UAE

May 14, 2000

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Former US secretary of state James Baker will mediate in talks in London starting Sunday between Morocco and the Polisario Front in a bid to clear the

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Iranian Culture Minister Ataollah Mohajerani flew into Kuwait on Saturday with a message from Iran's president on boosting ties, as Tehran moved to de

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Iran's armed exiled opposition, the People's Mujahedeen, claimed responsibility for the explosions Saturday in the Iranian town of Kermanshah that inj

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Jordan's King Abdullah II discussed the Middle East peace process Saturday with Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdel Aziz to kick off his four-day vi

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Renewed clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinian demonstrators broke out in the West Bank town of Bethlehem Saturday evening after a march calli

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The international MasterCard Credit Card Company announced the movement of its regional headquarters to Dubai Internet City (DIC). Through this move, MasterCard becomes the first credit card company

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Lebanon has spent $5.5 billion on reconstruction over the past seven years. According to a fresh report by the Council for Development and Reconstruction (CDR), of this sum about $4.5 billion came fr

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Bayer Leverkusen moved within touching distance of making German football history with their first Bundesliga title in the club's 96-year history. They drubbed Eintracht Frankfurt 4-1 Saturday and onl

May 13, 2000

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By Amjad Baker  Middle East rally veteran Mohammad Ben Sulayem had to wait for two and half hours to be crowned officially as champion, for the 11th t

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Liverpool's Steven Gerrard will probably be handed a place in next month's England squad for the Euro 2000 Finals after being surprisingly left out of

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Egypt's senior religious cleric has condemned rumors circulating around the country that Coca-Cola is an enemy of Islam, the weekly newspaper Rose al-

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Highway robbery, racketeering and personal vendettas in Algeria have taken the place of an Islamist terror campaign whose perpetrators were recently a

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At least 24 Palestinian youths were wounded, two of them by live rounds, in clashes with Israeli troops Saturday following demonstrations demanding th

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The prospect of organs from cloned pigs being transplanted into humans within the next 10 years has aroused controversy among Islamic scholars, the Gu

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British foreign office minister, Peter Hain, will start Saturday a two-day visit to Syria and Lebanon to discuss the moribund peace process in the Mid