Mar 21, 2005
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israeli police have procured vehicles, weapons and horses for the expulsion of 10,000 Israelis from the Gaza Strip and northern West Bank.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The U.S. military has determined that Iraq could count on 50,000 Iraqi troops for counter-insurgency operations.
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The Iraq Army, intent on rapid expansion, has retrainedmore 2,500 soldiers who served under the former Saddam Hussein regime.
Mar 18, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Bush administration has urged Congress to increaseU.S. military and security assistance to allies in the Middle East.