Egypt

June 8, 2004

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The European Investment Bank is lending EUR 100 million to the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company towards construction of a 393 km south-north gas pipeline across Jordan to bring Egyptian natural ga

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Farmers in Sudan's Nuba Mountains have received seeds, tools and construction materials from FAO to rehabilitate agriculture and build dams, seedbanks and community nurseries.

June 7, 2004

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Israel and Egypt are "very close" to an agreement allowing the latter to move more troops into the border area to stop smugglers moving weapons into t

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Blasts rocked the compound surrounding the Kufa mosque on Monday after ammunition used by fighters loyal to Muqtada al-Sadr apparently caught fire, wi

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Palestinian medical sources reported early Monday that a teenager was killed by Israeli forces in the Gaza strip city of Khanyounis.

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Egyptian actress Wafa Amer became very famous and the talk of the town after being slapped on the face by her colleague Hisham Abdul Hamid in front of a live audience while performing a play

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Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki is scheduled to travel to Paris-France in the upcoming two-weeks for an evaluation of his health condition

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Dubai eGovernment announced its active participation in Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) 2004, which will be held from June 17 to August 27, 2004, by contributing in three major events focusing on Informa

June 6, 2004

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk A-Shara told a Kuwaiti paper Sunday that Syrian-American ties were at their lowest because of Washington's blind suppor

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On Sunday, a Tel Aviv court handed convicted Palestinian lawmaker, Marwan Barghouti, five consecutive life sentences plus 40 years in jail.

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Tehran has done everything necessary to "clear up" outstanding concerns about its nuclear program, a senior Foreign Ministry official said on Sunday.

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Egyptian singer Tamer Husni has written a special song “Fi Hub Ahmad Zaki” (In Love of Ahmad Zaki) for Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki, who is being treated for lung cancer, and dedicated it to him during a

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Egyptian actress Yusra has always been the type of person who never stop to think twice about any rumor that is created about her, but when her personal life is targeted attempting to hurt her marriag

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Israel exported $2 million worth of goods to Iraq in the first quarter of this year, the first exports to that country. Most of the goods were defense and consumer products for the US Army.

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Panasonic has announced the launch of an innovative range of GIGARANGE Digital Cordless phones.