Palestine

June 5, 2003

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The World Bank approved a $24 million credit to assist the government of Yemen in improving water-management in the Sana’a Basin. The project's first phase is a 15-year program seeking to extend the u

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Dubai Islamic Insurance and Reinsurance Company (AMAN) has signed a new software deal with Jordan’s Future Applied Computer Technology (FACT), for office automation. FACT developed its Al-Haris progra

June 4, 2003

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The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas said Wednesday it would "stand by the Palestinian people and by the gun," following a three-way US,

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U.S. President George Bush, Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas and Prime Minister Ariel Sharon ended summit talks in Aqaba, Jordan Wednesday wit

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A fuel tank exploded Wednesday in the central part of Amman at the area of Ras al Ein causing the death of about 15 citizens and the burning of about

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News anchor Adnan al-Shareef was named acting director of Al-Jazeera satellite Television on Tuesday after his predecessor's removal amid reports that

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas and his Israeli counterpart, Ariel Sharon, met Wednesday with President Bush in the Jordanian Red Sea port of

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An official request by the Egyptian Parliament has been released demanding the ban of Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram’s songs

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American superstar Richard Gere has recently visited Palestine, where he met with a number of Palestinian officials on issues regarding peace

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Lebanese singer Juwana Malah, who returned to the music scenes with the single “Habibi Waynak” (My Love Where are You?), has stressed that the songs she chooses must reflect her self-respect and the a

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The drug Zocor 40mg has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in April 2003 for use with heart disease and diabetes patients. ZOCOR 40mg is the first and only cholesterol-lowering me

June 3, 2003

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Some 300 Syrian intellectuals, engineers, lawyers and political activists have asked President Bashar Assad for comprehensive reforms to ostensibly bu

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The opening of Sharm el-Sheikh summit on Tuesday between U.S. President George W. Bush and Arab leaders was delayed by about two hours due to Arab lea

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The G8 group of leading industrialized countries Tuesday ended its annual summit with a declaration of unity over the future of Iraq. In a final state

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Israeli troops late Monday night shot dead a lieutenant from the Palestinian national security forces during an attack on a Palestinian position in th