Syria

February 26, 2002

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The original Arabic song lovers spent five hours on Sunday listening to the Syrian singer Sabah Fakhri at one of the al Adhha Eid concerts hosted by al Bustan Rotana Hotel in Dubai.

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The new Lebanese TV series Dukhan wa Matar (Smoke and Rain) tackles the problems of young Lebanese after the civil war.

February 24, 2002

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Israel’s Prime Minister Ariel Sharon told the weekly cabinet meeting Sunday that he had taken steps to advance a Saudi initiative to restart the peace

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The spring season in Syria has another taste to it other than green leaves and nice breeze, it is also famous for the sound of cameras rolling shooting out door filming in the nice weather.

February 21, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al- Assad is scheduled to meet with Pope John Paul II on Thursday, as part of al-Assad's first visit to the West since the Sep

February 19, 2002

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad started a three-day visit on Tuesday to Italy and the Vatican, which includes discussions with Italian Premier Silvio

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The shooting of a television serial on civilization clash with Zionism, the first in its kind, started in the Syrian television studios, said the Kuwa

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat on Monday expressed his support to the statements by the Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz published by <

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A visiting Algerian military delegation met on Sunday with the Syrian defense minister General Mustafa Tlas and held talks with the new Syrian chief o

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Egyptian and Libyan foreign ministers Ahmad Maher and Abdessalam al-Treiki agreed on Monday that the Egyptian-Libyan initiative on reconciliation in S

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Ministries and public sector departments are due to remain closed for five days as of Thursday February 21, until Monday February 25, to mark the Eid

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The Executive director of the Radio and TV Corporation in Bahrain, Ibrahim al Thawadi, donated the multi-prize winning series Saadoun to the Nile Drama Channel.

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Thirteen new dramas are now being geared up and shot at the Syrian TV studios, including the first TV series on civilizational clash with Zionism, entitled Radm al Asatir.

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The Arab Banking Corporation announced a seven percent increase in its 2001 operating profit to $762 million compared to 2000. The bank’s net profit reached $102 million and its net interest income i

February 18, 2002

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Following an official Israeli request, Russia has informed Lebanon that Tel Aviv will respond strictly to any Hizbullah military operation with attack