Iraq

November 25, 2003

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Hizbullah sources informed the <i>al Sharq al Awsat</i> daily that after Eid al Fitr, German broker Ernest Orlaw will arrive in Beirut, carrying with

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Iraqi fighters have shifted from attacking U.S. and other occupation forces to strikes on Iraqis who are working with the U.S.-led forces, the chief a

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Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, the spiritual leader and founder of Hamas, expected new violence and said there was no chance for a cease-fire unless Israel with

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The Libyan government has announced plans to privatize over 300 state-owned companies by 2008. Prime Minister Shukri Ghanem said on Sunday, November 23, 2003, that heavy industry will be a target sect

November 24, 2003

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Iraq’s US-backed interim Governing Council on Monday declared it was banning Dubai-based satellite television Al Arabiya from working in Iraq for "inc

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As Muslims marked the end of the last day-time fast of Ramadan, a leader from the Sunni Muslim community in Iraq called Monday for a week-long ceasefi

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Lebanese-based resistance movement Hizbullah has established a "significant presence" in Iraq, but is refraining from participating in attacks against

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Alessandra Mussolini, granddaughter of Italy's World War II dictator told an Israeli daily that "the entire world, including the Vatican and the pope,

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The Dubai Islamic Insurance and Reinsurance Company (AMAN) has entered into a strategic tie up with National Bank of Sharjah (NBS), to offer value-added services to the customers of the bank.  Establi

November 23, 2003

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The Iranian foreign ministry said Sunday it had launched an investigation into a firebomb attack on the British embassy in Tehran, adding that securit

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon phoned Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak to ask about his health following his recent illness.

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The throats of two U.S. soldiers were slit by attackers while their vehicle was stopped in traffic on Sunday in central Mosul, according to witnesses

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An Iraqi-American female activist, whose foundation has spent much of the last decade devising visions of "democratic rule" for Iraq and lobbying for

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In the United States, the FBI has collected comprehensive information on the tactics, training and organization of demonstrators against the war in Ir

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Japan's Minister of Defense Shigeru Ishiba said on Sunday his country ought to resist threats from "terrorists" and stay with its plan to dispatch tro