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Arab News, Jeddah, Saudi ArabiaThree weeks after being rushed to hospital in Paris, Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has disappeared from sight, leaving behind a country preparing for a successor who for the first time will come from a generation too young to have fought in...
Tags: Saudi Arabia, Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), France
VarietyViggo Mortensen is set for his first French-language role in helmer-scribe David Oelhoffen's "Loin des hommes" (Far From Men). The film is inspired by "The Host," one of six short stories in French-Algerian philosopher Albert Camus' book, "Exile and...
Tags: France, Entertainment, Movies, The Host (movie)
The Jakarta PostJAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) -- State-owned oil and gas giant PT Pertamina raised US$3.25 billion from the issue of U.S. dollar-denominated bonds to international investors in May this year as part of the company's strategy to finance its acquisition...
Arab News, Jeddah, Saudi ArabiaThe Saudi owner of an Algerian cargo ship whose crew were held by Somali pirates for 10 months admitted paying $ 2.6 million to free them in November 2011, AFP reported yesterday quoting an Algerian newspaper. The MV Blida, carrying 17 Algerians, six...
Tags: Saudi Arabia, Piracy, Jeddah (Saudi Arabia)
VarietyCANNES — One of the latest candidates to become the big French comedy of 2013, first-time feature director Mohamed Hamidiâs buzz title âHomelandâ (Ne quelque part sâinspire) will receive a Cannesâ Official Selection Special Screening...
Arab News, Jeddah, Saudi ArabiaEgypt's interior minister said yesterday police arrested three members of an Al-Qaeda-linked cell in an alleged transnational plot to bomb a Western embassy and other targets in the country. The suspects were arrested with explosives intended to be used...
Tags: Iran, Chemical Industry, Saudi Arabia, Fertilizer, Al-Qaeda
The Bangkok PostNAKHON RATCHASIMA -- PTT Exploration and Production Plc (PTTEP) has revised up its petroleum output target by 50% to 900,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOED) by 2020 from 600,000 BOED forecast earlier. Thailand's sole petroleum explorer said...
As the political epicenter of British America’s richest and most populous colony, the town of Williamsburg played host to a rich cross-spectrum of humanity during the 1700s. Planters, merchants and tradesmen of all shades and stripes came from...
Jean-Luc Godard made his second feature film, "Le Petit Soldat," in 1960, but it was banned until 1963 because of its tough look at the then-current French-Algerian conflict and unblinking portrayal of torture. Opening Friday at the Nuart in a new 35-...
SABHA, Libya — Their fatigues don't match and their pickup has no windshield. Their antiaircraft gun, clogged with grit, is perched between a refugee camp and ripped market tents scattered over an ancient caravan route. But the tribesmen keep...
The death of a top Al Qaida-linked warlord in combat with French-led troops represents a victory in the battle against jihadists who had a stranglehold on northern Mali. But it is far from the defining blow against a wily enemy that can go underground...
American VoicesSen. Lindsey Graham said it best. Talking about the challenges the next secretary of defense will confront, Graham, a South Carolina Republican, warned that he will face "a world on fire." So true, and the Middle East along with the larger Islamic world...
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