UAE

May 5, 2000

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The election of pro-reform judge Ahmet Necdet Sezer as president of Turkey is a boost for the country's drive for stronger democracy, but his impact w

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By Shady Janzeir  The 18th Jordan International Rally, the fourth round of the Middle East Rally Championship will launch on 11th May. Officials at th

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With hugs and jubilation, dozens of relatives welcomed home 480 Iraqi prisoners of war released Thursday by Iran despite its strained relations with I

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Bahrain and Yemen agreed Thursday to boost cultural cooperation particularly in the spheres of archaeology, museums and preservation of manuscripts an

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Clashes broke out Friday in Hebron after a group of Israeli settlers forced their way into the house of a Palestinian family.  Several dozen Jewish

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The Indiana Pacers celebrated their one point difference against the Milwaukee Bucks in Indianapolis Thursday, defeating them 96-95 in Game 5 of their

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A Dubai court is set to judge the legality of a divorce conducted by e-mail, said the Gulf News Daily Thursday.  In what is believed to be the first c

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A US official Thursday denied any thaw in relations with Libya and rejected charges that Washington cut a deal with Tripoli to minimize aftershocks of

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 The Arab League will hold Saturday at the level of permanent members a meeting to discuss the military escalations in Lebanon, Reported Kuwaiti n

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Egypt is to sign a treaty legalizing the status of the Arab Organization for Human Rights, the first of its kind between Cairo and a regional non-gove

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The trial of two Libyans accused of the December 1988 Lockerbie bombing entered its third day Friday, with police taking the witness box.  All 259 p

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Peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians broke off Friday with the Palestinians speaking of a deep crisis in efforts to reach a framework de

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Syrian President Hafez Assad will visit Egypt next week for talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak about how to resume the peace negotiations wit

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UN Secretary General's special envoy Terje Roed-Larsen said in Beirut Thursday Israel should pull out forces from Lebanon to the 1923 borders, demarca

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Sudanese President Omar al-Beshir has accused his former ally-turned-rival Hassan al-Turabi of conspiring against the government and vowed to take dec