Syria

May 21, 2000

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A top adviser to US Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore suggested on Friday that President Bill Clinton, before agreeing to m

May 15, 2000

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British Foreign Office Minister Peter Hain said after meeting Syrian leaders on Sunday he was optimistic about prospects for peace between Syria and I

May 14, 2000

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Syrian President Hafez al-Assad signed a decree Sunday allowing bail for people charged with economic crimes, setting aside a 30-year-old part of Syri

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A London-based Arabic newspaper denied on Sunday reports that former Syrian prime minister Mahmud al-Zu’bi, expelled from the ruling Baath party and f

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 Syrian President Hafez al-Assad signed a decree Saturday to encourage local and oversees private investment, the official SANA news agency reporte

May 12, 2000

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Former Syrian Prime Minister Mahmud al-Zu’bi, expelled from the ruling Baath party and facing corruption charges, has tried to kill himself, the Londo

May 11, 2000

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Mahmoud al-Zu’bi, who occupied the post of prime minister in Syria for 13 years, is to face trial on corruption charges, a move unprecedented since Pr

May 9, 2000

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Syria warned Israel Monday against any "trickery" when it withdraws from southern Lebanon in July, during a summit here between Presidents Hafez al-As

May 8, 2000

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Meetings of the Syrian-Turkish joint committee are due to start Monday under the co-chairmanship of the minister of Economy, Muhammad Imadi, and the T

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Syria is committed to cooperating with the UN forces tasked with helping restore peace and security in southern Lebanon when Israeli troops withdraw b

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May 4, 2000

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Foreign ministers of Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Syria, during a coordination meeting in Tadmur Thursday, called on peace sponsors, the European Union and

May 2, 2000

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The foreign ministers of Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Syria will meet Wednesday to discuss ways to "reanimate" the Middle East peace process, a diplomat sa

May 1, 2000

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The United States cannot confirm that Syrian President Hafez al-Assad suffered a cerebral haemorrhage earlier this month and thinks him "still firmly

April 30, 2000

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Russia seeking to help restart Syria-Israel talks  Russia is hoping to be able to persuade Syria to resume peace talks with Israel, with its new Mid