Sep 16, 2008
CAIRO [MENL] -- Algeria has approved a significant increase in its defensebudget.
Aug 25, 2008
CAIRO [MENL] -- Algeria has been concerned that Al Qaida significantly increased its operational presence in 2008.
Aug 18, 2008
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey's new military chief has been described as anardent, albeit quiet, secularist as well as a proponent of strategicrelations with the United States.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The U.S. military has determined that the Al Qaida networkhas used the hometown of the late Saddam Hussein as a haven in Iraq.