Syria

November 19, 2002

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On Monday, Damascus Radio stressed that Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s threats to “Judaize” Al-Khalil, to support and increase settlements in t

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Syrian First Lady, Asma’ Al-Assad on Monday received Egyptian First Lady Suzanne Mubarak.  During the meeting, talks focused on concerns facing Arab w

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An Iraqi Kurdish leader, Massoud Barzani, is visiting the capital of Damascus for talks with Syrian officials, his Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) sa

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Prominent Egyptian actress Majida Zaki has yet again proven her acting talent in the “Attar Wal Saba’ Banat” (The Spice Dealer and his Seven Girls)

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The first of three hotel properties now operated by Six Continents Hotels in Alexandria has opened for business under its new management. Also included in the management agreement are the InterContine

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The EU is scheduled to open next month another round of talks with Iran seeking to finalize a trade and cooperation pact. Negotiations will commence with the understanding that future cooperation is c

November 18, 2002

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Syria’s Minister of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform Dr. Nouriddin Muna received in the capital of Damascus Monday, representative of the UN Food and A

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sent a cable of congratulations to newly elected Turkish Prime Minister Abdullah Gul on the occasion of “being author

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Saudi Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Second Deputy Premier, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General, received in Riyadh Monday US ambassa

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak met Syrian officials in Damascus on Monday to discuss the situation in Iraq and the Palestinian areas.

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One Israeli settler was killed after Palestinians fired Monday afternoon at an Israeli vehicle near the West bank settlement of Rimonim, east of Ramal

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Syrian President Dr. Bashar Al-Assad left Riyadh on Sunday evening following a brief visit to Saudi Arabia, SPA said.   During his short stay, the Syr

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Saudi King Fahd bin Abdulaziz received in Riyadh on Sunday Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and his accompanying delegation.   The King held talks wit

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Damascus Radio on Sunday reported that the next days and months before the Israeli elections are expected to witness “new baths of blood and material

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The Syrian Tisrhin daily on Sunday affirmed that the “heroic operation” which was carried out Friday by the Palestinian resistance in the West Bank to