UAE

May 25, 2000

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Israel and the Palestinians will reach an accord by the end of the year on declaring a Palestinian state, Israeli parliament speaker Avraham Burg said

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The United States said Wednesday it remained "strongly supportive" of the attempt by the Organization of African Unity to bring to an end the border c

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Russia announced Wednesday a new arms contract worth more than 500 million dollars (553 million euros), to supply an anti-aircraft defense system to t

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Means to enhance cooperation between Morocco and Algeria in the field of agriculture were discussed Wednesday at a meeting in Rabat between the two co

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The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani arrived in Bahrain Wednesday for talks to try to defuse new tensions over a border dispute, said

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat left Gaza Wednesday for Rome, on the first leg of a tour that will also take him to Spain, his adviser Nabil Abu R

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The Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) condemned Wednesday the decision taken by the Political Parties Committee to freeze the activities o

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Air accident investigators are due to give evidence Thursday in the trial of two Libyans accused of bombing Pan Am Boeing 747 over the Scottish town o

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The United Nations ended two days of talks Wednesday on creating a new arms inspection agency for Iraq, despite little indication that Baghdad will ac

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When villagers glimpse a crocodile in the murky Nile River, they turn to the Shilkawi family, legendary hunters of big game and traders of their skins

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Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah should make an apology to the people of Kuwait for embracing Palestinian President Yasser Araf

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Yemeni police said they have found the remains of 15 women who they believe to be the victims of a Sudanese man arrested 10 days ago, BBC reported.  T

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A fugitive with alleged ties to Saudi militant Osama bin Laden has been arrested on charges of planning terrorist attacks during New Year's celebratio

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh said Wednesday he would soon travel to neighboring Saudi Arabia to discuss a long-running border dispute, reporte

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Unofficial Israeli-Palestinian negotiations interrupted after deadly West Bank clashes should resume in Sweden within days now that the situation is c