July 27, 2002
Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts 2002 was launched Thursday with a concert by Lebanese singer Marcel Khalifa and a joint concert performed by al Fhais Troupe.
July 24, 2002
A Sudanese court sentenced fifteen people, including a woman, to death on Tuesday for deadly April attacks on two villages of the Fur ethnic minority,
American Airlines will extend its route network to five additional points in Poland, India, and the Middle East through its code-share agreement with SWISS.
July 23, 2002
The United States said on Monday that a weekend deal signed by the Sudanese government and the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement (SPLA/M)
Jordan's opposition party, the Islamic Action Front (IAF), has rejected any plans to set up a casino club in the southern port city of Aqaba.
July 21, 2002
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and Libya's Colonel Moamer Kadhafi held talks Sunday on the Middle East crisis and the situation in southern Sudan, a
Iraq and Iran on Sunday exchanged the remains of 1,736 soldiers who had been killed during the eight-year war in the 1980s.
July 18, 2002
A court in Sudan on Wednesday condemned 88 people to death in Southern Darfur province for involvement in the deaths of over 100 villagers in tribal c
Syria’s First Lady, Asmaa' Al-Assad, stressed in the capital of Damascus on Wednesday, the necessity to pay attention and care to the development of c
July 15, 2002
The rebel Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) said it captured a strategic crossroads in the country's war-stricken south on Sunday, destroying two
Iran's judiciary chief, Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi-Shahrudi, held talks with leaders of armed Palestinian groups in the Syrian capital of Damascus on S
July 14, 2002
The Saturday edition of a Sudanese independent newspaper was confiscated by security before it could appear on newsstands, the paper's general manager
Lieutenant General Athanasios Nicolodemos is the new Commander of the National Guard, the Republic's armed forces. He replaces Lieutenant General E
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) will grant the government of Sudan $800,000 for the development of the south’s Roseras Resevoir. The sum will finance the expansion of the reservoir’s storage capaci
The Algerian Fuels Corporation has signed seven oil and gas exploration contracts worth $105 million with foreign companies, reported the Algerian Energy and Mining Ministry.