Iraq

February 22, 2004

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The Jordan Telecom Group reported a 15 percent increase in consolidated net income for 2003 reaching 34.6 million Jordanian dinars ($48 million) compared to JD 30.1 million for 2002.

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US-based Shaw Group has opened an office in Baghdad, Iraq to support its increasing activity in the Arab state including anticipated US government projects under the $1.5 billion US Central Command aw

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Oasis International Leasing has reported a $10 million investment from international defense and aerospace company BAE Systems. The cash injection was in the form of a loan convertible into shares as

February 21, 2004

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International Red Cross representatives visited Saddam Hussein in U.S. custody for the first time Saturday.

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Iraqi fighters opened fire on a U.S. military convoy south of Baghdad on Saturday, killing an Iraqi translator and wounding four U.S. soldiers.

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The top U.S. official in Iraq Paul Bremer said it would be impossible to hold elections in the country for a year to 15 months for "technical reasons,

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Iran's conservative rulers said Saturday that voters handed a decisive blow to reformers by turning out in large numbers and rejecting their appeals t

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Owners of record stores have inserted Egyptian singer Ruby's songs into mixed cassettes and gave them the title Ruby attracting customers, and selling them for 5 Egyptian pounds a piece

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Sources revealed that the main reason behind Lebanese singer Maya Nasri’s shift to Rotana is the fact that her previous production company neglected her completing focusing its attention solely on Leb

February 20, 2004

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An American soldier died Friday in a traffic accident close to the central Iraqi town of Balad, the U.S. military command said.

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Hizbullah is demanding that Israel give it the bodies of 30 fighters in exchange for the body of a man that Israel mistakenly transferred to the Leban

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The CIA has lately replaced its top officer in Iraq because of serious doubts regarding his ability to lead the station in Baghdad, the <i>Los Angeles

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Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei cast his vote for the 7th Majlis elections Friday morning.

February 19, 2004

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U.S. administrator L. Paul Bremer said Thursday that the formula for establishing a new Iraqi government could be changed but the date for the U.S.-le

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In Iraq, British soldiers kicked and punched hooded prisoners as they yelled out for mercy, a witness to an incident in which one Iraqi detainee was a