Iraq

December 16, 2003

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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.

December 15, 2003

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About 100 loyalists of captured Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein attacked two police stations in northern Baghdad with automatic weapons and rocket-propell

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Sheikh Amer bin Shuwain al Hosni, Oman's Minister of Social Development, received at his office sunday Amat Al Aleem, Yemeni Minister of Human Rights.

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United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan on Monday expressed his hope that Iraq will witness a new era of stability and securi

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Bahrain's Prime Minister Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received on Monday the Philippines President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, and her accompanyi

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The US Central Command in Doha on Monday afternoon denied earlier reports by the CNN that Saddam Hussein had been moved from Iraq to a US base in Qata

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Saddam Hussein's arrest is already reaping dividends for the U.S. military, providing intelligence that allowed American troops to capture several top

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Kuwait's Crown Prince Sheikh Saad Al-Abdullah ‏Al-Sabah told Kuwaitis Monday that "heavenly justice was finally done" as ‏Saddam Hussein was capture

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In Cairo, a senior Pakistani general has held meetings with Egyptian General Commander of the Armed Forces and Minister of Defense and Military Produc

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Captured Iraqi former leader Saddam Hussein asked to negotiate when U.S. forces captured him down a hole near Tikrit, Major Brian Reed, operations com

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The United States promised that captured ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein will be accorded privileges stemming from the Geneva Conventions, even tho

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he does not consider the United States "our enemy" despite Washington's threat of sanctions for alleged support

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Leaders of the Hamas as well as Islamic Jihad in Gaza, commenting on the capture of Saddam, have said that despite his arrest, the resistance of the I

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Syria's President Bashar al-Assad gave an interview to the Greek TV, aired Sunday, in which he stressed that the entire Middle East region has been li