Syria

May 28, 2002

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Late Tuesday, a Palestinian infiltrated the West Bank settlement of Itamar, near Nablus and killed three Israelis. Earlier, a 50-year-old Israeli was

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Damascus Radio said that the aim of calls for holding future regional and international conferences on the Mid-East conflict is to “liquidate the al A

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Cypriot Minister of Justice and Public Order Nicos Koshis leaves for the Italian capital city of Rome Tuesday, upon the invitation of Italian Interior

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The Palestinian film Intervention Divine by Elia Suleiman which won the Cannes Festival Jury Prize, was acclaimed by critics who reckoned that it deserved the palm D’or award which went to the film Th

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In a bid to counteract a sugar dumping setback caused by the European Union, the government of Syria plans to build one of the largest sugar refineries in the world at a cost of $180 million. The plan

May 27, 2002

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Morocco’s King Mohammed VI will pay an official visit to Jordan and Syria, starting Monday, as well as a work visit to Saudi Arabia, it was officially

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Head of the National Committee for Atomic Energy, Dr. Mustafa Bahran, left for Vienna on Monday for a several-day visit, during which he is set to mee

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad restated in Damascus on Sunday that his country has no conditions for peace realization in the Middle East region ot

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Syrian singer Sabah Fakhri has recently performed the Spring Feast concert at the Egyptian Opera House.

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Syrian-Iraqi trade reached almost two billion dollars over the course of 2001. In 1997 bilateral trade between the two states reached only $50 million, reported Xinhua.  In a bid to continue trade dev

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Moroccan ready-made garments and textile exports to the European Union (EU) decreased by 9.3 percent in the first quarter of 2002. Sales dropped from $400 million to $363 million in the first three mo

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ubeid announced that the downgrade rating action recently issued to the Egyptian economy by international agency Standard and Poor’s is based on miscalculations. Ubeid add

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The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing's new office in Zurich, Switzerland, was officially inaugurated on May 24, 2002. The new office is the DTCM's 15th office in the worldwide networ

May 26, 2002

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Syrian Foreign Minister, Farouk Al –Sharaa, said that Arabs hold Israel and the United States, which supports Israel, responsible for any escalation i

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Lebanon's security services should be "very vigilant" after a wave of violence in the country, Syrian Foreign Minister Faruq al-Shara said in comments