Libya

January 21, 2004

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The US-led occupation in Iraq is on the verge of bowing to mounting Muslim Shiite pressure for direct elections before the handover of power on June 3

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Libyan Prime Minister Shukri Ghanem is attending this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Ghanem is the Arab state’s first envoy to the forum in over 20 years. He received an invitation

January 19, 2004

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Washington agreed that the UN nuclear watchdog would oversee the disarmament of Libya's nuclear program, the chief of the UN agency said following tal

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Some six Kuwaiti investment groups plan to establish a cargo airline service with a capital of 100 million Kuwaiti dinars ($330 million), reported Al-Qabas . The companies forming the alliance are Al

January 16, 2004

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A delegation of Libyan officials visited in Israel for last week and held talks with an Israeli government official, a Nazareth-based newspaper report

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Secretary of State Colin Powell said the United States was not looking for "trouble" with Syria but urged it to end its alleged support for "terrorist

January 14, 2004

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Karl Rove, President Bush's top political adviser is considering a proposal in which the US leader will pay an official visit to Libya and Sudan ahead

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The recent earthquake in the city of Bam, Iran has seriously affected the agricultural sector in the region, according to <i>FAO</i>. Date plantation owners, mostly small-scale farmers, are among the

January 12, 2004

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As reported last week by <i>Al Bawaba</i>, Libyan authorities will allow dozens of Jews who had emigrated from Libya, to return to the North African c

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Eli Deeb, Nawal’s husband, revealed that Nawal’s upcoming album has been postponed one too many times and can not handle any further delay, revealing that January 20, 2004 has been set as the final da

January 11, 2004

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A telephone call was made between the Libyan Leader and President Hugo Chavez of Venezuala.   During the telephone call, President Chavez praised the

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Egypt’s Paints and Chemicals Industries (Pachin) recorded a six percent net profit drop in the first quarter of 2003/2004 reaching 32.2 million Egyptian pounds ($5.5 million) compared to EP 34.3 milli

January 9, 2004

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The Libyan leadership has sent a harsh letter to Israel, by means of a third party, saying it is suspending contacts with Tel Aviv.

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U.S. occupation forces detained 12 suspected Iraqi resistance fighters in Tikrit in one of the biggest raids since the end of the American-led war.

January 8, 2004

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The head of Libya's intelligence service was holding talks in London Thursday with senior MI6 and CIA officers to resolve a dispute over who will dism