UAE

May 15, 2000

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Danish police are on a state of maximum alert ahead of Wednesday's UEFA Cup final between Turkish giants Galatasaray and Arsenal of the English Premie

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Moroccan journalists will stage a 1-hour strike Tuesday to express solidarity with colleagues Mustapha Alaoui and Khalid Mechbal and protest against t

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Ministers of electricity and energy from six Arab countries and Turkey gathered Monday in Jordan to discuss regional power-sharing, officials said. 

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami suffered a mild heart problem last week and spent several hours at a Tehran clinic, a hospital source familiar with

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A UN-sponsored meeting in London Sunday aimed at clearing the way for a referendum on the future of the disputed Western Sahara ended without any conc

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Britain's Richard Burns, driving a Subaru Impreza WRC, won the Argentina Rally to extend his lead in the 2000 World Championship to 14 points on Sunda

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The chief Palestinian negotiator with Israel, Yasser Abed Rabbo, has resigned in protest over the establishment of a second negotiating channel, his o

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Deportivo Coruna managed only a draw on Sunday but stayed three points clear of the nearest challenger Barcelona who stood at the top of the Spanish f

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Though stripped of his political posts, Sudan's veteran Islamist ideologue Hassan Turabi still commands the admiration of a diehard core of followers.

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Sporting Lisbon was crowned Portuguese first-division champions for the 17th time, overpowering FC Porto with a 4-0 win Sunday at Porto-outfit Salguei

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Sweden's Jesper Parnevik parred the third playoff hole Sunday to claim his second title of the year and extend David Love III's title drought who pond

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The Israeli cabinet on Monday approved the transfer of two Palestinian villages near Jerusalem to full Palestinian control, a move that could weaken P

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The Phoenix Suns were saved from being swiped out of the NBA playoffs when they routed the Los Angeles Lakers 117-98 in the Western Conference semifin

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Lazio won the Italian league for the first time in 26 years, clinching the second title in club history, Sunday after thrashing Reggina 3-0 in Rome, w

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British Foreign Office Minister Peter Hain said after meeting Syrian leaders on Sunday he was optimistic about prospects for peace between Syria and I