MOGADISHU, Somalia, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The United Nations has approved plans for the African Union to build up its peacekeeping force in Somalia to more than 22,000 troops to support the shaky Western-backed government against Islamist militants who refuse to quit their guerrilla war despite recent setbacks.
SINGAPORE, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The overcrowded Malaysian mobile telecom sector is headed for a consolidation ahead of a launch of third generation mobile technology. Or so wishes the government.
But the five mobile companies involved appear to be reluctant to move in that direction
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