January 2, 2004
A prominent Iranian cleric on Friday mounted a strong attack on the US and on President Bush.
American forces captured an Iraqi who was believed to be smuggling foreign fighters into Iraq from Syria, and also captured 10 fighters northeast of B
President Bush said U.S. humanitarian aid to Iranian quake victims does not signify an easing of relations with Tehran, and he demanded the Islamic Re
January 1, 2004
Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak on Thursday dismissed reports that his son, Gamal, would succeed him as the nation's leader.
Iran's former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani said on Thursday that the United States had been sending positive signals over its relations with Teh
The eighth Saudi relief plane left Riyadh airbase Thursday, carrying over 26 tons of equipment and materials for the Saudi field hospital located in s
Eleven more survivors were pulled from the devastation caused by the Bam quake, Iran's state radio said.
In remarks at a recent energy conference in Goa, India, Saudi Aramco's president and CEO Abdallah S. Jum'ah reminded his audience of the historically strong ties between the merchants of the Arab worl
The United Nations health agency has appealed for $3.5 million to buy supplies and rehabilitate Iran’s health facilities to prevent further sickness and deaths in the aftermath of the earthquake that
The United Nations (UN) will launch a Flash Appeal on January 8, 2004, for victims of the earthquake that struck Bam on December 26, 2003. The appeal will address relief, recovery and early rehabilit
US-based Amitelo Communications has completed the acquisition of 100 percent interest in Lebanon’s Middle East Telecommunication Network. MIDNET is an Internet and telecom service provider offering br
The Middle East and North African region will record a 3.4 percent real gross domestic product growth in 2004, according to an economic forecast by the Economist Intelligence Unit.
December 31, 2003
A new earthquake, measuring 4,3 on the Richter scale, shook southwestern Iran on Wednesday morning, <i>RIA Novosti</i> reported. No damages or casualt
Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and his senior cabinet ministers decided Wednesday to launch a diplomatic offensive against the "threat" posed by
Iran's President Mohammad Khatami on Tuesday thanked the United States for aiding his country following last week's devastating earthquake in Bam, but