Jul 21, 2005
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Lebanon has retained its pro-Syrian defense minister.
Jul 18, 2005
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia was said to have played a major role in thegrowing Islamic insurgency movement in Europe.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military plans to dismantle its first battalionamid the refusal of soldiers to obey orders to withdraw from the Gaza Stripand northern West Bank.
ANKARA [MENL] -- The United States was said to have supported Turkey'smilitary operations against the Kurdish insurgency.