Jan 20, 2006
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.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has ordered the freezing of assets of the leading aide to Syrian President Bashar Assad.