Jan 02, 2006
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has completed preparations for a massivesecurity operation to protect about 1 million foreign Muslim pilgrims.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- For the first time, the Bush administration has raisedthe prospect of imposing U.S. sanctions on Egypt.
Dec 16, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The House of Representatives has linked U.S. aid to thePalestinian Authority to a ban on Hamas participation in legislative elections next month.
Dec 15, 2005
ANKARA [MENL] -- Tensions have risen between Turkey's military andIslamist government.