Syria

June 21, 2000

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus  Syrian parliament speaker, Abdul Qader Qaddoura, will announce Thursday the preparations for a national referendum on the

June 20, 2000

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By Nabil Al Mulhem  Damascus  Syria's Baath Party on Tuesday concluded a landmark congress by electing the country’s heir apparent, Bashar Assad, as i

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Rifa’t Assad, the banished uncle of Syria's presidential heir-apparent Bashar, denied Israeli radio reports Tuesday he had sought Israeli backing in a

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Rifaat Assad, the banished uncle of Syria's presidential heir-apparent Bashar, has sought Israeli backing for his bid to seize power in Damascus, Isra

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The Reda Computer center in Thawra Street is launching a revolution of its own to raise computer-literate Syrian children and adults ... with the help

June 19, 2000

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus  Syria's ruling Baath party Monday appointed Bashar Assad, son and heir-apparent to the late president Hafez Assad, to hea

June 18, 2000

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Damascus – Albawaba.com  Referendum on the candidacy of the late Syrian president’s son, Bashar, will be conducted in the first week of July, accordin

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus  Syria’s ruling Baath party discussed Saturday night three reports seen by observers as “a serious change in the party’s t

June 17, 2000

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The newspaper of the ruling Syrian Baath Party on Saturday launched an implicit attack on the banished brother of the late president Hafez Assad who i

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus  The first in 15 years, the 9th congress of Syria’s ruling Baath party will open here Saturday. The late president’s son a

June 16, 2000

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The transfer of power in Syria creates the potential for substantial regional change, Israeli prime minister Ehud Barak said, hinting at the possibili

June 15, 2000

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damsacus -- Albawaba.co  A Lebanese member of parliament denounced on Thursday a call taken by Lebanese groups for a pullout of Syr

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus -- Albawaba.com  Syria’s ruling Baath party will make at its June 17th congress an evaluation of the outgoing era since th

June 14, 2000

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Damascus -- Albawaba.com  A delegation of Syrian Jews arrived Wednesday at Kerdaha, where the late president Hafez Assad is buried, to pay their respe

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus -- Albawaba.com  A senior Syrian army officer tuned down reports that the exiled brother of the late president Hafez Assad