Syria

March 10, 2002

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The Syrian TV film al Mua’r (The Seconded) is directed by Ayman al Dhalli who studied direction in Italy and finished his higher education there in 1944

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The governments of Jordan and Syria will invite bids for a re-issued tender this April, for the construction of the Al-Wehda Dam on the northern Yarmuk River. The new proposal envisions the constructi

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Fujitsu Siemens Computers (FSC) and Tech Data FZ-LLC, a Middle East information technology (IT) logistics management and distribution company, recently announced Fujitsu Siemens’ Value 4 You (V4Y) Cha

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The Al-Ain Flower Show and Festival promises to hold its biggest opening carnival parade yet, involving the UK-based parade design company Mahogany Arts and various community groups and local schools.

March 9, 2002

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The Bush administration has directed the military to prepare contingency plans to use nuclear weapons against at least seven countries and to build sm

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Palestinian groups, concerned that Israel will succeed in its ongoing efforts to undermine Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, have begun highly secret

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The UAE President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan sent a cable of congratulations to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, on the occasion of the March

March 8, 2002

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Egypt’s President Hosni Mubarak will not attend the upcoming Arab summit scheduled to be held later this month in Beirut, reported an Arab daily on Fr

March 7, 2002

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On Wednesday, Qatari Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani received a message from Palestinian President Yasser Arafat dealing with recent developmen

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Syrian Foreign Minister Faruq al-Shara warned that the situation in the Middle East is "explosive" and accused Israel of trying to force the Palestini

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The combination of a war-mobilized Hizbullah and a frustrated Israeli Army struggling to cope with the full-scale guerrilla war of the Palestinian int

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The young Syrian director Firas Dihni began shooting his new social series based on a story by screenwriter Wafiq al Zaee’m who inspired it from peoples’ talks and their living circumstances.

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Over the past decade, Syrian singer Sabah Fakhri used to sing regularly each year at the Egyptian Opera House adding to his long career for over half a century his collaboration with Egypt’s prominent

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Siemens LLC signed an MOU with Dubai Internet City, confirming its intention to move its regional operations into a new Siemens building in the City by mid-2003. In the fiscal 2001, ending 30 Septem

March 6, 2002

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk ash-Shara, leading a high-ranking political delegation, arrived in Tehran on Wednesday and was officially welcomed by h