Syria

November 12, 2002

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It is hard to understand why producers or writers of scripts for TV shows and series would run out of ideas and begin to imitate or basically translate shows and series from the West

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Said Hilmi head of marketing and sales for distributing and selling TV series, noted that the series “Faris Bila Jawad” (Knight Without a Horse) was not rejected by any Arab country or station except

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Emirates Airlines recorded a 140 percent rise in half-yearly profits reaching $110 million compared to $45.7 million last year. The airline posted operating revenues of $1.7 billion, a growth of 27 pe

November 11, 2002

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The Syrian Tishrin daily on Monday affirmed that current events taking place in the world confirm that the “time of discussions” has gone and that the

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Iraqi lawmakers gathered Monday for an emergency session called by President Saddam Hussein to consider a response to a U.N. resolution.

November 10, 2002

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Syrian Vice-President Abdul Halim Khaddam received in the capital of Damascus Sunday the Chinese Special Envoy for Middle East affairs, Wang Chi Ji an

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Saudi Prince Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, the Assistant Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General for Military Affairs, received in t

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Syria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Farouk Al-Shara held talks in Cairo Saturday with Iraq’s Foreign Minister Naji Sabri.  According to

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The extraordinary meeting of the council of the Arab League began its meeting in the Egyptian capital of Cairo Sunday.   Twenty Arab foreign ministers

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The Syrian daily Tishrin reported Saturday on the “extremism” of both Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Foreign Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s.  

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A small Russian plane with 28 people on board crashed while landing near Turkey's resort city of Antalya on Saturday. There were no casualties, accord

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Stratic Energy Corporation will acquire the rights to three Syrian oil and gas exploration blocks from US-based Petrofac Resources International, forming a long-term alliance with the Corporation.

November 7, 2002

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The U.S. Justice Department has announced that it will require thousands of students, workers and other men from five Muslim countries who are tempora

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and Iraqi President Saddam Hussein will vanish from the world scene within a year, the former chief of Israel's secre

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Syrian Information Minister Adnan Omran received Wednesday evening Mayor of the Italian city of Bishli Franscisco Napolitano and an accompanying deleg