Sep 21, 2008
LONDON [MENL] -- Syrian President Bashar Assad, fearing a coup, has orderedthe formation of an Iranian-trained praetorian guard.
JERUSALEM [MENL] -- Jordan's decision to renew its dialogue with Hamasreflects the Hashemite kingdom's growing distrust of Israel, a report said.
Sep 18, 2008
ANKARA [MENL] -- The Turkey military has determined that the Kurdishinsurgency was heading for a breakdown.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The U.S. military has traced the revival of Al Qaida inIraq to fresh volunteers and finances from neighboring Syria.