Iraq

January 14, 2004

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U.S. forces raided two homes in the central Iraqi city of Samarra early Wednesday, abducting two nephews of the man suspected of organizing the attack

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Egyptian actress Summaya Al Khashab has taken a short vacation from her acting career to supervise the interior decoration of her new palace, which her husband, an Arab prince, has bought for her rece

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To support Iraqi reconstruction efforts, the Export-Import Bank of the United States is providing short-term credit insurance for the Trade Bank of Iraq, guarantees or insurance in third countries, an

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International Net Work of Accountants and Auditors (INAA), a global affiliation of accountants and auditors, has admitted Numerica Chartered Accountants, Dubai as their first Middle East member.  Nume

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Washington Group International has been selected for a contract to provide a variety of design, engineering, and construction services to the Transatlantic Programs Center of the United States Army Co

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Ex-CEO of Al-Tawfeek Company for Investment Funds and Al-Amin Bank Saleh Malaikah has announced the launch of a new bank registered as an offshore Shari'a compliant institution in Labuan, Malaysia.

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EgyptAir and Rolls-Royce are finalizing a contract on January 14 for the purchase and long-term technical support of Trent 700 engines which will power the airline's new fleet of Airbus A330 twinjets.

January 13, 2004

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US Undersecretary of State for Middle East Affairs, William Burns, Tuesday stressed that Washington backs efforts aiming at reviving peace process on

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Yemen's Deputy Premier and Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Ahmad Sufan met on Tuesday the Iraqi Human Rights Minister Abdul-Baset T

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At least seven Iraqis were injured when a protest against unemployment in southern Iraq turned violent.

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A US Apache attack helicopter was shot down Tuesday near the Iraqi town of Habbaniyah, some 80 kilometers west of Baghdad - the third helicopter downe

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The European Union's foreign policy and security chief Javier Solana met in Tehran Monday with head of the Majlis (Parliament) National Security and F

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Iran's deputy president and head of the management  and planning organization (MPO) Mohammad Sattarifar said in Tehran Monday that President Khatami's

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Former US President Bill Clinton said many Muslims have a "distorted view of the United States because they often judge America solely on the basis of

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Lebanese singer Diana Haddad is in the process of making her return to the spotlight after an absence that lasted two years with the release of 4 new songs