Iraq

November 20, 2003

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An official source at the Jordanian Foreign Ministry said that anonymous persons opened fire Thursday morning on the premises of the Jordanian embassy

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President Bush and Prime Minister Tony Blair Thursday used the bombings in Istanbul to justify their troops' continued presence in Iraq despite rising

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A new set of Bahraini stamps is to be released Thursday to mark the Universal Children's Day. According to BNA, the stamps depict drawings by the top

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At least three people were killed and six injured on Thursday in a bombing attack near the offices of a Kurdish party in the northern Iraqi city of Ki

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A car bomb exploded late Wednesday outside the home of a pro-American tribal leader in Ramadi (about 100 kilometers west of Baghdad), killing at least

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Egyptian actress Elham Shahin has revealed that she is seriously thinking of releasing a new book that features her complete collection of poems, which she has written herself

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ExecuJet Middle East has opened a new regional office for Saudi Arabia, as part of its strategy to drive sales and offer heightened levels of customer support in the private jet travel sector.    The

November 19, 2003

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US President George Bush on Wednesday defended the attack on Iraq and vowed to win the war on terror during the first day of his state visit to the UK

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Gunmen assassinated a provincial top Iraqi official in the southern town of Diwaniyah, according to authorities Wednesday.

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The United States has withdrawn a five-year entry visa from Lebanon's socialist leader Walid Jumblat for his remarks about the US architects of attack

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Japan's Prime Minister said Wednesday that Tokyo had a responsibility to help rebuild Iraq, but he will decide whether to move ahead with plans to con

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The Qatar Petrochemical Company (Qapco) recorded a net profit of 525 million Qatari riyals ($144 million) for the first nine months of 2003, up QR 65 million compared to earnings from the entire 2002.

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Defense experts are now ranking Israel as an arms export heavyweight with growing sales to Turkey and India topping the scale. According to an Israeli arms expert, the Jewish state will remain one of

November 18, 2003

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US President Bush on Tuesday night arrived in London to defend his decision to attack Iraq. According to his aides he would tell Britons that "history

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his Lebanese counterpart Emil Lahoud held a meeting on Tuesday, in which they discussed "boosting the internal si