Iraq

January 8, 2004

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An American Black Hawk helicopter crashed Thursday after making an "emergency landing" near the Iraqi town of Fallujah.

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Iraqi resistance fighters fired mortar rounds at a U.S. military camp Wednesday night, killing one soldier and wounding more than 30 others.

January 7, 2004

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A senior Libyan official denied reports out of Israel that high-level, secret talks had recently been held over the prospect of forging diplomatic tie

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Syrian Vice-President Abdul Halim Khaddam on Wednesday met a delegation of the Iraqi al-Jabbour tribe. Khaddam reviewed with the delegation the lates

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Unofficial Iraqi sources told <i>Al Bawaba</i> Wednesday that Abed Hamoud al-Tikriti, presidential secretary of former leader Saddam Hussein died two

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President of Guinea Equatorial, Teodoro Obiang Nguema, arrived Tuesday in Rabat, Morocco. He was welcomed at the airport by several Moroccan civil and

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A firefight between US occupation forces and Iraqi resistance fighters in the town of Fallujah left an Iraqi couple dead, Iraqi police and witnesses s

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A reliable Egyptian source has disclosed that American Jews have recently held contacts with the Hamas movement's leadership in the Gaza Strip, the Lo

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As the Marine Corps get ready to take over occupying much of western Iraq from the US Army, it is planning a "new approach" that stresses "restraint i

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Prominent Egyptian actress Raghda has announced that she will return to television in the new drama series “Imra’a min Thahab” (A Woman Made of Gold) after a long absence from the silver screen

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VoEx International, a provider of telephony services, has signed an agreement with GlobalNet Corporation to distribute satellite mobile phones and SIM cards powered by Globalstar network in Iraq.   Ma

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Despite the popular boycott of US-made products in the Middle East, American soft drink major Pepsico has signed an agreement with Baghdad Soft Drinks to relaunch its cola in Iraq.

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The US Agency for International Development has selected US-based Bechtel National for the Iraq Infrastructure II contract, a multi-million dollar infrastructure repair and rehabilitation deal.

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Mitsui OSK Lines has signed an agreement with the Government of Oman giving MOL part ownership in two new building LNG carriers for the transportation of liquefied natural gas for Oman's third LNG liq

January 6, 2004

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Iraqi police opened fire Tuesday on hundreds of stone-throwing former Iraqi soldiers demanding monthly stipends promised by the US-led occupation, and