Tunisia

May 31, 2004

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The Bush administration fears "Islamic extremists" might seize control of the Gaza Strip after Israel's planned withdrawal.

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Tunisian President Zein Al Abadin Bin Ali has honored Iraqi singer Kathem El Saher during a special ceremony held in celebration of the National Cultural Day

May 30, 2004

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Tunisian singer Najla is the living example of sexing-up Arabic video clips and changing them from a musical script to a mere cheap sexual performance

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Rumors has it that Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama is in the process of releasing his last album under Alam El Phan Production Company, and that he is currently holding negotiations with Rotana Productio

May 27, 2004

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The International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, has signed an agreement to provide up to US$ 50 million in the form of subordinated debt to Banque Internationale

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Middle Eastern countries are showing growing interest in planting trees to improve water quality and boost food security, FAO said earlier this week.

May 24, 2004

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Here is the full text of Tunis declaration issued at the end of the meetings of the 16th session of the Arab Summit, held on the 22-23 in Tunis:   We,

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U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell on Monday apologized in writing for the US troops' abuse of Iraqi detainess at Baghdad Abu Ghraib Prison.

May 23, 2004

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Syria's President Bashar al-Assad met Saturday morning his Lebanese Counterpart Emil Lahoud, according to the official SANA news agency.  The two lead

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Rural communities devastated by the collapse two years ago of part of the massive Zeyzoun dam in northwest Syria are rebuilding and improving their livelihoods with small loans and training through a

May 22, 2004

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The Arab states summit was opened Saturday noon in the Tunisian capital, amid low expectations of tangible success regarding a number of issues, mainl

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A three-year-old Palestinian girl was killed by a gunshot to the head in the Rafah refugee camp Saturday, Palestinian hospital officials said.

May 19, 2004

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmad Maher on Tuesday said the Arab Summit, scheduled to be convened next Saturday in Tunisia, will be "fruitful" and will

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The Italian member of the European Parliament Luisa Morgantini slammed US sanctions imposed on Syria, pointing out that this position should be taken

May 17, 2004

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Israeli forces early Monday started a major operation in the southern Gaza Strip. Elsewhere, Israeli troops killed Monday a Palestinian in the town of