Nov 03, 2005
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has formed special operationsforces for counter-insurgency missions.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iran has significantly increased its profile in Iraq.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has named anothercandidate for oil minister.
ATHENS [MENL] -- Greece has requested the maximum amount of options for itsplanned purchase of advanced F-16 multi-role fighters from the UnitedStates.