Algeria

February 16, 2003

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In Algeria, two members of a local security force were killed Saturday in the northeastern region of Kabylie, according to security sources.  The two

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Turkish media Saturday reported that a mysterious convoy of four-wheel drive vehicles had entered northern Iraq, possibly carrying United States soldi

February 13, 2003

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Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz, the Saudi Minister of Interior and President of the Supreme Hajj Committee, received in Makkah Wednesday night the former A

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The EU Commission stepped up pressure on Algeria to reevaluate its position on destination clauses contained in natural gas sales contracts, which are incompatible with the EU’s single market. Russia'

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Iraq broke a $3.8 billion oilfield development contract, for the second time, with Russian oil giant Lukoil. The Ministry of oil insisted that the decision was final and that the government will not e

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Radcom, a network test and quality management solutions provider, will unveil the Cellular Performer, a comprehensive cellular test solution based on the company's next generation performer platform,

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Spain’s Repsol Oil Company has signed an agreement with Australia’s Woodside Petroleum and Portugal Partex Oil and Gas to explore an oil block in Algeria’s Berkine Basin. Repsol will hold a 55 percent

February 12, 2003

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Four people were killed and ten others injured when two cars collided on the Neyshabour-Mashhad road in the northeastern province of Neyshabour, Iran

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The Spanish government has agreed to finance a Turkish State Railways rehabilitation initiative. The $400 million loan will fund the re-construction of the Ankara – Istanbul railway line. Traveling ti

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A British court was presented evidence yesterday scientifically linking Algerian expatriate Brahim Benmerzouga to materials promoting terrorism. The defendant is on trial for funding the Al-Qaeda netw

February 6, 2003

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Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), one of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)'s leading Islamic financial institutions, has launched Al-Tanmyah Services Company, a new subsidiary which specializes in providing secu

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Japan’s Yokogawa Electric Corporation has been awarded a contract for supply of equipment for the first phase of Algeria’s In Salah Gas project, jointly operated by BP Exploration Limited and Sonatrac

February 5, 2003

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Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is set to pay an official visit to France on Wednesday.  The Algerian leader is expected to meet with high-ra

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In Algeria, thirty-nine people were wounded on Tuesday when a train smashed into another at the central train station in the capital city of Algiers,

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The United States military has significantly strengthened its defense of Kuwait ahead of any invasion of Iraq, by bringing in additional batteries of