Aug 24, 2000
CAIRO [MENL] -- Sudanese rebels said the Khartoum regime has increased itsattacks in the south as the United States has launched an effort to end the17-year-old civil war.
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- The Palestinian Authority has turned down U.S. proposalsthat the issue of Jerusalem be delayed.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United Nations has failed in peacekeepingoperations because of inexperienced personnel, insufficient resources andpoor planning.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey has warned that it cannot improve relations withIran unless the Islamic republic ends support for insurgent movements.