Mar 01, 2006
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Bush administration has significantly eased itsopposition to Hamas and no longer sees the Islamic movement as anintractable obstacle to an Israeli-Palestinian peace settlement.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- In a rare demonstration of cooperation, Iraq has capturedan Al Qaida fugitive linked to the plot to destroy Saudi Arabia's largestrefinery.
Feb 28, 2006
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Russia, with numerous clients in the Middle East, wasexpected to continue to dominate the international market for anti-armorweapons.
Feb 27, 2006
CAIRO [MENL] -- The United States has drafted a counter-insurgency plan tohelp protect North Africa from Al Qaida infiltration.