Iraq

December 16, 2003

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Saddam Hussein deserves the "ultimate penalty" but it will be up to the people of Iraq to decide whether he should be executed, President Bush said Tu

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Hussein Mujalli, head of the Jordan Bar Association, has demanded a defense panel for ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein. According to Mujalli, he wil

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A high ranking officer in Iraq’s Ministry of Interior on Tuesday told <i>Al Bawaba</i> that former Iraqi vice president - Izzat Ibrahim Al Duri - has

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Iran's supreme leader said Tuesday that all Iranians were "pleased" at the arrest of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, but said U.S. President Georg

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Captured former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein already has at least two lawyers who are prepared to defend him.

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In a test aimed at examining the Israeli Hetz (Arrow) anti-ballistic missile's ability to intercept and destroy incoming missiles at high altitudes, t

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American occupation soldiers shot dead 11 Iraqi fighters, who tried to ambush their force in a town north of Baghdad Monday, the U.S. military said Tu

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Saturday December 13th, 2003 will go down in history as a day all Arabs will remember with bitterness and astonishment. The Iraqi strongman, who terro

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US occupation forces shot dead two Iraqis and wounded two others after coming under fire and suffering one wounded in the town of Ramadi, west of Bagh

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The Israeli army planned an assassination attempt against Saddam Hussein in 1992 - a scheme that would have involved landing commandos in Iraq and fir

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At least 14 foreign workers were killed and two others injured in a fire that gutted a plastic factory Monday in Beirut, police officials said.  Fire

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A Cairo civil court granted Egyptian singer Hakim's second wife, Jihan, a divorce after she filed a lawsuit against him accusing him of beating her and marrying another woman in secrecy

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Online barter service developer Bentley Communications is in discussions with several entities in the Middle East, including Iraq, that are interested in establishing a network of barter exchanges tha

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Canada’s Dover Petroleum has reported that the offshore re-drilling on the target EWA-3X in Egypt will begin by Tuesday December, 16, 2003, weather permitting.   The EWA-3X is the step out well being

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Fitch Ratings has today placed Moroccan Wafa Gestion's National Asset Manager Rating of aa- on Rating Watch, following the merger between Banque Commerciale du Maroc and Wafabank.