Syria

July 2, 2002

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Syrian director Asaad Eid has recently started shooting his new TV series “The Line of the End”, in old Damascus.

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The Egyptian Gipsy King troupe will perform a concert Tuesday evening at the Cairo Opera House open theater.

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The United Arab Emirates gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to increase by 3.5 percent this year, reaching $70 billion, the nation’s Minister of Planning stated. The country’s non-oil sectors' s

July 1, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday rebuffed U.S. pressure to cut ties with Hizbullah and expel Palestinian groups regarded as “terrorists” by Was

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak said he is to dispatch two envoys to Israel and the Palestinian territories on a mission to ease tensions in the regio

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China has offered its deep condolences to Syria over the collapsed Zayaoun Dam and its victims and contributed an amount of 20 thousand dollars.   The

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Kuwait welcomed on Sunday the “positive assertions” made recently by United States President George W. Bush in his vision for a settlement to the Isra

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Ties between Germany and Syria took a downward turn, after Damascus prevented German diplomats from meeting with jailed Syrian-born German Mohammad Ha

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A car bomb exploded near the house of a high-ranking security official in the Yemen capital of Sanaa in the early hours of Sunday.   The explosion too

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Syrian Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister, Farouk al Shara received on Sunday the new Tunisian Ambassador to Syria, Mohammed Ali Qanzoui.   Al Shara

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Damascus Radio reported on Sunday that Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s “escalation of war” against the Palestinians was “not surprising”, becaus

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Russian envoy for the Middle East peace process, Andre Vidofin, in Cairo on Sunday called on the international community to get actively involved to s

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Syrian Prime Minister Mohammed Moustafa Miro received on Sunday a delegation representing the French Companies Group Movement.   Discussions during th

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Hizbullah on Sunday denied allegations reported in <i>The Washington Post</i> daily that it was cooperating with Osama bin Laden’s Al-Qaeda network.

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Abu Dhabi TV is gearing up for producing a new series entitled <I>Ammi Safwan</I> (uncle Safwan) scripted by Jamal Salem from the UAE to be directed by Mustafa Rashid.