UAE

May 8, 2000

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Sudan's President Omar al-Beshir plans to appoint a replacement for his rival Hassan al-Turabi as the ruling party's secretary general before October,

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Deportivo Coruna were held to a 2-2 draw at their home ground to Real Zaragoza in the Spanish soccer league title race Sunday in Barcelona. Deportivo

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UN special envoy Terje Roed-Larsen said Monday that peace in southern Lebanon would depend on the restraint of all countries concerned.  Roed-Larsen

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France's Nantes ended the French Cup fairytale of Fourth Division Calais, Sunday in Paris, with a penalty kick, awarded by substitute Alain Caveglia s

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Three suspects were detained here Monday in connection with the "ILOVEYOU" computer virus that wreaked havoc on computer systems around the world, as

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Some 1,000 students demonstrated in the troubled Yemeni town of Dhaleh on Monday to protest at deadly clashes with security forces in which one of the

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Dubai Ports Authority (DPA) signed a 20-year contract on Monday to manage and operate the port of Djibouti, during a visit to the Gulf emirate by Djib

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Rookie Dale Earnhardt Jr drove over 50 laps of the NASCAR Pontiac Excitement 400, seizing the Winston Cup after coming first with a speed of 99.374 mi

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Around 50 students were hurt Monday in clashes with police who opened fire with tear gas and rubber bullets at Egypt's Al-Azhar University, during pro

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The head of Libyan National Oil Corporation (NOC) has invited international oil and gas companies to a meeting in Tripoli Wednesday to discuss explora

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Lebanese Resistance staged Monday a series of attacks against the Israeli-occupied border zone in southern Lebanon, triggering Israeli retaliatory she

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Poor diet and lack of exercise are related to just as many cancer cases as smoking, according to a new statement by the Food and Nutrition Science All

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Meetings of the Syrian-Turkish joint committee are due to start Monday under the co-chairmanship of the minister of Economy, Muhammad Imadi, and the T

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Yemen's top religious leaders have issued an edict (fatwa) banning normalization with Israel, an apparent reaction to the government of the Arab state

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Members of nine Arab parliaments appealed to UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Monday to seek the immediate lifting of sanctions on Iraq which they s