Iran

December 2, 2003

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The U.S. Army denied Tuesday reports that Izzat Ibrahim al-Duri, a senior lieutenant of ousted leader Saddam Hussein, had been captured in a raid.

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A Belgian-financed water purification and sanitation plant began operations on November 29, 2003 in the southern town of Tarfaya, Morocco, reported MAP.  The Belgian government contributed $3.3 millio

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SWISS International Air Lines has cancelled its services to Iran and included an additional flight to Jeddah for its new winter schedule. In the Middle East, SWISS operates a total of 25 weekly flight

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Technip’s design and construction contract signed with the National Petrochemical Company of Iran in March has come into force. The deal will establish a 500,000 ton-a-year steam cracker on Kharg Isla

December 1, 2003

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Iceland's Foreign Minister Halldor Asgrimsson arrived in the Iranian capital city of Tehran Monday on a two-day visit to meet with high-ranking Irania

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Egyptian singer Muhammad Muneer celebrated the 25th anniversary of his singing career at an event attended by over 4 thousand people all wanting to share the special moment with the singer

November 29, 2003

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Iran on Saturday expressed confidence that further inspections conducted by the UN atomic watchdog of its nuclear activities will attest to their "s

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Turkish police investigating a string of suicide bombings in Istanbul detained a man suspected of ordering the attack on the Beth Israel synagogue, an

November 28, 2003

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Iran's Secretary of the Guardian Council (GC) Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati on Friday said that despite the failure of the US policy towards the country`s n

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An Interior Ministry source in Yemen denied Friday a report published by the London-based <i>Asharq al-Awsat</i> daily, quoting an unnamed American so

November 27, 2003

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Iran`s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ahmad Masjed-Jamei arrived in China Thursday at the head of a  cultural delegation on an official visi

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Six Algerians were killed during the Eid Al-Fitr holiday, including three in the Wadi Sabaa municipality of the Sidi Belabbas ‏province, 560 kilometer

November 26, 2003

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Morocco's King Mohammed VI received a message of congratulations on Aid-Al-Fitr day, marking the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, from US P

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The Bush administration is telling a "shameless lie" when it says it is in Iraq to bring about democracy, Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

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The United Nations nuclear watchdog agency's board adopted a resolution on Wednesday censuring the Islamic Republic of Iran for past nuclear cover-ups