Syria

December 28, 2002

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Syrian singer/actress Amal Arafeh has recently announced her wedding date to Syrian actor Abdul Mun’em Amaieri will be held in early January 2003

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The Egyptian Taxation Authority have seized a number of Egyptian singer Hakim’s personal possessions, including his cars, for not paying overdue taxes on his singing activities that have accumulated t

December 25, 2002

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Iraq may be transferring chemical and biological weapons to Syria, Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon said in a TV interview on Tuesday night.

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The next Arab summit will be held in the Bahraini capital of Manama on March 24, a Bahraini foreign ministry spokesman said on Monday.  Quoted by the

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad received on Tuesday, Lebanese Deputy Prime Minister, Issam Fares, during which talks focused on issues of mutual conc

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Damascus Radio on Tuesday stressed the “terrible suffering” of the Palestinian people and the turning of the occupied Arab territories into a “huge co

December 24, 2002

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Palestinian refugees decided in Tyre, Lebanon Tuesday to hold regular weekly sit-ins against cuts in medical and educational assistance by the United

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Syria’s Prime Minister Mohammed Miro arrived on Tuesday in Iran for a four-day official visit, during which he is expected to hold talks with Iranian

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Italian Deputy Interior Minister Antonio Daly arrived in Sana'a on Tuesday for an official visit to Yemen, aimed at holding talks on joint security c

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Egyptian actress Nelly asked writer Faisal Nida to postpone the performance of the play “Al Mudarisoon Wa Durusihim” (The Teachers and Their Lessons) till the New Years holiday, to begin shooting the

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An Austrian Court has issued a freeze injunction against the Drex Technologies, ruling in favor of Egyptian conglomerate Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH), in what is the latest development in the litigat

December 23, 2002

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President of the Austrian Federation Council, Ludvig Bearinger and an accompanying delegation left Damascus following a three-day visit to Syria.  Dur

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Damascus Radio stressed in its daily political commentary that by using the veto to prevent the condemnation of Israel for the war crimes committed ag

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A total of 46 people, most of them Ukrainian and Russian aerospace experts, were killed Monday when an Antonov plane travelling from Turkey to Iran cr

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Egyptian composer Hilmi Bakir filed a complaint to the head of the Musicians Association in Egypt against Syrian singer Asalah Nasri for refusing to pay him for song composed