May 16, 2005
CAIRO [MENL] -- Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has canceled his annualvisit to the United States.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United States has arranged a 12-day exercise forGulf Arab militaries.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has determined that Gulf Arab stateshave reduced their funding to Palestinian insurgency groups.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- The Israel Army has equipped combat units with anadvanced U.S.-origin assault rifle.