Mar 20, 2015
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has reaffirmed a decision to maintain its fleet ofmodernized U.S.-origin F-4 fighter-jets.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq, acknowledging the shortcomings of the military, hasapproved funding of Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias to battle Islamic Stateof Iraq and Levant.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Islamic State of Iraq and Levant appears divided overcooperation with the Nusra Front for the Defense of Levant.
Mar 19, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has reported a successful attack on aleading Al Qaida-aligned operative in Somalia.