Dec 22, 2004
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States plans to complete the formation,training and equipping of Iraq's military and security forces by the end of2005.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- For the first time since the war in Iraq, Sunni insurgentshave succeeded in launching a major attack on a U.S. military base.
Dec 21, 2004
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Israel faces the prospect of massive resistance to thegovernment's plan to expel about 10,000 Jews from the Gaza Strip andnorthern West Bank in 2005.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- For the first time, the United States has expressed dissatisfaction with the performance of Iraq's military and security forces.