UAE

April 30, 2000

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The trial of 13 Iranian Jews accused of spying for Israel gets under way Monday behind closed doors, with officials continuing to insist it will be fa

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The new coordinator of Iraq's UN oil-for-food program aid on Sunday he hoped to improve the system under which Iraq feeds its people with proceeds fro

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Leading liberal Kuwaiti intellectuals and politicians vowed Sunday to form a new pressure group immediately to combat the fast-growing wave of Islamic

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Egypt is preparing to sell off a stake in fixed-line telecom monopoly Telecom Egypt, Prime Minister Atef Obeid said in comments published Saturday. "T

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The United States is delaying military deals with Israel in order to put pressure on the Jewish state to cancel its controversial arms deal with China

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Israeli soldiers swooped Sunday to remove a group of women Jewish settlers who had barricaded themselves inside a container in the center of the flash

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Russia seeking to help restart Syria-Israel talks  Russia is hoping to be able to persuade Syria to resume peace talks with Israel, with its new Mid

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Jerusalem's highest Islamic religious leader Mufti Ekrema Sabri has come out in support of the establishment of a supreme Muslim council for the estim

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Libya's foreign minister summoned European Union ambassadors on Saturday to protest their absence from a ceremony marking the 85th anniversary of a ba

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 Britian's Lennox Lewis devastated America's Michael Grant for a second round knockout Saturday at Madison Square Garden maintaining the heavyweigh

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr Mussa said Saturday that a meeting on Arab-Israeli peace with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia and Syria should take

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African leaders began gathering in Algiers on Saturday ahead of a summit called to "evaluate" the peace process in the volatile Democratic Republic of

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  Gulf Arab states called on Iran Saturday to resolve its territorial dispute with the United Arab Emirates through dialogue, saying they were keen t

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With the observance of Labor Day only one day away, A-Safir Daily published Lebanese child labor statistics.  The number of employed children in the age group between 10-18 stands at 43,415, constitut

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Setting a benchmark in the Arab World, Emirates Airline is now offering Emirates-On-Line, a new e-commerce service that allows UAE residents to book airline tickets via the company's website (www.emir