Libya

October 30, 2003

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The United Nations is temporarily pulling its staff out of Baghdad while it evaluates the security situation, but U.N. workers will remain in northern

October 26, 2003

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Libya’s real non-oil gross domestic product is projected to expand by about 2.5 percent in 2003, while prices are projected to increase by about three percent, reported the IMF in the recently conclud

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The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) concluded today a training course on “Negotiations and Dispute Resolution of International Water Resources” specially organiz

October 14, 2003

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon warned that Libya could become the first Arab nuclear power, one of his close aides said Tuesday.

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In Iraq, U.S. forces have captured one of the most high-ranking members of Ansar al-Islam, a group suspected of having links to Osama bin Laden's al-Q

October 12, 2003

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Egypt's Minister of Information Safwat al-Sherif has met Libyan President Moamer Kadhafi to press him to abandon plans to pull out of the Arab League,

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Standard & Poor (S&P)'s has assigned its AAA rating to Turkey’s Garanti Diversified Payment Rights Finance’s $200 million floating-rate notes series 2003-A. The AAA rating is based on the full

October 7, 2003

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A Kuwaiti minister has said Libya's President Moamer Kadhafi "will go to hell," after the Libyan leader strongly criticized the emirate, a newspaper r

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Following its entry into Sudan in March 2003, Al-Watania Poultry announced that its volume of exports to Sudan has tripled from 20 to 60 metric tons of frozen chicken per month.

September 24, 2003

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Families of 27 Libyan victims, killed in the American air strike on Benghazi and Tripoli on April 15, 1986, urged their government on Wednesday to sto

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Egypt’s Sinai Cement plans to ship white cement from the Al-Arish Port. The firm forecasts that exports will reach 150,000 tons by the end of 2003, reported ICR.  Sinai Cement currently has an annual

September 21, 2003

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Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri on Sunday left for a visit to Libya, Tunisia and the US.  She and husband Taufik Kiemas as well as high-ran

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The bread shortage in Egypt is reportedly reaching crisis proportions as children return to school from summer holidays. Long lines of customers have formed outside bakeries that sell bread at state s

September 14, 2003

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Killing Yasser Arafat is one of the options the Israeli government has when it comes to putting into action the security cabinet's decision last week,

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The United Nations Security Council ended 11-year-old sanctions against Libya September 12, paving the way for the release of $2.7 billion in compensation for the families of the more than 270 victims