Syria

September 17, 2001

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Syrian stars Suzan Najm Eddin and Abbas Al Nuri are currently shooting the new TV series Furset Omor (A Life Chance), which criticizes society in a comic style

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The Damascus International Film Festival has decided to give all nations the opportunity to participate in the event’s official contest, and change the festival slogan to Rejuvenated Cinema.

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An organization of Arab trade unions on Sunday, September 16, called the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) trade liberalization policies a "danger" to workers, ahead of the global body's meeting in Qat

September 16, 2001

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US State Secretary Powell said Sunday he saw an opening for improved ties with Iran and Syria after the two countries condemned the strikes on the US

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon voiced to US President George Bush Israel's objections to the inclusion of Syria and the Palestinian Authority in

September 14, 2001

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Syria's ruling party newspaper said Friday that this week's attacks on the United States and Israel's actions in the occupied Palestinian territories

September 13, 2001

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President Bashar Al Assad of Syria will visit Yemen on Monday for regional and bilateral talks with President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

September 12, 2001

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Syria has pledged to increase electricity supplies to Lebanon by 20 megawatts in a bid to ease the country’s power problems, Lebanese Prime Minister R

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat has postponed a landmark trip to Syria in the aftermath of the massive attacks on the United States.

September 11, 2001

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri and his Syrian counterpart, Mustafa Miro, discussed Tuesday in Damascus ways of enhancing bilateral ties in the f

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A top Palestinian official said Tuesday that an expected meeting between Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres

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Syria and Turkey on Monday signed two security cooperation agreements aimed fighting drug smuggling and terrorism.

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The play writer, actor and director Talal Nasr Eddin has received an invitation from the Al Bait Al Arabi (Arab House) in the USA to stage his play Al Dik (Rooster) in San Francisco

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In accordance with the recent warming of Palestinian-Syrian relations, the Bank of Palestine recently submitted an application to the Syrian Ministry of Economy and Foreign Commerce to open a branch i

September 10, 2001

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The Higher Lebanese-Syrian Committee will convene on Tuesday in Damascus for talks on economic issues.