TITLE

MER CHRONOLOGY OF THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);8/27/2011, Vol. 141 Issue 1266, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on various political events that happened in the Middle East in the week of August 24-26, 2011. It states that the attack at a military checkpoint in Algiers, Algeria on August 24 killed one and wounded two people. It says that on August 20, Egypt withdrew a diplomat from Israel. It adds that a possible American drone attack on August 26 killed eight suspected members of al-Qaeda in the province of Abyan in Yemen.
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