Syria

May 20, 2002

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The European Union (EU) - Cyprus Joint Parliamentary Committee is scheduled to hold its twenty-first meeting in Nicosia between May 22-24, according t

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Syria’s Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Farouk al Shara received on Sunday a Canadian parliamentary delegation led by Chairman of the Canadian-Syr

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Syrian Vice President Mohammed Zuhair Masharqa met on Sunday with the branches of the Baath party and those of the Progressive National Front.  Mashar

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Twenty people were killed during tribal violence in the southwestern Sudanese town of Adila, a member of parliament told the press Sunday.  The victim

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Zaman al Wasl: Andalusian Tale is the title of the new historical series in which a large number of Syrian, Qatari and Jordanian stars participate.

May 19, 2002

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Sudan's first vice president, Ali Osman Taha, said on Saturday in Damascus that his country wants to enhance its cooperation with Syria, especially in

May 18, 2002

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The United States government supports United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan's statement that between now and the end of June the focal issues on

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Syrian actor Abdel Rahman Al Rashii, known by his audience through his roles characterized with brutality and evilness, reiterates that his real life is completely the opposite.

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Iraqi singer Elham al Madfa’i introduced himself to his audience through his unique and special performance and songs which blended modern art with the folklore.

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Among the remarkable Syrian films which have recently been wrapped up, is al Risalah al Akhirah (The Last Message) directed by Basel al Khatib.

May 16, 2002

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In the months prior to the September 11 attacks, the Bush administration received intelligence reports that Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden could be p

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The term in office of veteran Syrian Defense Minister Mustafa Tlass, who has reached the retirement age of 70, has been extended by two years, politic

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Turkish Prime Minister Bulent Ecevit said he planned to rest at home for a few more days to recover from a stiff muscle in his back and did not give a

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Authorities in Syria have named Ghazi Dib director general of the official Syrian Arab News Agency SANA, replacing Ali Abdul Karim who was dismissed l

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Syrian Prime Minister Mohammed Mustapha Miro is expected to visit Turkey in late May in a bid to strengthen relations between Damascus and Ankara whic