Syria

September 6, 2001

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Lebanon’s Maronite leader, Nasrallah Sfeir, accused Damascus and its Beirut allies on Wednesday of “signaling the death of Lebanon as an independent s

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The recently rising value of the Syrian pound is attributes by market experts to seasonal shifts, in which every summer Syrian expatriate workers and tourists arrive into the country bringing with the

September 5, 2001

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Twelve-time Middle East rally champion Mohammed Ben Sulayem takes his Ford Focus World Rally Car on the trail of another double title triumph tomorrow

September 4, 2001

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Syrian Prime Minister Mustafa Miro will reportedly visit Amman by the end of September for talks with his counterpart Ali Abu Al Ragheb.

September 3, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met Monday with his Syrian counterpart Bashar Al Assad in the coastal city of Latakia. He is expected to receive Pale

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Jordan and Syria are expected to ink a free trade agreement (FTA) by the end of the month, according to a Jordanian trade and industry official.

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A Syrian was arrested Sunday for allegedly killing three members of his nomadic clan, including a child, in Shtoora region in the Bekaa Plain. Police

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will head to Syria on Monday for talks with his counterpart Bashar Al Assad on the Palestinian crisis.

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Jordan and Syria are expected to clinch a free trade agreement by the end of September, a Jordan trade and industry official said Sunday. Bilateral ties, which have traditionally been strained, have i

September 2, 2001

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A Syrian couple and one of their children were shot dead in Lebanon early Sunday, official sources told AFP, adding that another son had been arrested

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Two Syrian workers were shot dead early Sunday in the Shtoora region of the Bekaa Plain.

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Syrian authorities on Saturday arrested Riyadh Turk, the secretary general of the Communist Party, and a key opposition figure.

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Syrian President Bashar Al Asad received Adel Imam at the People’s Palace in Damascus on Saturday, giving a warm welcome to the Egyptian actor.

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Syrian sources revealed that Kuwait will pay for a feasibility study on the two billion dollar pipeline project aiming to supply much needed water to Damascus from the Syrian coast.

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Iraq has agreed with Syria and Jordan to increase annual imports from both nations, Commerce Minister Mohammed Mehdi Saleh said on Saturday, September 1. "We have agreed with Syria and Jordan to incre