Syria

June 26, 2002

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Damascus Radio on Tuesday condemned the continuation of the Israeli incursions into Palestinian cities and villages, “terrorizing the citizens” and “c

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Syria’s Foreign Minister, Farouk al Shara met in Khartoum on Tuesday with Saudi Foreign Minister, Saud al-Faisal.  The meeting was joined by Omani Min

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Syria’s Deputy Premier and foreign minister, Farouk Al-Sharaa stressed the need to reach a just and comprehensive settlement in the Middle East region

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi met in Khartoum with his Iraqi counterpart Naji Sabri, on the sidelines of the 29th meeting of the foreign min

June 25, 2002

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The Chairman of the Journalists Union, Dr. Saber Falhout discussed in Damascus on Monday with a Journalists delegation from Kuwait, means of strengthe

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Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides has said the United Nations-led peace talks are facing a deadlock and warned that unless practical solutions on the

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The design features of Israel’s latest battle tank, unveiled Monday, show that the Merkava Mk. 4 is specifically intended for full-scale conflict with

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Top Turkish officials have reassured Israel that two comprehensive military accords signed last week between Ankara and Damascus will not affect the s

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Since early Tuesday the Israeli army has been operating in Hebron, imposing a curfew on the city and raiding the Palestinian headquarters. Four Palest

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Egypt's People's Assembly passed the budget for the upcoming fiscal year 2002/2003, carrying a deficit of up to EP30 billion ($6.43 billion). This constitutes 7.2 percent of the nation’s GDP. The defi

June 24, 2002

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Forty-three people have been arrested since the June 4 collapse of Zeyzoun dam in northern Syria that killed 22 people and flooded several villages, S

June 23, 2002

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Cuban President Fidel Castro received in the capital city of Havana Friday Syrian Vice President, Dr. Mohammad Zouheir Masharqa.   Discussions focused

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The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union's financing institution, is providing €100 million ($97.15 million) for the health sector in Syria. This is the Bank's first operation in the hea

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Saudi Arabia’s foreign exchange reserves reached $17.6 billion in the first quarter of 2002, a four percent rise compared with last year’s $16.9 billion reserve rate. Local economists have stated that

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Cairo 2000, an Egyptian Information Technology (IT) firm, and Microsoft Great Plains, an independent division of the world’s largest software manufacturer, will jointly provide business management sof