Sep 16, 2005
GAZA CITY [MENL] -- In what could spark a major backlash, the security adviser to Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, who was also the nephew of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, has been assassinated.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States hopes to ensure the self-sufficiency of a significant number of Iraq Army battalions by mid-2006.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Bahrain has approved a proposal to increase the salariesof the military and police.
LONDON [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has sold U.S.-origin armoredpersonnel carriers toMorocco in violation of a Swiss end-user certificate.