Libya

June 29, 2004

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The United States and Libya formally re-established direct diplomatic ties, after a 24-year break, when US Middle East envoy William Burns opened a US

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Three US soldiers, one Briton and six Iraqis were killed on Tuesday in attacks across the country.

June 11, 2004

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Moammar Gadhafi should either resign or be removed from power because he has "ruined Libya," a respected Arabic daily columnist wrote Friday.

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Most Arab governments do not exclude the Internet from the restrictions they impose on the media, and the constraints placed on political activity has a negative impact on Arab Internet websites and u

June 10, 2004

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Libyan leader, Col. Moammar Gadhafi last year ordered his intelligence chiefs to carry out a covert operation to assassinate the ruler of Saudi Arabia

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Young Egyptian actor Ahmad Fishawi, who is accused of getting married to Hind Hamdi Hinawi under civil law, is confronted with Hind’s father who revealed that he plans on appealing to the police to re

June 6, 2004

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Libyan leader Moammar Kaddafi expressed regret on Sunday that former US President Ronald Reagan died without ever standing trial for 1986 air strikes

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Electrical products and systems giant, Legrand, on Saturday opened its first customer centre in Abu Dhabi in partnership with one of the region’s pioneering electrical distributors – Electra Abu Dhabi

June 2, 2004

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A young medical student and son of a Libyan diplomat was knifed to death by unidentified attackers in the Russian city of St. Petersburg, police and e

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Iran's President Mohammad Khatami on Tuesday officially opened a copper plant in the southeastern city of Sarcheshmeh. The plant has been designated as Iran's first development project in copper indus

May 22, 2004

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The Arab states summit was opened Saturday noon in the Tunisian capital, amid low expectations of tangible success regarding a number of issues, mainl

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A three-year-old Palestinian girl was killed by a gunshot to the head in the Rafah refugee camp Saturday, Palestinian hospital officials said.

May 13, 2004

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A financing and investing agreement was signed recently in Algiers between the international joint bank "The Housing Bank for Trade and Finance-Algerie" and the Libyan Foreign Bank.   The agreement si

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Officials from the Royal Jordanian, (RJ) and the Iraq Airways discussed in a meeting on Wednesday, scopes of cooperation between the two airlines in light of the difficult conditions facing the air tr

May 6, 2004

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A Libyan court on Thursday sentenced six Bulgarian medics to death on charges that they intentionally infected more than 400 children with the AIDS vi