February 28, 2005
In his final days former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafic al-Hariri feared for his life - and that of his ally, Walid Jumblatt. Jumblatt, the most promin
February 27, 2005
Prominent Lebanese opposition leader Walid Jumblatt said on Sunday a protest over the assassination of former prime minister Rafic al-Hariri and again
Syria's Prime Minister, Mohammed Naji Otri began on Sunday an official visit to Jordan where he is scheduled to head the Syrian side at the meetings o
The political turmoil in Lebanon, following the assassination of ex-Premier Hariri, is taking its toll also on the economy.
Israel will not launch major military action in retaliation to Friday night's suicide bombing in Tel Aviv, which killed four people and wounded dozens
February 26, 2005
Circulating rumors have it that Syrian singer Asalah Nasri is currently living in a state of agony over marriage problems she is encountering with her husband
February 25, 2005
The U.N. has denied that Kofi Annan had set April as a deadline for Syria's pullout from Lebanon.
February 24, 2005
Syria on Thursday strongly termed claims of training fighters and sending them into Iraq as " baseless and inaccurate".
Syria will abide by a 1989 agreement in withdrawing its troops from Lebanon, Deputy Foreign Minister, Walid al Moalem stated on Thursday.
February 23, 2005
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad underlined on Wednesday the need to implement all the international legitimacy resolutions while reviewing latest de
The General Establishment for Syrian Railroad on Wednesday signed an agreement with the Korean company of Rotom on importing 10 transit trains that can carry 285 passengers in each compartment and wit
Lebanon's Premier Omar on Wednesday was quoted as saying he will seek a vote of confidence before an opposition no-confidence motion.
Lebanon's government has dismissed American and European Union calls for Syrian troops to leave the country immediately in the latest escalation of te
February 21, 2005
The Arab League chief said Monday that Syria will "soon" take steps to withdraw its army from Lebanese areas in accordance with a 1989 agreement.
February 20, 2005
The Syrian Ministry of Transport has laid out a number of projects for private investment.