Syria

October 9, 2001

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Syrian actress Nadin has recently started shooting the new TV series Jilnar, in which she plays a domineering woman whose wimpy husband drives her crazy with his pathetic complexes.

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The Arab League's Central Office for the Boycott of Israel (OBI) postponed to Monday a meeting scheduled for Sunday, in a bid to bolster the boycott on Israel.

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The Syrian ministry of economy and foreign commerce issued last week a set of regulations, specifying the registration and licensing procedures for private and joint-ownership banks in the country, ba

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MobileCom has recently announced it will become the first GSM operator to offer its customers complete roaming service throughout Syria, starting October 4. MobileCom is now providing roaming services

October 8, 2001

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For the first time in more than 30 years, Syria, a country listed by Washington as a state sponsor of terrorism, was elected Monday to the Security Co

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US bombers and tactical aircraft resumed attacks in Afghanistan Monday a day after US and British forces struck air defenses, ground forces and terror

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The Arabs and Muslims have a history of victimization. They have been the victims of colonial powers, corrupt regimes and their own illusions. It’s ti

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An Egyptian prisoner lost his life behind the bars in the city of Banha because he refused to give away a cup of tea two of his colleagues had wanted.

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Saudi Prince Nawaf bin Abdelaziz, chief of the general intelligence, arrived in Rabat on Sunday evening.

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An Indonesian boat carrying 187 asylum seekers intercepted by the Australian navy about 1,500 kilometers off western Australia was taken into tow afte

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Egyptian soccer star Mohammad Amara, a pro in Germany, has announced that he will return to his former team, Al Ahli, in May.

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India's armed forces were on high alert Monday and additional security was deployed at US facilities following the US-led military strikes in Afghanis

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is due in Jordan later Monday for talks with King Abdullah II on regional and international developments.

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Syrian artist Bassam Kusa has wrapped up the direction of his short film Dawalik, his third work since the film Flash, in which he played the starring role.

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The Egyptian government has announced it intends to build three international highways in the framework of a new highways network construction projectm, reported Al-Hayat .   The government will comm