Syria

August 6, 2002

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Police officials in Kenya's northeastern regional capital Garissa have arrested a Syrian national and sent him to Nairobi for interrogation, security

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Maritime and Mercantile International (MMI) has opened a new store in Dubai. Located on the Trade Center Road in Karama, this is the sixth MMI retail outlet in Dubai. MMI's new store expects to cater

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Syria received some 3.3 million tourists last year and is expected to host over four million visitors in 2002, reported the Republic’s Ministry of Tourism. The Ministry is currently working towards m

August 5, 2002

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On Sunday, Damascus Radio said Israel represents an “abnormal political and military situation according to all norms agreed upon by the international

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Lebanese Parliament Members Mohammed Yagee and Kaiser Moawad have stressed the distinguished bilateral ties between Syria and Lebanon in dealing with

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Spain has intensified its military presence in its North African enclave of Melilla following Morocco's criticism of Madrid for refusing to discuss th

August 4, 2002

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Egyptian airport officials foiled Saturday an attempt to smuggle 7,000 dried lizards out of the country for sale as aphrodisiacs, airport sources said

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Security authorities in Kuwait have arrested thirteen Iranians who entered the emirate illegally by sea, a newspaper said Saturday.   The men, who wer

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Damascus Radio reported on Saturday that the Israeli government “feels frustration” due to the “Palestinian steadfastness, persistence of the Intifada

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An Islamic conference, attended by around 100 Muslim scholars from 34 different Muslim countries, was inaugurated in Amman Sunday.   The participants

August 3, 2002

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton told Jewish supporters in Toronto earlier this week that he would fight and die to protect Israel if Iraq or Iran e

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Turkey's parliament abolished the death penalty and legalized education and broadcasts in Kurdish on Saturday, steps directed to boost the country's c

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Since two years ago, the pretty Syrian artist Rawas’h Yasin has been gearing up to play her role in the comedy series “Maraya” (Mirrors) which this year will be named "Hadith al Maraya" (Mirrors Speec

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The Lebanese heart- throb singer Assi al Hillani will perform a concert within the al Basel Festival which will be held in Syria Sunday Aug,4...

August 1, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Thursday addressed his country’s armed forces through the People’s Army and the Arab Soldier magazines, on the occ