparefor an insurgency imported from Iraq.
Jan 19, 2005
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The Gulf Cooperation Council has selected a securitychief in an effort to ensure cooperation against counter-insurgency.