Syria

October 28, 2002

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Comtrust, the e-solutions business unit of the Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (Etisalat) staged a comprehensive forum in Abu Dhabi, highlighting the benefits of e-business. Talking to over 15

October 27, 2002

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Syria’s Prime Minister Dr. Mohamad Mustafa Miro received Saturday evening the president of the Arab Bureau of communications and international relatio

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Saudi Information Minister Dr. Fouad bin Abdul-Salam Al-Farsi met in the capital of Riyadh on Sunday with his Lebanese counterpart Ghazi Al-Oreidi, th

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An explosion took place Sunday morning at a gas station in the West Bank settlement of Ariel. At least three Israelis were reported killed. Fatah's Al

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The United Nations Development Programmme has allocated one million dollars to Syria’s Agency for Combating Unemployment. Established last year, the agency is carrying out a five-year initiative to cr

October 22, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told Tuesday US Middle East envoy William Burns that "the United States does not seem able to understand events in th

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Acting President of the Court of Grievances Sheikh Mansoor bin Hamad Al-Malek met in Riyadh on Tuesday with the UN special rapporteur on the independe

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A Canadian citizen, deported by the US has arrived in Syria, a Canadian official said on Monday. Just an hour after Foreign Minister Bill Graham told

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Eighty Jordanians have been freed from jails in Iraq following the amnesty declared by President Saddam Hussein, the kingdom's ambassador to Baghdad s

October 21, 2002

03:00 GMT

Damascus Radio reported Sunday that the US talk about “supporting international legitimacy and bolstering world stability and security - contradict th

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A special United Nations human rights envoy arrived in Riyadh Sunday on a landmark visit during which he is expected to visit prisons and courts, a UN

October 20, 2002

03:00 GMT

French President Jacques Chirac met with his Syrian peer Bashar al Assad in Damascus on Sunday to discuss the Middle East situation and Iraq.

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Yemen Vice President Abdu Rabu Mansoor Hadi paid a visit on Sunday to the Ministry of Oil and Mineral Resources, during which he inspected the work pr

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French President Jacques Chirac is due to visit Damascus Sunday for talks on the Iraq crisis, after saying earlier that Syria should withdraw its troo

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Jawad Qasfi, a Lebanese detained in Israel, has lost his daughter,15, without ever seeing her after the teen died from cancer and was buried on Saturd