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May 14, 2000

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In one of the largest executions in the kingdom in two decades, Saudi Arabia beheaded seven Nigerians Saturday for taking part in a bank heist, accord

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 Syrian President Hafez al-Assad signed a decree Saturday to encourage local and oversees private investment, the official SANA news agency reporte

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Armed with the strongest evidence to date, researchers at the UW Medical School have established that sleep apnea, episodes of breathing pauses during

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The Hizbollah movement said Sunday it had attacked positions held by the Israeli army and its proxy South Lebanon Army (SLA) in the Israeli-occupied z

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A delegation from the human rights group Amnesty International has been subjected to fierce criticism from the government press and leading political

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Musa said Saturday that Cairo and Tripoli have renewed efforts towards reconciliation in Sudan and that they want to coo

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Former US secretary of state James Baker will mediate in talks in London starting Sunday between Morocco and the Polisario Front in a bid to clear the

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Iranian Culture Minister Ataollah Mohajerani flew into Kuwait on Saturday with a message from Iran's president on boosting ties, as Tehran moved to de

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Iran's armed exiled opposition, the People's Mujahedeen, claimed responsibility for the explosions Saturday in the Iranian town of Kermanshah that inj

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Jordan's King Abdullah II discussed the Middle East peace process Saturday with Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz to kick off his four-day vi

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Renewed clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinian demonstrators broke out in the West Bank town of Bethlehem Saturday evening after a march calli

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The international MasterCard Credit Card Company announced the movement of its regional headquarters to Dubai Internet City (DIC). Through this move, MasterCard becomes the first credit card company

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Lebanon has spent $5.5 billion on reconstruction over the past seven years. According to a fresh report by the Council for Development and Reconstruction (CDR), of this sum about $4.5 billion came fr

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Bayer Leverkusen moved within touching distance of making German football history with their first Bundesliga title in the club's 96-year history. They drubbed Eintracht Frankfurt 4-1 Saturday and onl

May 13, 2000

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By Amjad Baker  Middle East rally veteran Mohammad Ben Sulayem had to wait for two and half hours to be crowned officially as champion, for the 11th t