Syria

July 23, 2002

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The eighth Cairo International Song Festival will kick off on August 20, with 40 songs from 15 Arab countries competing in the Arab contest.

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International water and wastewater treatment provider Metito has installed a state of the art waste water treatment plant at the internationally renowned Nad Al-Sheba stables in Dubai. The plant was c

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British chemical detection firm Smiths signed a contract with the Abu Dhabi Ship Builders to install GID-3 chemical detectors on the Ghannaffa class fast assault craft for the UAE Armed Forces. The co

July 22, 2002

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A witness has said during sealed testimony that the Iranian government organized and carried out the bombing of a Jewish community center in Buenos Ai

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Damascus Radio reported on Sunday that security could never be realized through Israeli force and aggressions “as to impose surrender”.   The state-ru

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Syrian director Emad Saif Eddin who is known for his comic series and sarcastic style, has wrapped up shooting his new series <I>al Safinah</I> (the ship).

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In her capacity as widow of the late Egyptian marshal Abdel Hakim Amer, actress Berlanti Abdel Hamid threatened to file a case to stop shooting the film 'President and Marshal'.

July 21, 2002

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Lebanon’s Prime Minister Rafiq al-Hariri met in Damascus on Saturday with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to discuss matters of joint concern, Lebane

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Israel has warned that it would attack military targets inside Syria the next time Lebanon’s Hizbullah strikes Israel, <I>The Sunday Times</I> reporte

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A bomb went off Sunday morning on a railroad in central Israel as a train passed over. One person was lightly injured.

July 20, 2002

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<b>Date:</b> July 15 - July 20, 2002 <b>Location:</b> Damascus International Fairground, Syria <b>Specifics:</b> The Syrian Furniture, Home Appliances, & Accessories Show <b>Coordination By:</b>

July 18, 2002

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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

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Kuwaiti ambassador in Algiers, Shamlan al-Roumi met on Wednesday with Algerian parliament speaker Kareem Yunis, within the context of a series of talk

July 17, 2002

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad held a meeting in Damascus on Tuesday with Kim Yong Nam, president of the Higher Council of People in the Democratic

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In its first session, the Suez International Comedy Film Festival will honor the prominent Egyptian comedian Adel Imam, in appreciation for his pioneering role in comedy.