Egypt

June 23, 2004

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A major medical congress in Abu Dhabi, held under the auspices of the General Health Authority (GHA), has brought together specialists from across the

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French doctor, who is currently supervising the health condition of Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki in France, has announced that he will halt all medication for two months due to the gradual progress in th

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Egypt's Minister of Petroleum Sameh Fahmy said Monday that major international oil companies will explore for oil and gas all over Egypt after 25 oil and gas agreements were concluded from February to

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Syria's Transport Minister Dr. Makram Obeid Tuesday opened "The First International Motor Show at the Fair Grounds in Damascus.  In a statement to SANA news agency, Obeid said that prices of cars in S

June 22, 2004

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Israeli snipers shot and killed two Palestinians on Tuesday afternoon in the northern Gaza Strip.

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An apartment building collapsed Tuesday in Egypt's southern city of Aswan, killing at least five people and wounding 17, the Interior Ministry said.  

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A majority of Israeli Jews think Israeli Arabs are a threat to security and believe they should be encouraged to leave the country, according to a new

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A small bomb exploded on a motorway bridge in the Turkish city of Istanbul on Tuesday, injuring one officer as he seized the device, state-run <i>An

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Iran is to prosecute eight British soldiers arrested for allegedly straying into Iranian territorial waters close to the Iraqi border, <i>Al-Alam</i>

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Palestinian resistance factions expressed dismay and surprise over a security role for certain Arab countries in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank.

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Egyptian singer Shireen Ahmad is scheduled to head to Lebanon this week to take part in the special celebration for the official launching of the Pan Arab Games

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A large number of singers and musicians expressed their resentment for the unexpected decision by the Egyptian Musician Syndicate to accept Egyptian singer Ruby as a member, after all the commotion sh

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The North Africa Enterprise Development (NAED), a regional small and medium enterprise business development facility managed by the International Finance Corporation, convened a half-day forum Monda

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Washington has prevented Israeli companies from taking part in Chinese tenders for providing security at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, <i>Israel Radio</i> reported Tuesday.

June 21, 2004

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Doctors treating Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Monday delayed plans for an operation, Egyptian media reported. The operation, to repair a slip