UAE

May 30, 2000

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Lebanon's parliament will hold a plenary session for the first time in the village of Bint Jbeil Wednesday, three kilometers from the Israeli border,

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat has sent a letter to US President Bill Clinton complaining of the slow progress in the peace negotiations, and ask

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Unidentified gunmen shot and killed a leader of the opposition Yemen Socialist Party in a suburb of the nation's capital Monday, reported the Associat

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A study conducted by the Democratic Women Rights League (LDDF) found out that about 22% of Moroccan women were married without their consent and 7.9%

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An official Egyptian work group for exporting natural gas finished making an economic and technical report about the executive time programs for expor

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An Iranian court ordered Monday reformist journalist jailed, the latest sign of a crackdown on pro-reform media and writers, reported the Associated P

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Iraqi president Saddam Hussein called Monday on Yugoslavia to work jointly with Iraq to resist the United States and its allies, reported Reuters Mond

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The Israel withdrawal from southern Lebanon constitutes a "significant advance" in the Middle East peace process, Egyptian President Hosni Moubarak sa

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Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries Jamil Hujailan asserted Monday that the issue of human rights will be a firm provisi

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Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade urged Monday increased economic ties with Morocco to help his country's economic development, during a dinner host

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Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammad Said al-Sahhaf said his country was ready to work with the new United Nations humanitarian coordinator, Tun Myat, to h

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Ahmed al Zayani & Sons Company, distributor of Chrysler and Dodge automobiles in Bahrain, was due on May 29 to open its new sale and service center in the capital city of Manama. The investment in

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The Greek state-owned Hellenic Petroleum reached an agreement with the Austrian OeMv for the joint exploration of Iranian oil deposits, the Macedonian News Agency (MPA) revealed. The two companies re

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AGCC nations are increasingly choosing to introduce and use unleaded gasoline, as environmental awareness is becoming heightened in the region.  At 1999's end, 36 countries across the world were using

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Two expansion ventures in Saudi Arabia, both of which are nearing completion, are sure to boost the nation's styrene production. Al-Riyadh newspaper reports that the Saudi Petrochemicals Company (Sada