Iraq

March 14, 2004

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Iraqi Minister of Health Khudair Abbas has confirmed his attendance at Iraq Procurement 2004 – Meet the Buyers, an event scheduled to take place in London, UK in April. The event is based on a high-le

March 13, 2004

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In Baghdad, the brother-in-law of a member of the U.S.-picked Iraqi Governing Council was killed when a bomb exploded in a shop Saturday, an official

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Syrian security forces on Friday killed some 30 people during violent clashes which started in a soccer game and later spread to demonstrations throug

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A roadside bomb in Saddam Hussein's hometown killed two US troops and injured four Saturday.

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Lebanese singer Fadel Shaker has expressed extreme anger towards Iraqi singer Kathem El Saher over the award for Best Arab singer presented by the Lions Club, which was originally meant for him

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Syrian rising singer Ruwaida Attia has denied recent circulating rumors in the entertainment world and the press that she has gotten a divorce from her husband Hussam

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Russia's oil giant Lukoil announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the oil ministry of Iraq that will decide how the company will operate in the occupied country.

March 12, 2004

02:00 GMT

Riots prior to a scheduled football match on Friday between two Syrian teams led to a number of people killed and wounded among the fans, SANA reporte

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A protest in support of exiled Lebanese general Michel Aoun, who opposes the presence of Syrian forces in Lebanon, degenerated on Friday into skirmish

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A bomb blast killed two American troops in Iraq, the military said Friday. Meanwhile in Baghdad, thousands of Iraqis protested against a new interim c

March 11, 2004

02:00 GMT

The London-based Arabic newspaper <i>Al-Quds al-Arabi</i> said late Thursday it had received a claim of responsibility issued by The Brigade of Abu Ha

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat on Thursday called on the Israelis to seize the "ripe opportunity" to realize peace with the Palestinian people ac

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A US soldier was killed and two others were wounded when a homemade bomb exploded in Baqouba. Elsewhere, attackers killed two Iraqi women working as t

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Syrian/Lebanese singer George Wassouf has just completed placing final touches on his upcoming album, which he hopes to release in the very near future

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Eminent Egyptian actor Hussein Fahmi has demanded a wage of one million EGP to accept a leading role in a new television drama series raising his previous wage from 700 EGP to one million