Iraq

February 15, 2004

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Egyptian belly dancer/singer Lucy had just completed recording the songs of her upcoming music album, and begun filming the scenes for her new television drama series "Mala'eeb Shiha" alongside Egypti

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Egyptian actor Ahmad Hilmi has decided to go on a family vacation with his wife, Egyptian actress Muna Zaki, and their 6-month old daughter to London, after his latest movie proved success at cinema h

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The International Advisory and Monitoring Board (IAMB) on Iraq met in Washington, DC on February 12 and 13, 2004.  “The IAMB continues to attach the highest priority to finalizing the appointment of e

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Well-known Arabic comedian, and ambassador of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in the Middle East region, Dureid Lahham has launched a campaign promoting the digital satellite pay-televisio

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Egypt’s Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH) and Motorola's Global Telecom Solutions Sector (GTSS), have completed the deployment of OTH's Iraqi mobile services network “Iraqna” on schedule on February 5, 20

February 14, 2004

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American authorities have formally given the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) the nod to visit former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein in pr

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Iraqi resistance fighters Saturday stormed into a police station and a government building and freed prisoners in the town of Fallujah west of Baghdad

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Lebanese singer Maya Nasri has for the past two years been suffering terribly with her previous production company, which had postponed her latest album for over a year, and is now seeking to find sec

February 13, 2004

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A U.N. official sided with the United States in its dispute with Iraq's top Shiite clergy over elections, saying Friday it would be hard to organize a

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Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei Friday called on the Iranian nation to massively go to the polls to choose the members of parliame

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A blast killed an American soldier and injured two others in a Baghdad suburb, the U.S. military disclosed Friday.

February 12, 2004

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Iraqi fighters launched a rocket attack Thursday on an Iraqi civil defense outpost visited by Gen. John Abizaid, commander of all U.S. forces in the M

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A blast was heard Thursday morning in the capital Baghdad. According to Qatar-based <i>Al Jazeera</i>, "several" people have been killed.

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UN experts examining whether early elections can be held in Iraq met Thursday with the country's top Shiite cleric in Najaf, who has pressed US admini

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A Hamas activist was shot dead Thursday by Israeli gunfire in a village west of Ramallah, <i>Israel Radio</i> reported. Elsewhere, Israeli occupying f