Syria

June 5, 2001

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Syrian director Hisham Sharbaji hopes to hit the jackpot with a new TV series called Nabil and Safaa.

June 4, 2001

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Syrian Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam, who collapsed while addressing a meeting in northern Lebanon Sunday, was discharged from a hospital in Trip

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad and his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak discussed Sunday in a telephone conversation "threats directed against the

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Syrian actress Amal Araf recently traveled to Egypt, where she will meet with several poets and composers while working on an album,

June 3, 2001

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Syria's state-run television said Sunday that Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam was in "satisfactory" condition after collapsing at a meeting in nort

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Bahrain’s Prime Minister Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received Saturday a written message from his Syrian counterpart, Mohammed Mustafa Miro,

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Sudan and Syria pledged Thursday, May 31, to strengthen bilateral ties of friendship and fraternity and joint cooperation in all fields.  A joint communiqué signed marking the close of three days of d

June 2, 2001

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Iran and Syria have signed an agreement to boost their bilateral cooperation in the area of electricity.

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Turkey is defying a 1987 agreement by denying Syria access to its agreed upon quota of water from the Euphrates River, Syrian sources said on Friday.

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After a tricky and potentially fatal operation in US, Georges Wassouf returned to Lebanon in the late hours of May 31 to find a crowd of some 2,000 people greeting him

May 31, 2001

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Trade exchange between Syrian and Iran will reach $200 million in 2001, said Iran's Minister of Housing and Urban Development Ali Abdolali-Zadeh on We

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Against the backdrop of simmering tensions in the Middle East, the UN Security Council on Wednesday extended through November the United Nations opera

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad stressed during talks Wednesday with Jordanian Foreign Minister Abd Ilah Al Khatib the need to reactivate Arab solida

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The Syrian private industrial sector has recorded a 130 percent growth over the period between 1995 and 2000, in terms of the number of industrial enterprises operating throughout the country.

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Residents of the village of Zamlaka, in the rural suburbs of Damascus, have been extremely concerned as of late about the leakage of sewage into their local drinking water supply.