Syria

October 8, 2002

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Syrian Deputy Prime Minister for Services, Mohammed Naji Otri received Monday Turkish Parliament member Mohammed Gonch and an accompanying economic an

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An Anti-Pollution Unit belonging to the Yemeni General Authority for Marine Affairs succeeded in controlling the oil leak from the French supertanker

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Austrian President Thomas Klistel received in Vienna Monday the Syrian People’s Assembly Speaker, Abdul Qader Qaddoura and an accompanying delegation.

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Syria’s Ministry of Economy has authorized the purchase and exchange of foreign currency for non-commercial purposes. Currency exchange rates would be set by the Syrian Commercial Bank.

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A British manufacturer set to clinch a regional market breakthrough at the first Middle East Police and Law Enforcement Exhibition & Conference (MEPLEX) in Dubai expects it to lead to a multi-mill

October 7, 2002

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Syria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Farouk Al-Sharaa received Sunday evening a phone call from Lebanese Foreign Minister Mahmoud Hammou

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Syria on Sunday commemorated the war, which began on October 6, 1973, that was led by its late leader Hafez Al-Assad.   SANA said that in honor of the

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Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov is expected to visit Kuwait Monday for an official visit, in reply to the invitation of the Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh

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Lieutenant General Ghazi Kanaan, the head of Syrian intelligence in Lebanon, has been promoted to a post in Damascus, Lebanese sources close to the Sy

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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has vowed never to abandon Iraq and promised to defend its independence.

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WorldPath Medicine, a Boston-based healthcare company that provides non-US patients with access to US healthcare opportunities, has sponsored a forum on 'The Best in American Medicine' that was attend

October 6, 2002

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Saudi billionaire Prince Walid bin Talal bin Abdul Aziz pledged on Saturday to aid the families of 32 dead and 22 injured in Syria and to finance the

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For the first time, a special envoy of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights is expected to visit Saudi Arabia later this month after receivin

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Syrian President Bashar Assad received in Damascus on Saturday, Ahmad Gathaf Al-Dam, envoy of Libya’s leader, according to SANA news agency.   Gathaf

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The Bush administration promised Saturday its military forces would not enter Iraq as "conquerors" or treat the Iraqi people as a "defeated nation."