Latest Persian Gulf states Stories

2005-09-23 14:42:29

By Sue Pleming WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday strongly rejected Saudi fears Iraq is heading toward disintegration and urged Baghdad's neighbors to be more supportive of Iraq's government.

2005-07-19 07:06:36

KUWAIT (Reuters) - A U.S. soldier was found dead on Tuesday at an American military camp in the southern Kuwaiti desert, the U.S. military said. A military statement said the soldier, who was not named pending notification of his family, was not killed in combat.

2005-07-06 06:57:02

By Peter Graff BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq and the United States sought toprevent an exodus of diplomats from Baghdad on Wednesday afteran ambush prompted Pakistan to pull out its ambassador,Bahrain's envoy was shot and Egypt's was kidnapped.

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  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.