Syria

August 20, 2002

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Moroccan foreign minister Mohamad Bin Issa renewed his country’s support for Syria, which struggles for the recovery of the occupied Golan. In additio

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A United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Development Official, Yuri Akheldiani, and an accompanying delegation wrapped up three da

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Syrian Information Minister, Adnan Omran has received Sudanese Minister of Roads and Bridges, Mohammed Taher Aela. During the meeting, talks centered

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Damascus Radio stressed on Monday that Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s “plot" to quell the Intifada, or resistance is about to collapse, if it h

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The Security Council refused Monday to take up Iraq's response to U.N. demands that it allow weapons inspectors back in the country.

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The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) and the Arab Telecommunications Council of Ministers/League of Arab States have recently concluded an MoU providing for co-operation in telec

August 19, 2002

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Syria's state security court sentenced prominent opposition figure and lawyer Habib Issa, 56, to five years in prison for threatening the constitution

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On Sunday, Damascus Radio emphasized the difficult standoff in which Israel has found itself in wake of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s “incapability to

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Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad restated, during a visit to Al-Hassakah Sunday that “Syria has never known the word submissiveness in all of its his

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Saudi King Fahd bin Abdulaziz has sent a cable of congratulations to President Ferenc Madl of Hungary on the occasion of the national day of his count

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Morocco’s oil imports dropped by 14.5 percent reaching $930 million in the first half of 2002 compared to one billion dollars during the first six months of last year, reported the Kingdom’s foreign t

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Negotiations were currently underway between Iran’s Central Iron Ore Company (ICIOC) and Saudi Arabia on a five-year deal that would see the export of 600,000 tons of Iron ore to the kingdom. ICIOC ha

August 18, 2002

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Damascus Radio reported on Saturday the “division among Americans regarding a strike against Iraq” and “President Bush and Israeli enthusiasm as to la

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Syrian Prime Minister, Mohammed Mustafa Miro received on Saturday Lebanese Mufti Mohammed Rushid Kabbani.   In the course of the meeting, discussions

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The captain and chief steward of a New York-bound EgyptAir flight grappled with each other in front of passengers, resulting in a two-hour delay in th