Sep 16, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has been closely monitoring thestability of Bahrain, the base of American naval operations in the Gulf.
CAIRO [MENL] -- The European Union plans to establish a security presence inthe Gaza Strip.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- After more than 35 years of operations, Iran has succeededin maintaining a range of U.S.-origin military platforms.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Kuwait could enter into a confrontation with the UnitedStates over the prosecution of an American military airman.