Dec 21, 2001
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Israel has formally agreed to purchase another 52 F-16multi-role fighters from the United States.
AMMAN [MENL] -- Iraq and Jordan have launched talks on the continuation ofoil supplies to the Hashemite kingdom.
Dec 20, 2001
CAIRO [MENL] -- Yemen has sent reinforcements to the eastern border withSaudi Arabia to battle insurgents aligned with Osama Bin Laden.
LONDON [MENL] -- Saudi Arabia's clergy -- despite the U.S.-led war inAfghanistan -- seeks to wriggle out of the grasp of the regime.