Jun 28, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Bush administration has decided to increasepenalties for those assisting the militaries or defense agencies of suchcountries as Iran, North Korea and Syria.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Oman and Saudi Arabia plan to launchmilitary cooperation.
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- The Palestinian Authority has pressed for the inductionof about 2,000fighters from Jordan in the Palestinian security services.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States plans to expand the Iraqi militaryand security forces to 200,000 by October 2005.