Jul 21, 2004
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military has been urging the government of PrimeMinister Ariel Sharon to order a major offensive against Hizbullah.
LONDON [MENL] -- France has proposed the establishment of a defense alliancewith three of its North African allies.
Jul 20, 2004
LONDON [MENL] -- Iraq plans to establish a national oil company by 2005.