Yemen

August 24, 2003

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Jordanian Queen Nour, wife of his late Majesty King Hussein of Jordan, has for the first time since the death of King Hussein publicly celebrated her 52nd birthday

August 23, 2003

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Three worshippers were killed and 50 wounded when an armed man hurled two hand grenades into a mosque in northern Yemen during Friday prayers, police

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Syrian singer Asalah Nasri has filed a divorce at the Damascus civil court against her husband, stressing she cannot go on living with him another minute

August 21, 2003

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Washington on Wednesday warned US citizens of the potential for new "terrorist threats" in Yemen, Osama bin Laden's ancestral home, as the al-Qaeda ne

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The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund ordered their staff out of Iraq on Wednesday August 20, in response to the truck bombing that ripped through United Nations headquarters in Baghdad o

August 19, 2003

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Saudi Arabia has handed over four Yemenis to Sanaa, including two suspected of involvement in last October's deadly attack on a French supertanker off

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The Central Bank of Turkey recently observed excessive volatility in the foreign exchange market. With the appreciation of the US dollar in international markets, the volatility in the value of Turkis

August 18, 2003

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A bus Monday crashed into a truck on a highway in Yemen, killing 13 passengers and injuring 18 others, Saba reported.  The bus was transferring 44 peo

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Syrian President Bashar Assad accused Israel of stalling on peace efforts and renewed Damascus call for a just and comprehensive peace in the Middle E

August 7, 2003

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh held a telephone conversation Wednesday evening with Sudanese counterpart Omer Hassan Al-Bashir, according to SAB

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A Saudi interior ministry delegation is to arrive in Sanaa Thursday on a three day visit to the Republic of Yemen.  A source at the Yemeni interior mi

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Electronics retailer Jacky's has experienced a 39 percent rise in sales in the first six months of the year. The rise is being attributed mainly to the promotions run by the company during this period

July 30, 2003

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A gunman killed eight worshippers in a Yemeni mosque Wednesday before being overpowered and detained by security forces, officials said.

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President Bush on Wednesday said the deaths of Saddam Hussein's two sons marked progress in assuring the Iraqi people that the old regime was gone for

July 20, 2003

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In Iran, an earthquake measuring 2.7 degrees on the open-ended Richter scale jolted the town of Kouhbenan, in the southern province of Kerman, early S