Aug 24, 2005
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States has determined that fewer than fiveIraqi military battalions were capable of fighting Sunni insurgents alone.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran plans to focus on the development of air defense systems andintermediate-range missiles.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Pakistan has resumed a drive to enter the militarymarket in Qatar.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military has been ordered to plan for the rapid evacuation of dozens of unauthorized outposts in the West Bank.