UAE

April 26, 2000

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The second round of parliamentary elections in Iran will be held on May 5, state radio said Wednesday, quoting an official announcement by the interio

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The US government will raise its financial aid to Yemen to reach 30-40 million dollars, US ambassador to Yemen Barbara Boudin said on Tuesday.   "Th

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat will hold talks with French leaders in Paris later Wednesday to discuss the ongoing problems in the Middle East pe

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With star forward Tim Duncan sitting injured on the bench, center David Robinson came through with 25 points and 15 rebounds to lead reigning champion

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African leaders will hold a summit in Algiers on April 30 to discuss the peace process in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Algerian preside

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Cranes guarded by Israeli soldiers with automatic rifles were digging into the red soil along the border with Lebanon as part of preparations that Is

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Sudan and Ethiopia have pledged cooperation in fields of security, trade and agriculture in areas on both sides of the common border, the Sudanese new

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Iraq accused Kuwait Tuesday of having boarded three ships in Iraqi territorial waters in acts of "armed aggression" against its sovereignty, the offic

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Syrian Foreign Minister Farouq al-Shara said in Paris on Tuesday that Israel's proposed withdrawal from south Lebanon was “a way to trick the Arab sta

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  Egypt Urges for Israel's Adherence To NPT   Egypt urged parties to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty on Tuesday to demand that Israel join t

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Syrian people are to be allowed to hold unlimited foreign currency following a decree issued Tuesday by President Hafez al-Assad as part of the govern

April 25, 2000

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Turkey protested Tuesday against suggestions by Israeli Education Minister Yossi Sarid to include the Armenian "genocide" by Ottoman Turks in 1915 in

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A precious win for Sagesse Club (74-69) over their challengers Riyadi, Monday, granted them the leadership of Lebanon's Basketball Championship, which

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The East African Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) opposes taking the south Sudan question to the UN Security Council, an executive fo

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 Jordanian police clashed again Tuesday with hundreds of Islamist students protesting a decision by officials of Jordan University to appoint hal