Syria

July 29, 2002

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Eleven armed Islamic extremists have been captured by Algerian security forces in the Boumerdes region, some 50 kilometers east of Algiers, papers rep

July 28, 2002

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Syrian border police shot and killed two suspected Lebanese smugglers trying to cross into Syria Sunday, Lebanese security officials said.

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Syrian foreign minister Farouq al-Sharaa arrived in Algiers Saturday for a two-day visit to the country.   Speaking to reporters, the visiting minist

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Yemeni foreign minister Abu Bakr Abdullah al-Qurbi is to start an official visit to the Islamic republic of Iran on Sunday in response to an invitatio

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Syrian director Hatem Ali who has recently won the best director award at the Cairo Festival for Radio and TV for his series Saladin al Ayyoubi, started working on a new TV series entitled <I>Saqr Qur

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The government of Morocco is offering four coastal tourism sites along the Mediterranean sea and the Atlantic Ocean for international tender, valued at four million dollars. Construction is expected t

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France’s Saint-Gobain Pam has signed a contract to supply Japan's Marubeni Corporation with equipment to build a drinking-water pipeline for the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authorities. The pipeli

July 25, 2002

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk al-Sharaa, talking to reporters in Damascus Wednesday, said that there were differences between him and the foreign min

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Syrian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Farouk al-Sharaa, received in Damascus on Wednesday Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Polit

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Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz urged other Arab countries on Wednesday to oppose US threats of military action against his government, warning

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The US-based enterprise networks security firm Asita Technologies and Global Telemation announced an extensive partnership that will lead to the launch of Asita's products in the Gulf Cooperation Coun

July 24, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad received in the capital of Damascus on Tuesday Lebanese State Minister, Talal Arslan.  Earlier that day, President al

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Syrian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Farouk al Sharaa received in Damascus Tuesday the new German ambassador to Damascus, Aebrhard Shobeo

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Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk Al-Sharaa and his Moroccan Counterpart, Mohamad Bin Issa held phone discussions on the latest devel

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Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem al-Thani implicitly acknowledged on Tuesday that a "misunderstanding" had put Doha at odds with neighb