Iran

November 17, 2003

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Germany has extradited two Yemenis to the United States on charges that they supported the al-Qaeda network, prosecutors in Frankfurt said Monday.   T

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Iran's Deputy Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Mohammad-Mehdi Heidarian here on Sunday declared that the  Spiritual Cinema Festival is to be h

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A US company specializing in aerial cargo from the air is seeking a Middle East joint venture opportunity at the eighth international aerospace exhibition - Dubai 2003 - being held next month.    Air

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Real estate development company Emaar Properties has announced new real estate development comprising of a nine million square-foot shopping mall. The Dubai Mall project will comprise a five million s

November 16, 2003

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The UAE said Saturday it was intensifying its war against marine pollution to protect its waters from oil sludge. According to WAM, the move is also n

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The Islamic Republic of Iran on Sunday condemned the double synagogue bombing in Istanbul, sending a message that such attacks are "unacceptable" and

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The Dena peaks in western Iran's Zagros mountains, rising to over 4,400 meters, are home to bears, leopards, wildcats, eagles, hawks and larks and other wildlife. Orchids, tulips, primroses and tansie

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The European Commission (EC) has published a blacklist of ships banned from EU ports, three of which originated from the Middle East. The list includes ships that were refused access from July 22 July

November 14, 2003

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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Friday that the US is frustrated over its military campaign in Afghanistan and Iraq, warni

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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