May 16, 2013
LONDON [MENL] -- Syria was believed to have received components of Russia'sS-300PMU2 air defense system.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The government has resisted a parliamentaryinvestigation into what deputies called a coverup of an Islamist insurgencyplot in Kuwait.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Algeria and Tunisia have been engaged in intensive effortsto stop the flow of Al Qaida operatives.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Turkey has sought a full partnership with the UnitedStates on Middle East issues, a report said.