Jul 15, 2004
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Qatar has signed a $7 billion contract with ExxonMobilto construct a gas-to-liquids plant.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has retained its defense and interior ministers aspart of a major Cabinet reshuffle.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Bahrain has agreed to help protect Iraqi waters in thenorthern Persian Gulf.
Jul 14, 2004
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has been pressed by the European Union to withdrawthousands of troops from the divided island of Cyprus.