UAE

May 5, 2000

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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

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The polling stations opened Friday in 52 towns in Iran for the second round of general elections, Iran radio reported, with reformers staggering from

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the United States has launched a criminal inquiry into the source of a new computer virus that attacked s

May 4, 2000

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A long-standing perception that South Korea will never allow foreign control of its key motor industry has been undermined by France's Renault SA's ac

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Kuwait's national soccer team gears up for the Asian soccer finals by hosting Italy's Inter Milan team. Lebanon will host the fifteen-day event, which

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Britain's Phoenix consortium was reported to have given access from BMW to its ailing British car maker Rover subsidiary’s financial details Wednesday

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The UAE has been removed from the US Special 301 watch list of countries monitored for violations of intellectual property rights, a senior Business S