Iran

November 14, 2003

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A US helicopter gunship killed seven people allegedly preparing to fire rockets at an American base in northern Iraq. According to the US military, tr

November 13, 2003

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The International Atomic Energy Agency on Thursday rebuffed criticism of its report on Iran's nuclear program by a high-level US figure, who claimed t

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Italy's Minister of Defense Antonio Martino said Thursday the "same hand" had struck the Italian police base in Nasiriyah as the United States on Sept

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FL Smidth has been awarded a €20 million contract to supply all main mechanical production equipment for a new cement production line in Syria. The equipment will be delivered in the next 18 months.

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The privatization of Turkey’s Tobacco and Liquor Administration was abandoned this week after international bidders made offers that fell below expectations, said the nation’s Privatization Administra

November 12, 2003

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Iran's President Mohammad Khatami said Wednesday he had a number of complaints against the chief of the UN's nuclear watchdog Mohamed ElBaradei over h

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The U.S. intelligence community has been recently ramping up the "Syrian threat", affirming this week for the first time that Syria's nuclear aspirati

November 11, 2003

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Iranian security forces have arrested a member of the outlawed Turkish Congress for Democracy and Freedom in Kurdistan (KADEK) - formerly known as the

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The Lebanese Consul in New York, Rami Murtada, was discharged from his job for issuing a new passport to Lebanese singer Suzan Tamim despite the numerous lawsuits she faces in Lebanon

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Iran is positioning to become a telecom hub between Asia and Europe, says a new report by <i> BroadGroup </i>. As it does so, the domestic market in wireless and Internet is poised for substantial gro

November 10, 2003

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Lebanese Army chief, Major General Michel Suleiman, on Monday warned of the dangers from the accusations and threats Syria and Lebanon are exposed to,

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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday accepted an invitation to visit Iran, in what would mark the first trip to the Islamic republic by a Russia

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Syrian Expatriates Minister Buthaina Shaaban published Monday an open letter in an Arab newspaper, slamming a recent speech given by U.S. President Ge

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The mere existence of Israel is contrary to Tehran's national interests, media reports said Monday, quoting former Iranian foreign minister Ali Akbar

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Syria’s Grand Mufti, Sheikh Ahmad Keftaro on Monday condemned the blasts, which took place in Riyadh on late Saturday. In a statement published by the