Syria

August 18, 2002

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Syrian Prime Minister, Mohammed Mustafa Miro received on Saturday Lebanese Mufti Mohammed Rushid Kabbani.   In the course of the meeting, discussions

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The captain and chief steward of a New York-bound EgyptAir flight grappled with each other in front of passengers, resulting in a two-hour delay in th

August 15, 2002

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On Wednesday, Damascus Radio reported that Israel’s aim behind the “Gaza First” proposal is that the security solutions which serve Israeli interests

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The return to Kuwait of national archives looted by Iraq during its occupation of the emirate will begin "within a few weeks", a United Nations envoy

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Syria’s deputy Prime Minister and foreign minister, Farouq al-Shara, arrived in Islamabad from New Delhi on Wednesday as special envoy of president Ba

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The Moroccan government has allocated 800 million dirhams ($74 million) to agricultural development. The funds will be used to develop farmland, purchase agricultural equipment and increase livestock

August 14, 2002

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An Egyptian man convicted of murder was beheaded Wednesday, the Saudi Interior Ministry said. Al-Hayel al-Sayed Mohammedain was found guilty of murder

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The health of Saudi Arabia's King Fahd is deteriorating despite his recent recovery from eye surgery, diplomats and a Saudi opposition group said.

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Syria and India highlighted in New Delhi on Tuesday the necessity of strengthening bilateral relations in political, economical, trade and scientific

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Damascus Radio has strongly denounced the attempts of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon to destroy the security and stability of the entire region,

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Nile Rating, an affiliate of Fitch Ratings, the international rating agency, raised the Egyptian Cement Company (ECC)’s rating from BBB to A-. The company's outlook was raised to A- due to its success

August 13, 2002

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Damascus Radio on Monday stressed that the aim of building the isolation wall, which Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is trying to build, is actual

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Emirates Airline has placed a further order for the Philips Automated External Defibrillator (AED) device for the new fleet of Emirates planes that have already been ordered from Boeing and Airbus. Th

August 11, 2002

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Syria has released a leading communist dissident after 27 years in jail, a human rights official said on Sunday.

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Bahrain’s Minister of Interior, Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, on Saturday received a written message from his United Arab Emirates counterpa