Jan 04, 2005
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military plans to crack down on soldiers who disobey orders in an attempt to halt a government plan to withdraw from the Gaza Strip and northern West Bank in September 2005.
ANKARA [MENL] -- The Kurdish Workers Party presence in northern Iraqremains a headache for the United States.
Jan 03, 2005
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States plans to press allies to demonstrategreater cooperation in the effort to interdict weapons of mass destructionfrom such countries as Iran and North Korea.
ABU DHABI [MENL] -- The United Arab Emirates has appointed a deputycommander to the armed forces.