UAE

May 19, 2000

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Australian Jelena Dokic put back the shaky French Open preparation of Venus Williams, hammering the third seed (6-1, 6-2) in a third-round upset at th

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Just one point is all Bayer Leverkusen need to celebrate their first Bundesliga crown but they face a tenacious opponent in Unterhaching on Saturday w

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The vulnerability of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) was again highlighted Thursday as clashes in southern Lebanon escalated ahea

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Dual Olympic champion Kieren Perkins was third fastest in 1500 metre freestyle heats in Sydney Friday as he attempts to make the Sydney Games and defe

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The Pentagon Thursday said its aircraft dropped no bombs or missiles in flights over southern Iraq Wednesday, and that any civilian casualties claimed

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Veteran Sudanese Islamist Hassan al-Turabi, who has been ousted from all positions of power by President Omar al-Beshir, predicted Thursday that the r

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Jordan will send more men to Sierra Leone "very soon" to join UN peacekeeping forces there, a military spokesman announced Thursday.  The spokesman,

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Iran has complained to the United Nations about what it says are repeated violations by Iraq of their 1988 ceasefire, according to a bbc.com report. T

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Serie A champions Lazio pulled off a historic Double in Milan Thursday, when they held Inter Milan to a tense 0-0 draw at the San Siro stadium in the

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More poor quality or counterfeit medicines are being traded across the world, participants at a World Health Organization (WHO) conference were told t

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There are reports that a variant of the Love Bug computer virus has started spreading and virus experts say although it may not spread as fast, it is

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Israeli forces in the West Bank and Gaza Strip were on full alert with tanks and combat helicopters Friday for two "days of rage" declared by Palestin

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika left Canada late Thursday at the end of a five-day official visit that focused on economic cooperation.  Bou

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US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Thursday that World Bank approval of two multi-million-dollar loans to Iran was "inappropriate" because

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The final results of February's parliamentary elections in Tehran will be announced Saturday at the latest, the Iranian election watchdog body said Th