Iraq

March 23, 2004

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A judge filed charges early Tuesday against four more suspects in the Madrid train bombings and ordered them held pending further investigation.   The

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Israeli forces, including police, were on a high alert on Tuesday and were expected to remain so for at least two weeks in the wake of Israel's assass

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Lebanese singer Julia Boutrus has turned down an invitation to be a guest on the popular weekly show “Star Academy” , which is featured on the Lebanese Broadcasting Company (LBC)

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The founding conference of the Maysan Marsh Arab Council marked the first time that Iraq's Marsh Arabs publicly expressed their wishes and concerns for the future of their marshland environment.   Acc

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The Prime Minister of Libya, Shokri Ghanem recently paid a courtesy call on the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund for International Development and was received by the Dire

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Danat Dubai Cruises has reported a steady passenger increase over the last twelve months. Up 45 percent in January and February 2004 compared to last year, Danat Dubai Cruises has received over 20,000

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The OPEC Fund for International Development has approved a grant of $350,000 to help finance Phase III of a Red Palm Weevil elimination program spearheaded by the Arab Organization for Agricultural De

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Jordanian Shaheen Business and Investment Group, has been awarded a $71.8 million contract by the Defense Energy Support Center to deliver fuel to Southern Iraq. The contract includes the purchase and

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US-based Stanley Baker Hill has been awarded a contract by the United States Army Corps of Engineers, Transatlantic Programs Center (TAC), to provide construction management services to assist the Coa

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The US State Department has blocked the financial assets of the Iraqi Ansar Al-Islam group after designating the entity as a 'Foreign Terrorist Organization'. The move makes it illegal for Americans t

March 22, 2004

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A car bomb blew up near a U.S. Air Force base north of Baghdad on Monday, killing two Iraqi civilians and injuring 25 others, an Iraqi Civil Defense C

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Tens of thousands of Gaza Strip residents, many of them in tears, poured into the streets after Hamas announced the death of the quadriplegic Sheikh A

March 21, 2004

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Spain's Prime Minister-elect Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero demanded a "radical change" in the postwar strategy in Iraq otherwise he would withdraw Span

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Damascus Radio on Saturday said that US President George W. Bush, in his speech Friday marking the first anniversary of the Iraq war ignored the issue

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A rocket attack near the Iraqi town of Fallujah, west of Baghdad, killed two American troops and injured seven, the U.S. military said Sunday.