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Egypt and Norway urged donors on Thursday, including Gulf states squeezed by low oil prices, to keep promises of providing $5.4 billion in aid for...
Friday, February 6, 2015
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Maysam Rizk
Beirut has now joined the list of cities where meetings between the Syrian government and opposition have taken place. In an effort to find a...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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A viral video showing a Syrian boy rescuing a girl under gunfire, watched online by millions of viewers and widely shared by media agencies, was...
Saturday, November 15, 2014
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Nicolas Sarkis
There is no oil and gas-friendly climate in Lebanon. This is clear from the way the country is dealing with what may well be the most important socio...
Friday, October 24, 2014
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US Attorney General Eric Holder urged countries in Europe and elsewhere on Tuesday to do more to keep their own citizens from traveling to Syria to...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
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Norway's intelligence agency said Monday that it fears an increased "terrorist threat" to its country due to dozens of Norwegian nationals fighting...
Monday, February 24, 2014
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Norway's huge sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, blacklisted two Israeli companies involved in construction of settlements in East Jerusalem...
Thursday, January 30, 2014
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Danish and Norwegian vessels left the Cypriot port of Limassol Friday and headed towards Syria to escort a delayed shipment of chemical weapons for...
Friday, January 3, 2014
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Norway said Friday it would not be able to accommodate a request from the United States to help destroy Syria's chemical arsenal on its soil, saying...
Friday, October 25, 2013
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