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Taha Yassin Ramadan in Damascus to strengthen economic ties
The Iraqi trade minister Muhammad Mahdi Saleh, who is taking part in the preliminary meetings of the higher committee said that value of trade exchange between the two states reached 4 billion dollars since 1997 until the present time. He unveiled that the bid on the new oil pipe between the two states will be announced very soon.
Iraq-Syria, Economics, 8/22/2002
Crown Prince Abdullah receives al-Shara on latest developments
Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Abdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz on Wednesday received the Syrian deputy prime minister and foreign minister Farouk al-Shara.
Saudi Arabia-Syria, Politics, 8/22/2002
Saudi Arabian investors withdraw 200 billion dollars in assets from USA
The British daily Financial Times said Wednesday that the Saudis withdrew some 200 billion dollars of their assets placed in the USA because of fears that the Bush administration will freeze them.
Saudi Arabia-USA, Economics, 8/22/2002
Baghdad describe last minutes for Abu Nida's suicide
The chairman of the Iraqi intelligence Taher Jalil al-Habboush on Wednesday gave the Iraqi official version on the death of Sabri al-Banna, known as Abu Nidal, which ended by his suicide by one bullet during an attempt by an Iraqi security force to arrest him. A story which was rejected by Fatah -- the revolutionary council-- while the US President George Bush doubted the death story of Abu Nidal.
Iraq-Palestine, Politics, 8/22/2002
Consultations on wealth sharing in Sudan
The consultation team for sharing the wealth in the Sudanese peace negotiations started talks with officials in Khartoum in order to get acquainted with the government's position on this issue.
Sudan, Politics, 8/22/2002
Al-Deyar: On al- Shara's current Arab tour
The Lebanese daily al-Deyar noted the visit to be held by the Syrian foreign minister Farouk al-Shara to certain Arab states in order to withstand the American campaigns against Saudi Arabia and Egypt and the threats to striking Iraq.
Syria-Regional, Politics, 8/22/2002
Canada will not take part in an attack against Iraq
The Canadian government has stressed it will not take part in any American military move against Iraq, unless there is tangible evidence of an Iraqi eminent danger.
Iraq-Canada, Politics, 8/22/2002
Al-Assad reviews local developments in Aleppo
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo on Wednesday received the secretary of the Baath party branch in Aleppo Abdul Ghafour al-Sabouni and the governor Osama Ade and members of the branch's leadership.
Syria, Local, 8/22/2002
Libyan- Sudanese coordination
The secretary general of the people's general committee for African unity in Libya Ali Abdul Salaam al-Tureiki on Tuesday evening received a telephone call from the chairman of the Sudanese democratic coalition Muhammad Othman al-Meirghani in which he stressed his care to maintain coordination and consultation with Libya concerning Sudan's unity
Libya-Sudan, Politics, 8/22/2002
The 33rd anniversary of al-Aqsa burning
On the occasion of the 33rd anniversary of burning the al-Aqsa mosque, the Palestinian Authority on Wednesday called on the international community to shoulder its responsibility to implement the UN resolutions.
Palestine, Politics, 8/22/2002
One Palestinian killed, four wounded in an Israeli explosion
A 27 year old Palestinian was killed when the Israeli forces detonated a four- floor building in Khan Younis camp and other four were wounded as a result of the intensive artillery bombardment against the camp al-Amal quarters and the Austrian quarters in Khan Younis before its invasion.
Palestine-Israel, Military, 8/22/2002
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The German foreign minister Yushka Fischer said yesterday in Bonn that the breaking into the Iraqi Germany in Germany and seizing of the hostages in it is an acceptable act and a violation of the international law and an act which is categorically rejected by all means.
The Israeli warplanes on Wednesday violated the Lebanese airspace. In a statement, the Lebanese resistance said that the air defense unit existed in the area intercepted the Israeli warplanes.
The Czech daily Bravo said on Wednesday that Israel had sent a cargo plane loading 53 pieces of equipment for pumping water and eliminating humidity together with a technical teams as urgent aids to the Czech republic in order to withstand the consequences of the floods which invaded the country last week.