UAE

May 21, 2000

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The funeral for a Palestinian man slain in clashes last week in the West Bank boiled over into violence Sunday - but this time Palestinian demonstrato

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The commander of Iran's armed forces, General Ali Shahbazi, has presented his resignation to Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who accept

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A British oil consultant has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter in a Bahraini court after a US national was found stabbed to death, the English daily

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Former Syrian prime minister Mahmud Zu’bi, who faced corruption charges, has committed suicide, hospital sources in Damascus told AFP Sunday. A Syrian

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King Abdullah II of Jordan and Syrian President Hafez el-Assad went in for talks about the peace process immediately after the king's arrival in Damas

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Egypt's parliamentary opposition condemned Sunday the suspension of the country's sole Islamist party, months ahead of legislative elections. The neo-

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Iranian reformist journalist Akbar Ganji had "illegal links" with a US military officer in Turkey, the judiciary said in a statement Sunday explaining

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The Moroccan-Tunisian business council held in Casablanca Saturday a meeting to examine means to enlarge the list of goods exchanged between the two c

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Two Palestinians were sentenced to death in absentia by a Palestinian military court on Sunday for their involvement in the 1996 killing of Hamas mili

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Ford Motor Co. will cut production of the Excursion, the largest sport utility vehicle in the world, by 25 percent because the automaker overestimated

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Hizbollah fighters said Sunday they attacked an Israeli military post in the south near Syria's occupied Golan Heights, their first assault in the are

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Reports from Iran say the army has started two major military exercises in the south-western province of Fars, and in Khuzestan, near the border with

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Eleven people including six soldiers were killed in violence last week in Algeria, according to press reports Sunday. The six soldiers were killed ove

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Computer security experts suspect that a new PC virus, "NewLove.vbs," may have originated in Israel, but the FBI is investigating the possibility that

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Qatari Al-Jazira Satellite Channel failed to broadcast an edition of its weekly program 'Opposite Direction' Tuesday, May 9, which was devoted to deal