UAE

May 16, 2000

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Punching the air with his fist, a Sudanese man strolled into the reception tent with his beautiful, bejeweled bride wearing fine red robes.  Women u

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General Motors Corp. will take up the European standards of safety with new side airbags, used first by German and Swedish makers, the Associated Pres

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The Israeli army said it handed over a key position in occupied south Lebanon to its allied militia in the region on Tuesday, the second such transfer

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Saudi Prince al-Walid bin Talal said Tuesday he had invested a further one billion dollars in 15 "new and old economies", raising his stake in technol

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Iranian judicial authorities have assured a French lawyer that none of the 13 Jews currently on trial for allegedly spying for Israel will be sentence

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak heads Sunday to Washington for talks with US President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, US an

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The chief Palestinian negotiator with Israel, Yasser Abed Rabbo, said in an interview published Tuesday that his decision to quit in a row over backst

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The European Union denied Tuesday that it had authorized funding for two regional water projects in Israel, despite announcements made to this effect

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A five-member Arab league committee charged with reviewing a mechanism of holding an Arab summit is due to meet on June 6, assistant secretary general

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Prosecutors charged a contractor with wrongful death and violation of building regulations in the collapse of an apartment building that killed 16 peo

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United Arab Emirates oil minister Obaid bin Saif al-Nasseri said Monday that the United States has again asked OPEC to increase oil production in OPEC

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The Indiana Pacers were routed 107-86 by the Philadelphia Pacers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals at Conseco Fieldhouse Monday, edging c

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Palestinian international cooperation minister Nabil Shaath said Monday Israel was standing in the way to improving trade relations with Jordan and sa

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The authorities in Yemen temporarily disconnected the country's mobile phone network Monday for "security reasons" in the run-up to the celebrations m

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Tunisian journalist Taoufik Ben Brick, who arrived in France two weeks ago after protesting against alleged harassment in Tunisia, said on Monday he h