Jan 20, 2006
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The U.S. military has acknowledged a significantreduction in troops in Kuwait.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has ordered a major military operation againstKurdish insurgents near the Iraqi border.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraqi and U.S. troops have launched a majorcounter-insurgency operation near Syria.
Jan 19, 2006
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Hizbullah, seeking to confront the government, has begunraiding Christian areas of Lebanon.