Oct 16, 2000
LONDON [MENL] -- The Islamic opposition wants to reconcile with SyrianPresident Bashar Assad amid what it terms is the threat by Israel toDamascus and Beirut.
Oct 19, 2000
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Prime Minister Ehud Barak is trying to tempt Likudchairman Ariel Sharon to join the goverment in a proposal that is opposed bymany within the right-wing opposition.
Oct 23, 2000
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has again emerged as themost reliable American ally in the Arab world.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel is concerned over calls for an Arab war and hasincreased surveillance of its neighbors.