Nov 15, 2004
GAZA CITY [MENL] -- PLO Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, selected to run forPalestinian elections, has survived an assassination attempt.
Nov 11, 2004
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- The new interim Palestinian leadership has beenchallenged in a move that could hamper plans to succeed the late YasserArafat.
Nov 05, 2004
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat has died.
Oct 27, 2004
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq has decided that its military would continue todepend on Soviet-origin weaponry until the end of the decade.