Aug 24, 2005
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States has determined that fewer than fiveIraqi military battalions were capable of fighting Sunni insurgents alone.
Aug 23, 2005
SHIRAT HAYAM, the Gaza Strip [MENL] -- Israel has completed the evacuationof the Gaza Strip under Palestinian fire and has sent the military andpolice to evict Jewish residents of the northern West Bank.
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has tightened security along the Suez Canal.