Yemen

July 12, 2004

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Yemen plans to introduce reforms in the judiciary system by the end of this month. These procedures will include promoting a number of chiefs and memb

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Customs Secretary of Nasib border center in Dar’a governorate, located at the border with Jordan, on Monday denied reports that fees on entry of Arab or foreign vehicles coming to Syria, were raised. 

July 11, 2004

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Yemen and Saudi Arabia on Sunday launched the handover of border sites in the eastern area in accordance with Jeddah Border Treaty approved by the two

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Hundreds of Iraqis demonstrated on Sunday in support of ousted leader, Saddam Hussein in the city of Baquba, north of Baghdad, witnesses said.

July 8, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh paid on Wednesday a visit to the Police Higher Institute and Police Academy, where he was welcomed by Interior Mi

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In the Middle East and North Africa, the latest estimates indicate 75,000 people acquired HIV in the past year, bringing the number of people living w

July 7, 2004

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A Yemeni security court on Wednesday charged six Yemenis in the planning of the October 2000 bombing of the USS Cole and said they belonged to Osama b

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Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili arrived in Tehran on an invitation by Iranian President Mohammad Khatami for a four-day official visit.   He wa

July 5, 2004

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A total of 35 supporters of an anti-US Yemeni preacher holed up in a mountainous northern region have been killed and 60 injured in fierce clashes wit

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Three Jordanian lawyers who claim to represent Saddam Hussein left Monday for Libya to enlist attorneys there for the defense team.

July 4, 2004

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Yemen's Ministry of Oil and Minerals and Turkish Pat Oil Company inked on Saturday a memo of understanding. Under the memo, the Turkish company will invest and explore oil in block #3 in Jardan area o

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Alcan Inc. has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Oman Oil Company (OOC) and with the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) for a 20 percent equity interest in the

July 2, 2004

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A U.S. Marine was killed in action Friday and a second died of injuries suffered in a separate incident the previous day, the U.S. command said. Both

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U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell said on Friday former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein should be assumed to be innocent in his trial.

July 1, 2004

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Yemeni forces have shot dead 10 followers of an anti-U.S. cleric in clashes in the mountainous north of the county and seized some of their bases, a