UAE

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

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Spain's Conchita Martinez overcame South Africa's Amanda Coetzer (6-1, 6-2) Sunday to regain the German Open title she won in 1998 - just hours after

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America's undisputed light heavyweight champion Roy Jones Jnr put on a powerful display of punching power, dominating Jamaica's Richard Hall before st

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Sunni Islam's highest authority condemned on Sunday the acts of Muslim extremists holding 21 hostages on a Philippine island, saying Islam rejects all

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The world records keep tumbling for Ian Thorpe who on Saturday broke his own 400-meter freestyle world record and on Sunday broke his own 200 meter fr

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Saudi Arabia's first skyscraper was due to be officially opened in the capital, Riyadh, on Sunday, reported bbc.online the same day.  After decades of

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A morgue assistant who lured medical students to his workplace has been arrested for the murder, rape and mutilation of at least 16 young women in Yem

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Josep Lluis Nunez who has been president of the Barcelona football club for the last 22 years has decided to resign, the club's Internet site revealed

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A London-based Arabic newspaper denied on Sunday reports that former Syrian prime minister Mahmud al-Zu’bi, expelled from the ruling Baath party and f

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At least eleven people died, including a family of four, when their Cairo apartment building collapsed in the early hours of Sunday, security sources