Aug 24, 2000
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United Nations has failed in peacekeepingoperations because of inexperienced personnel, insufficient resources andpoor planning.
Aug 27, 2000
SYDNEY [MENL] -- New Zealand authorities have foiled a terrorist plot toblow up a nearby nuclear reactor during the upcoming Olympic games inSydney, Australia.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Three Israeli soldiers have been killed and oneseriously wounded in clashes with Hamas guerrillas in a West Bank village.Several Palestinians, including two Hamas guerrillas sought by Israel werealso wounded in the shootout.
Aug 28, 2000
JERUSLEM [MENL] -- Senior Israeli officials have said that the killing ofthree Israeli soldiers during an undercover raid in a West Bank village fora wanted Hamas leader may have been caused by friendly fire.