Yemen

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

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British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Sunday ruled out recalling parliament following the apparent suicide of former UN weapons inspector David Kelly,

July 16, 2003

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Canada’s TransGlobe Energy Corporation has successfully extended the Tasour #10 well on Block 32 in Yemen. The company has a 13.81 percent working interest in Block 32.  The Tasour #10 well was direct

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BP’s chief representative office in Abu Dhabi has recently appointed two United Arab Emirates (UAE) nationals to its team, both from Abu Dhabi. Ameena Hussain Thabet has taken on the role of payroll a

July 14, 2003

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Saudi Arabia will soon extradite to Yemen eight fugitives, some of them involved in the bombing of USS Cole, Yemeni Interior Minister Rashid al-Alami

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United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al-Nahyan has undergone a hernia operation in Geneva, his office announced on Sunday.  Th

July 10, 2003

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Contacts are now underway between Yemeni and Saudi authorities to exchange suspects wanted by authorities of the two countries for different cases, <i

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An American army report into the capture of US female soldier Jessica Lynch is expected to disclose that the young Private was not shot or stabbed by