Syria

July 30, 2002

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At least four people were killed and twenty others injured in a collision between a train and a bus in southern Tunisia on Monday, the official TAP ne

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“The Business Software Alliance (BSA), applauds the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government’s move to update and further improve the country’s already effective Copyright Law to ensure that intellectual

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Batelco is currently spending BD150,000 ($397,800) every month—BD5,000 a day—to make the Internet available to the people of Bahrain. The cost went up by BD50,000 per month this week after Batelco bou

July 29, 2002

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Syrian Foreign Minister Faruq Al-Sharaa warned on Sunday Israel would one day have to bend to Palestinian demands, claiming the Jewish state had hit a

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Eleven armed Islamic extremists have been captured by Algerian security forces in the Boumerdes region, some 50 kilometers east of Algiers, papers rep

July 28, 2002

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Syrian border police shot and killed two suspected Lebanese smugglers trying to cross into Syria Sunday, Lebanese security officials said.

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Syrian foreign minister Farouq al-Sharaa arrived in Algiers Saturday for a two-day visit to the country.   Speaking to reporters, the visiting minist

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Yemeni foreign minister Abu Bakr Abdullah al-Qurbi is to start an official visit to the Islamic republic of Iran on Sunday in response to an invitatio

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Syrian director Hatem Ali who has recently won the best director award at the Cairo Festival for Radio and TV for his series Saladin al Ayyoubi, started working on a new TV series entitled <I>Saqr Qur

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The government of Morocco is offering four coastal tourism sites along the Mediterranean sea and the Atlantic Ocean for international tender, valued at four million dollars. Construction is expected t

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France’s Saint-Gobain Pam has signed a contract to supply Japan's Marubeni Corporation with equipment to build a drinking-water pipeline for the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authorities. The pipeli

July 25, 2002

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk al-Sharaa, talking to reporters in Damascus Wednesday, said that there were differences between him and the foreign min

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Syrian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Farouk al-Sharaa, received in Damascus on Wednesday Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) Polit

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Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz urged other Arab countries on Wednesday to oppose US threats of military action against his government, warning

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The US-based enterprise networks security firm Asita Technologies and Global Telemation announced an extensive partnership that will lead to the launch of Asita's products in the Gulf Cooperation Coun