Sep 16, 2005
LONDON [MENL] -- The European Union plans to contribute 280 million eurosfor development of the Gaza Strip.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has decided to freeze the assets of aJordanian linked to Al Qaida who financed Egyptian insurgents in Europe.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Amid widespread corruption, Iraq has depleted its defenseprocurement budget in a move that torpedoed plans to end the military'sdependence on the United States.
ANKARA [MENL] -- Turkey and the United States have agreed to expand a newcounter-terrorism center.