UAE

May 13, 2000

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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

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Kuwait said it would soon hold talks with Iran to discuss border differences triggered by Tehran's recent offshore drilling for gas in a disputed area

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Egyptian Prime Minister Atef Ebeid will travel to Lebanon Wednesday to open electricity plants that Egypt helped repair after they were bombed by Isra

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Amnesty International, has called for the trial in Iran of 13 Iranian Jews accused of spying for Israel to be held in public, the BBC reported Friday.

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Dozens of Egyptian students arrested during a riot over a book they said insulted Islam have been released by the authorities, said BBC.online Saturda

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American Roy Jones Jnr looks to defend his undisputed light heavyweight crown against another nondescript challenger when he meets Jamaican Richard Ha

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Security forces used strong-arm tactics Friday to disperse a protest by several hundred Moroccan engineers in front of the country's finance and agric

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American sprint queen Marion Jones got off to a winning start in her build-up to the Olympics with an easy victory in the women's 100-meter at the IAA

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Iraq's exiled Shiite opposition claimed Saturday that a rocket attack on central Baghdad targeted president Saddam Hussein's main palace in the capita

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The United States said Friday there is an increased risk of terrorism in Israel and the Palestinian territories, and urged US citizens living and trav

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Friday lashed out at reformists, accusing them of undermining his position and the country's Islamic s