May 06, 2004
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has assessed that Syria acquiredcomponents for centrifuges for the enrichment of uranium in what could bethe most significant step in that Arab country's nascent nuclear weaponsprogram.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has been examining the prospect thatIsrael will attack Iranian nuclear facilities in an attempt to prevent theIslamic republic from completing an atomic bomb as early as this year.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has acknowledged that Qatar hasrefused to pursue Al Qaida operatives.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Gulf Cooperation Council states have expressed interestin a system meant to maintain control of vehicles after high-speed blowouts.