UAE

May 15, 2000

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Close ties between Saudi Arabia and Iran should help topple the Iraqi president, a leading opposition figure said Sunday in Kuwait, where Western anal

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The chief Palestinian negotiator with Israel, Yasser Abed Rabbo, has resigned from his post in protest over the way the negotiations have been handled

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Israel on Sunday released a senior leader of the Islamic Resistant Movement, Hamas, accused of planning the kidnapping and killing of two Israeli sold

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The worst clashes between Palestinians and Israeli troops for months were expected to escalate on Monday as Palestinians mark the 52nd anniversary of

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By Noura Wazani Jordan denied on Monday that authorities arrested and tortured an Iraqi weightlifter who was in Amman to take part in a competition there, as claimed by an Iraqi newspaper the same day

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Iran recently announced its aim to export $100 million worth of carpets to the USA per year, following the removal of the US ban on Iranian carpets imports adopted last March. Nasrallah Zada, th

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Kuwait Airways' fiscal projections for 2000-1 have been presented to parliament, and as has been the case in the past, the figures will be the subject of much scrutiny. Kuwait Airways Corp. (KAC

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Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC est. 1976) announced new agreements with two Thai firms to supply them with 600,000 tonnes of urea per year. The Saudi industrial giant, which is 70% st

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<b>Date:</b>May 15 - 19 2000 <b>Location:</b>Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 5, Kuwait <b>Coordination by:</b>Kuwait International Fair Co. kufair@ncc.moc.kw www.kif.net <b>Specifics

May 14, 2000

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Syrian President Hafez al-Assad signed a decree Sunday allowing bail for people charged with economic crimes, setting aside a 30-year-old part of Syri

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Recai Kutan, the leader of Turkey's pro-Islamic Virtue Party, retained his post Sunday after defeating a pro-reform moderate Abdullah Gul in a party c

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Israel Sunday accused two members of the Islamic resistance movements of planning to kidnap Israeli soldiers for the purpose of forcing the Jewish sta

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Ford admitted that a conflict between its production policies and environmental concerns, Reuters reported on Thursday, saying that the company’s popu

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The US market has the capacity to take in up to $100 million worth of Iranian carpets annually, Iranian news agency (IRNA) said in a report Sunday, so

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Lebanon's Hizbollah group will pardon any member of Israel's proxy South Lebanon Army (SLA) who kills an "Israeli or an (SLA) officer," one of its top