Nov 20, 2008
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia has ruled out a military strike againstpirates who operate in the Gulf of Aden.
Nov 05, 2008
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- NATO has concluded that Iran was incapable of blockingthe Strait of Hormuz, the passage for 40 percent of global oil shipments.
Oct 29, 2008
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. Navy has established a unit to fight piratesin the Gulf of Aden.
Oct 22, 2008
LONDON [MENL] -- An Iranian ship captured by Somali pirates was believed tocontain nuclear or chemical weapons agents.