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Five US soldiers killed in Iraq: al-Jazeera
Amman, April 29 (DPA) Five US soldiers were killed in Iraq's Western province of al-Anbar Saturday, the Doha-based al-Jazeera television quoted a US military spokesman as saying.

Sunday, April 29, 2007 8:19:15 AM

42 killed in Karbala blast
Baghdad, April 28 (Xinhua) A car bomb went off Saturday near a Shia shrine in Karbala, some 100 km south of Baghdad, killing at least 42 people and injuring dozens, the state-run al-Iraqiya television reported.

Saturday, April 28, 2007 10:07:33 PM

One killed in Baghdad bomb attack
Baghdad, April 28 (Xinhua) A roadside bomb detonated Saturday near a crowd of labourers in Baghdad killing at least one worker and injuring eight others, the police said.

Saturday, April 28, 2007 3:04:18 PM

Israeli army kills four Palestinians
Tel Aviv, April 28 (DPA) Israeli soldiers shot dead four militant Palestinians near the Gaza Strip border Saturday, a military spokeswoman here said.

Saturday, April 28, 2007 2:13:11 PM

Saudi authorities arrest 172 terrorist suspects (LEAD)
Riyadh, April 27 (DPA) Authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested 172 suspected militants allegedly belonging to seven terrorist cells, the Saudi interior ministry said in a statement Friday.

Friday, April 27, 2007 9:11:19 PM

172 terror suspects arrested in Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, April 27 (Xinhua) Saudi Arabian authorities have detained 172 suspected members of 'terrorist' cells who were being trained to carry out suicide attacks on vital installations, the state television reported Friday.

Friday, April 27, 2007 2:27:07 PM

Kublai Khan's pearl to be auctioned in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, April 27 (DPA) A saltwater pearl insured for $5 million is due to be auctioned in May in Abu Dhabi.

Friday, April 27, 2007 9:04:30 AM

Over 15 killed in Iraq suicide attack, bomb blast
Baquba, April 26 (DPA) More than 15 people, soldiers and civilians included, were killed in Iraq Thursday in separate incidents of suicide attack and bomb blast.

Thursday, April 26, 2007 5:59:03 PM

12 killed in Iraq violence
Baghdad/Mosul, April 26 (Xinhua) At least 12 people, including nine soldiers, were killed and 28 injured Thursday in separate suicide attacks in Iraq, police sources said.

Thursday, April 26, 2007 3:12:17 PM

Saudi working women find it hard to be 'free'
Mecca, April 26 (DPA) Covered from head-to-toe in black robes, Asmaa usually experiences the world around her through the two slits in her black face-veil. Sometimes, she says, frowns from men even compel her to let down a see-through netting to cover her kohl-lined eyes.

Thursday, April 26, 2007 8:14:53 AM

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