Iran

October 19, 2003

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US-based Globecomm Systems, an international provider of satellite-based communications solutions, has been awarded a $3.5 million turnkey Telemetry, Tracking and Control system contract from Thuraya

October 18, 2003

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Algerian President Abdulaziz Boutaflika arrived in Tehran on Saturday at the head of a political delegation on a  three-day visit to Iran. SPA reporte

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A large crowd of Egyptian actors and actresses gathered at the first art exhibition "Al Wajh Al Akhar" (The Other Face) by Egyptian actress Maali Zayed, which featured 22 oil paintings

October 17, 2003

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami said Friday his country would not develop a nuclear weapon and would continue to cooperate with the International A

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Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz denounced on Friday extremists as deviants of the Islamic faith and called for stronger institutio

October 16, 2003

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Tehran has expressed its "readiness" to ink the additional protocol to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) allowing tougher UN inspections of i

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BP Sharjah has achieved 99.75 percent recovery of propane and essentially 100 percent recovery of butane and condensate at its plant in Sajaa, which it operates on behalf of a joint venture with the g

October 14, 2003

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Nobel Peace Prize winner and human rights activist Shirin Ebadi on Tuesday returned to Tehran, and urged authorities to freeing all the political pris

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Hundreds of people demonstrated in Riyadh Tuesday to denounce arrests of dissidents following a call from an exiled opposition group.

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The United Nations nuclear watchdog said Tuesday that an October 31 deadline given to Iran to clear up allegations that it is seeking to develop nucle

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Osama bin Laden’s third eldest son, Saad, has reportedly emerged recently as part of the upper echelon of the al Qaeda network, a small group of leade

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Dozens of Israeli tanks entered the Rafah refugee camp before dawn Tuesday, just days after another raid into this city left eight dead and hundreds h

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Tech Access, Sun Microsystems' channel development provider in the Middle East will display its solutions available through the Tech Access Solutions Center, the region's only Sun Authorised iForce Re

October 13, 2003

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Iran`s envoy is to start negotiations with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Additional Protocol to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treat

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Cement firm Holcim will be taking over Bogaz Endustri Madencilik (BEM) in Northern Cyprus. Located near Famagusta, BEM operates a grinding station with an annual capacity of 150,000 tons of cement.