Syria

May 28, 2001

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Iran and Syrian reviewed Sunday ways of cooperation in the field of energy and other main aspects.

May 27, 2001

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s adviser, Osama Al Baz, denied reports of differences between his country and Syria, and did not rule out the idea o

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Tunisian Cinema Days began last Friday evening at Al Sham Cinema Hall in Damascus with the film Samt Al Kusur (Silences of the Palace) directed by Moufida Tlatli.

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One year after Israel’s withdrawal from South Lebanon, and saber-rattling across the border tended to drown out the very muted celebration taking place to mark the occasion. From an economic perspecti

May 24, 2001

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Russia said that urgent measures are needed to stop the violent escalation between Israelis and the Palestinians, said Russian Foreign Minister Igor I

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad discussed Wednesday with his Sudanese counterpart Omar Al Bashir the developments in the Middle East in a telephone c

May 23, 2001

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Syrian Defense Minister Mustafa Tlass held talks in Moscow Wednesday with Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov on bilateral and regional issues.

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Syria and Russia signed on Friday, may 18, an agreement covering comprehensive bilateral cooperation. After an eight-year long suspension period, the Syrian-Russian joint Committee has also recently m

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The Syrian government is planning to cancel or at least modify its economic sanctions law in the near future, as it failed to put an end to fraudulent activities.

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Several Syrian ministerial commissions are preparing for an upcoming meeting of the Syrian-Iraqi Joint Committee in Baghdad, marking the first high-ranking Syrian visit to the country in over 20 years

May 22, 2001

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad on Tuesday held separate meetings in Damascus with Lebanon's prime minister, and anti-Syrian Lebanese MP Walid Jumbla

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Syrian Prime Minister Mustafa Miro’s spokesmen have denied an Agence France Presse report that the premier will visit Baghdad.

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The Syrian ministry of tourism has accepted an application by the Saudi Bin Laden Group to build the Avamya tourism resort in Latakia.

May 21, 2001

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The Syrian-Sudanese Higher Committee will meet on May 29 to discuss bilateral cooperation in various spheres.

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Syria and the United Arab Emirates have signed an agreement to create a joint Syrian-UAE investment company similar to one set up by Syria and Saudi A