Syria

November 11, 2002

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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

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Syrian Oil and Mineral Resources Minister, Ibrahim Haddad, is to arrive in Cyprus on Thursday for a three-day official to the country, according to Cy

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad received in Damascus Wednesday the European Envoy for Peace to the Middle East, Michel Angel Moratinos.  During the

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Damascus Radio on Wednesday, described the new “political crisis” taking place in Israel as an indication of extremism and disharmony.  The state-run

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Syrian actress Raghda will be starring in the new series called ‘Jarat al Qamar’ (Neighbor of the Moon) portraying the life of the prominent Lebanese singer - Fairouz