Yemen

July 18, 2004

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Yemeni forces have killed over the weekend some 90 armed supporters of an anti-US preacher holding out in a remote mountainous area of the country.

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Dr. Yasser Abdel Qader, head of medical team supervising prominent Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki's health, denied circulating rumors that the actor has experienced a sudden deterioration to his condition

July 15, 2004

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Yemen's parliament approved on Wednesday a loan agreement worth of $ 30 million to extend telecom-network in various regions. The agreement has been inked between Yemen and South Korean Bank for Expor

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Ras Al Khaimah emirate has awarded Kuwaiti firm KGL a $45 million contract to build, operate and manage the container terminal at Saqr port for 21 years.

July 14, 2004

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A source at the Yemeni Interior Ministry denied on Wednesday reports about the arrest of the alleged "most dangerous kidnapper of children" in Yemen. 

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Iran's President Mohammad Khatami on Wednesday criticized European countries for lack of commitment to the Brussels agreement.

July 13, 2004

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh received on Tuesday a letter from the Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi. In his letter, Ciampi invited Saleh

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A bank consortium on Monday signed a JD7 million agreement with Jordan Company for Development of Projects to finance construction of Marina Beach Hotel.

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