Syria

June 7, 2001

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A free trade agreement (FTA) between Jordan and Syria that will lift all tariffs is expected to be signed in August, Jordanian officials announced on

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Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Abdullah warned on Wednesday during his visit to Syria that Israel would pay for any Arab blood it had spilled.

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According to official Syrian statistics , local wheat yield potential is estimated to reach 4.8 million tons this agricultural season, having recovered from 1999's worst drought for decades.

June 6, 2001

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Russia has approved the sale of three advanced high-altitude reconnaissance combat jets to Syria.

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdelaziz arrived in Syria on Tuesday on the first leg of a four-nation tour focused on the Israeli-Palestinian confli

June 5, 2001

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Czech Foreign Minister Jan Kavan held talks Monday with Syrian officials on bolstering bilateral ties in various fields.

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz embarks Tuesday on a four-nation tour that will take him to Syria, Germany, Sweden and Morocco.

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Syrian Vice President Abdel-Halim Khaddam said Monday that no-one in Lebanon sought to make the country a source of trouble for Syria.

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A massive one-billion-ton phosphate reserve has been discovered in Syria’s eastern districts.

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Syrian director Hisham Sharbaji hopes to hit the jackpot with a new TV series called Nabil and Safaa.

June 4, 2001

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Syrian Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam, who collapsed while addressing a meeting in northern Lebanon Sunday, was discharged from a hospital in Trip

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad and his Egyptian counterpart Hosni Mubarak discussed Sunday in a telephone conversation "threats directed against the

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Syrian actress Amal Araf recently traveled to Egypt, where she will meet with several poets and composers while working on an album,

June 3, 2001

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Syria's state-run television said Sunday that Vice President Abdel Halim Khaddam was in "satisfactory" condition after collapsing at a meeting in nort

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Bahrain’s Prime Minister Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received Saturday a written message from his Syrian counterpart, Mohammed Mustafa Miro,