Syria

June 5, 2002

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Syria asked for urgent international aid for "victims of the disaster" caused by the collapse of a dam in the north of the country, which the local go

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U.S. investigators believe they have identified a Kuwaiti lieutenant of Osama bin Laden as the likely mastermind of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, a

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The Syrian director Omar Amirlay has recently screened his third film “Chickens” at the French Institute’s Cinema Club for Arabic Studies in Damascus.

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The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union's long-term financing institution, is lending €20 million ($18.8 million) to Ciments Artificiels Tunisiens (CAT), for the modernization and expan

June 4, 2002

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Palestinian women and children, living in Damascus held a “sit-in strike” before the United Nations headquarters, to express support for the struggle

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Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia-Pacific Affairs Mohsen Aminzadeh, who is representing Iran at the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-bui

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The Syrian dailies, Tishrin and Al-Thawra on Tuesday firmly criticized the United States diplomatic drive in the Middle-East region, emphasizing that

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Lebanon provides the best trade finance opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa region, determined a recent survey. Lebanon’s highly developed banking system was cited as a principle factor

June 3, 2002

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Syria's satellite television network has started airing a 15-minute daily news bulletin in the Hebrew language, which it said, is aimed at, "revealing

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Saudi prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz on Sunday received a message from Sudanese president Omar Hasan al-Bashir.   The message was handed over to Prince

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Syria’s Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Cairo Sunday discussed how Mubarak's United States trip might help

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The Islamic resistance movement Hamas rejected a Palestinian Authority offer to join a revamped Cabinet under Chairman Yasser Arafat, hampering Palest

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Bab Al-Umra, the specialized unit for Electronic Umra Services of Al-Alamiah for Internet and Communication, recently participated in the Travel and Tourism Exhibition in Syria, in response to substan

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Egypt's Orascom Telecom sold its 52.5 percents stake in Loteny Telecel of Cote D'Ivoire, part of OT’s sub-Saharan subsidiary Telecel. An agreement was signed with Access Telecom Mauritius, who will be

June 2, 2002

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak received on Saturday a phone call from his Syrian counterpart, Bashar al Assad.  During their conversation, the two l