Jun 20, 2005
GAZA CITY [MENL] -- The Palestinian Authority has recruited 3,000 troops tofacilitate the Israeli military withdrawal from the Gaza Strip.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has acknowledged the uphill struggle in efforts to reform Palestinian security agencies.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has asserted that Syria continues to harbor a key financier of the Sunni insurgency in Iraq.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Two years after Iraq established its first post-SaddamHussein government, relations with Iran have again been fraught withtension.