Apr 16, 2004
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egypt has offered to deploy up to 400 troops in the GazaStrip.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- Al Qaida has targeted Saudi officers in wake of thekilling of several members of the Islamic insurgency leadership in thekingdom.
AMMAN [MENL] -- Al Qaida sought to attack Jordanian government and militaryinstallations with chemical weapons in a campaign meant to kill thousands ofpeople in theHashemite kingdom.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The United States has maintained its aim to increase thesize of Iraq's security forces, despite their failure in the Shi'ite revolt.