Iran

November 12, 2003

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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

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Iran told Russia on Monday it was temporarily suspending its disputed uranium enrichment program and was giving a letter to the U.N. nuclear watchdog

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Dariush Zahedi, a lecturer at the California University, has been released on bail, it was reported in Tehran Monday.

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"Terrorism" is set to intensify in Iraq over the next couple of months, U.S. top official Paul Bremer told a British daily on Monday, saying that "sev

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HSBC Bank Egypt reported net profits of 67.1 million Egyptian pounds ($10.9 million) for the first nine months of 2003 compared to EP 33.6 million for the same period last year, an increase of 100 per

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The number of high tech firms operating from the Palestinian territories increased by 88 percent over the past three years, despite the ongoing Al-Aqsa Intifada. Some 75 Palestinian high tech firms ar

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Steel output for the Middle East region increased by 7.5 percent in September year-to-date and by an estimated six percent compared to September 2002, reported the International Iron and Steel Institu