Dec 19, 2005
NICOSIA [MENL] -- China seeks to negotiate a $100 billion oil and naturalgas contract with Iran that would cement Beijing's presence in the MiddleEast market.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- For the first time, Al Qaida has threatened theShi'ite community in Lebanon.
Dec 16, 2005
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States has completed preparations for a major troop reduction in Iraq.
Dec 15, 2005
ANKARA [MENL] -- Tensions have risen between Turkey's military andIslamist government.