Sep 16, 2005
GAZA CITY [MENL] -- In what could spark a major backlash, the security adviser to Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, who was also the nephew of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, has been assassinated.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States hopes to ensure the self-sufficiency of a significant number of Iraq Army battalions by mid-2006.
Aug 31, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Western security guards, many of them from British andU.S. special forces, earn up to $33,000 a month for their services in Iraq, but encounter dailyattacks from Sunni insurgents and accidental fire from U.S. military forces.
Aug 30, 2005
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran has announced a breakthrough in its nuclear programthat could end Teheran's dependence on foreign suppliers for nuclear fuel.