Syrian Ex Prime Minister Hijab Betrayed His People

3 Damascus, Aug 7.- Former Syrian Prime Minister Riad Hijab was plotting against his people and once he was discovered, NATO took him out of the nation to Lebanon, denounced an online report of Voltaire network. Rumors about the defection of other Cabinet ministers were denied during an extraordinary Council of Minister meeting chaired by Omar Ghalawanji, which allowed Syrian

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Syrian Prime Minister Riyad Hijab Resigned

1 Damascus, Aug 6.- Syrian Prime Minister Riyad Hijab resigned his post, an official source reported today. Hijab, 56, who had recently taken office, was a secretary of the Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party between 2004 and 2008 in Deir Ezzor province, in the country's northeastern area. From 2008 to 2011, Hijab was a governor in the province of Quneitera and

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Turkish Politicians, Citizens Reject Hostility vs. Syria

2 Damascus, Dec 31. -Turkish politicians and citizens, such as Numan Kurtulmus, the leader of the People's Voice Party of Turkey, on Saturday rejected the hostility unleashed by the government of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan against Syria.In remarks to Syrian television, Kurtulmus stated that the Turkish government's hostile policy is in tune with foreign interference in Syria, which could

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Premier of Sao Tome Pleased With Visit to Cuba

0 Havana, Nov 17. -Prime Minister of Sao Tome and Principe Patrice Emery Trovoada expressed his satisfaction on his visit to Cuba, where he analyzed the state of bilateral collaboration in matters of health, education and agriculture."We return to Sao Tome feeling satisfied for visiting Cuba", noted on Wednesday night the premier of the African nation at Havana´s International Airport

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Combat in Libya; European Leaders Visit Tripoli

0 Tripoli, Sep 15. -Those loyal to leader Muammar Gaddafi continued resisting the rebels´ offensive on Thursday in Bani Walid and Sirte as Libya received the French and British president and prime minister, respectively.Regional television media noted that a detachment of approximately more than 1,000 men has prevented the rebels to take over Bani Walid, a city located 150 kilometers

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Prime Minister of Antigua & Barbuda Visits Cuba

0 Havana, May 23. -Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Winston Baldwin Spencer arrived in Cuba on Monday for an official visit. During his stay in Cuba, Spencer, who is also Minister of Foreign Affairs, expects to meet with Cuban President Raul Castro and carry out other activities. Spencer was born on October 8, 1948, is married and has two

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Japan’s Hamaoka Nuclear Plant Stops Operations

2 Tokyo, May 14. -The operator of Japan's Hamaoka nuclear plant agreed to suspend operations in that complex, as requested by Prime Minister Naoto Kan due to safety concern. Very early today, control rods were installed in No. 5 reactor, after the same operation was done yesterday in the No. 4, local press quoted sources from Chubu Electric Power Co.

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Raul Castro Meets Dominica Prime Minister

1 Havana, Sep 16. -Cuban President Raul Castro received the prime minister of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit, who is on an official visit.  After the formal ceremony, the two statesmen exchanged views on the excellent state of bilateral relations, and the celebration on September 17 of the 3rd Cuba-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ministerial Meeting. They also analyzed regional and international issues, according

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Putin Considers End of Economic Crisis by 2011

1 Moscow, May 25. -Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin considered that the country will completely end the economic crisis in three years during the preparation of the budget for the period of 2011 to 2013. During a meeting in the residence of Novo-Ogariovo, in the outskirts of the capital, Putin discussed with the cabinet scenarios of development in Russia for

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