Iran

October 23, 2003

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Bahrain-based First Islamic Investment Bank has reported the partial sale of Medifax-EDISM to US-based WebMD Corporation for $280 million. Prior to the closing of the transaction, Medifax will distrib

October 22, 2003

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U.S. President George W. Bush Wednesday welcomed Iran's pledge to accept intrusive inspections of its nuclear program as a "very positive development"

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Hamas leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin has confirmed that his movement is holding the remains of an Israeli soldier killed during an Israeli operation in th

October 21, 2003

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Iran said Tuesday it is unshaken by speculation that Israel could carry out pre-emptive military strikes against its nuclear facilities, saying such a

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Pakistan's Prime Minister Zafarullah Jamali departed for Tehran Tuesday on a three-day official visit to Iran aimed at strengthening economic cooperat

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi said on Tuesday his country was prepared to show full transparency regarding its nuclear program.

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has warned that Middle East peace is more distant than ever denouncing Israel's "racist" policy against Palestinians

October 20, 2003

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The foreign ministers of Britain, France and Germany are to pay an unprecedented visit to Tehran on Tuesday for talks with Iranian President Mohammad

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Talks between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency have resulted in an "understanding" that could lead to Tehran signing up to tougher insp

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Access infrastructure solutions provider Citrix Systems (Citrix) has announced the launch of its new MetaFrame Access Suite including Citrix MetaFrame Password Manager 2.0, Conferencing Manager 2.0, C

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KIPCO Asset Management Company, a Kuwaiti financial investment services company, will be listing its shares on the Kuwait Stock Exchange on October 20, 2003 after unprecedented demand in a pre-listing

October 19, 2003

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Iran on Sunday slammed the adoption in Washington of a bill to impose sanctions on Syria and accused American policymakers of being guided by Israel. 

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Saudi Arabia and Pakistan said Sunday they would dispatch troops to Iraq only if a request was received from the Iraqi people and a consensus was reac

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Iran has invited the British, French and German foreign ministers to Tehran to follow up on their initiative to settle a dispute over Tehran's nuclear

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The Israeli army began recruiting five reserve battalions Sunday, carrying out a decision made by Israel's Defense Minister Saul Mofaz and approved by