Dec 09, 2008
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Algeria, despite criticism over human rights, has beenreceiving tens of millions of dollars in weapons from the European Union.
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran has sought to escalate its war with Al Qaida-alignedSunni rebels along the border with Pakistan.
Dec 03, 2008
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Egypt, despite tension in relations with the UnitedStates, continues to grant air and sea rights to the United States, a reportsaid.
Nov 30, 2008
LONDON [MENL] -- Sudan was said to illegally detain and torture dissidents.