Algeria

October 18, 2003

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A large crowd of Egyptian actors and actresses gathered at the first art exhibition "Al Wajh Al Akhar" (The Other Face) by Egyptian actress Maali Zayed, which featured 22 oil paintings

October 12, 2003

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An armed Islamic group in Algeria with links to the al-Qaeda network has replaced its founding leader Hassan Hattab, accused of being weak, according

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Lebanese singer Najwa Karam has already begun having working sessions with poets and composers to choose songs for her upcoming album, despite the fact that she has just recently released "Sahirni" (M

October 2, 2003

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Algeria's main political party is to quit from the government in a dispute over the next presidential election.   The National Liberation Front (FLN)

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Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Thursday a new U.S. draft resolution on Iraq does not follow his recommendation for a quick transfer of power to an

October 1, 2003

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Eight Algerian soldiers were killed and three wounded in an ambush by Islamists in the mountainous Medea region, some 90 kilometers south of the capit

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An Arab country has recently arrested Israeli Mossad agents, which were plotting to assassinate high-level Hamas political leaders abroad, including t

September 27, 2003

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Up to 150 armed men, believed to be members of an armed Islamic organization, were killed during a campaign carried out by the Algerian army in the mo

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Jordan's national cattier Royal Jordanian will not resume flights to Baghdad and Basra airports at present due to a "lack of security and technical a

September 24, 2003

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Scotland’s Development Engineering International (DEI), a branch of SKF Reliability Systems, has been awarded a contract to develop a maintenance program for the In Salah Gas project in Algeria.

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Longbow, a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman Corporation, has received a contract to provide eight Longbow fire control radars and support to the government of Kuwait.

September 23, 2003

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An earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale jolted eastern Algeria on Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, offici

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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to officially visit Iran in the near future, Iran's Ambassador to Ankara, Firouz Dolatabadi sa

September 17, 2003

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Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, leader of Lebanon's Hizbullah resistance movement, said on Wednesday that the upcoming weeks will be "decisive" with regards

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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Fund for International Development has approved a grant of $300,000 to support a program designed to help protect dryland countries in North and W