Sep 26, 2000
LONDON [MENL] -- Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is amassing military forcesin both the north and south of the country in what opposition sources saidcould be a renewed offensive against Kurdish and Shi'ite separatists.
Oct 10, 2000
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Hizbullah does not plan to accelerate contacts for therelease of Israeli prisoners of war held by the Lebanese Shi'ite militia.
Jul 01, 2001
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Islamic insurgents slit the throats of five young womenand killed another man in a bloody attack on a night club in easternAlgeria, eye witnesses said.
Jul 13, 2001
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has denied providing Israeli PrimeMinister Ariel Sharon the go-ahead for military attacks on the PalestinianAuthority.