Syria

September 9, 2002

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Croatia’s Crosco Integrated Drilling and Well Services has expanded its integrated drilling and well services package for INA-Naftaplin in Syria. Drilling services are now being provided with two 2000

September 5, 2002

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Syrian Information Minister, Adnan Omran has denied Israeli allegations concerning the presence of Osama bin Laden’s al-Qaeda members in Syria.   In a

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In 1998, during Operation Desert Fox, a British missile sheared off the top of a military hangar in the southern part of Iraq and exposed a carefully

September 4, 2002

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Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister, Walid al-Moalim invested Tuesday the European Union Ambassador, Mark Pierini with the Order of Merit of the Excellent

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Damascus Radio on Tuesday slammed Israel’s nuclear threats and the United States’ hawks’ anti-Iraq positions, according to SANA.   The Syrian state-ru

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President Bush has invited the congressional leadership to a Cabinet Room briefing on Iraq and dispatched his Pentagon chief to Capitol Hill. The meet

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Syrian Vice President, Abdul Halim Khaddam, arrived in the French capital of Paris on Tuesday.   Khaddam is scheduled to meet with President Jacques C

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Dog-handling and biometric technology will come under the spotlight when a diverse range of security industry suppliers line up at the Middle East’s first dedicated law enforcement exhibition in Octob

September 3, 2002

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Syria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Farouk al-Shara received in Damascus Monday the US Deputy Under Secretary of State for Near East A

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Syrian Speaker of the People’s Assembly, Abdulkader Qadoura and an accompanying delegation left Monday for Baghdad to attend the 42nd Emergency Sessio

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The Israeli consulate in Alexandria, Egypt has been closed, according to press reports, cited by The Jerusalem Post.  The decision to close the consul

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Viewers of the Islamic news network in Iran were stunned earlier this week when the regular channel broadcasts were suddenly cut off in favor of a hard-porno movie, which lasted for about three minute

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Russian petroleum company Zarubezhneft is planning to set up a joint venture in Syria that will enable it to intensify its oil exploration and drilling activities in the republic. The initiative was g

September 2, 2002

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Yemeni Parliament Speaker Abdullah Hussein al-Ahmar arrived in Damascus Sunday for talks ahead of an upcoming extraordinary meeting in Baghdad of Arab

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Three women plan to stand in Bahrain's parliamentary elections next month in spite of the defeat of all 31 female candidates in last May's local polls