Poraz ‘repulsed’ by cases of Jews spitting on Christians

Poraz ‘repulsed’ by cases of Jews spitting on Christians By Relly Sa’ar, Haaretz Correspondent and Agencies Ha’aretz, Israel Oct 13 2004 Interior Minister Avraham Poraz issued a strongly worded statement Tuesday against incidents of Jews spitting at Christian clergy in Jerusalem, saying he was “repulsed” by the repeated attacks.” Poraz was referring to the most […]

ANKARA: Lawyer for Turkish Diplomat Wants a Dismissal

Lawyer for Turkish Diplomat Wants a Dismissal By Ali Ihsan Aydin Zaman Online, Turkey Oct 13 2004 Paris — The French lawyer representing the Turkish Consulate in a suit filed against it by the Defense Committee for the Armenian Case (DCAC) asked that the case be thrown out on the grounds that the DCAC’s action […]

Soccer: Czechs ready to cash in on Dutch slip

CZECHS READY TO CASH IN ON DUTCH SLIP sportinglife.com, UK Oct 13 2004 The honeymoon period is over for Holland coach Marco van Basten with the realities of international management really hitting home on Saturday. Holland were held to a shock 2-2 draw against FYR Macedonia, throwing open a group which the Dutch appeared to […]

Armenia economic forum to solve long-term tasks of country developme

Armenia economic forum to solve long-term tasks of country development ITAR-TASS, Russia Oct 13 2004 YEREVAN, October 12 (Itar-Tass) — The international Armenian economic forum is designed to help resolve long-term strategic tasks of Armenia’s development, president of the World Armenian Congress and the Union of Russian Armenians Ara Abramyan told Itar-Tass on Tuesday. At […]

Calcutta: Ray of inspiration in blocks of stone

Calcutta Telegraph, India Oct 13 2004 Ray of inspiration in blocks of stone A STAFF REPORTER Tokmajyam at work in his studio. Picture by Pabitra Das He finds the sun and inspiration in the galis of Calcutta. In his eyes, sari-clad Bengali women look like Greek goddesses. He speaks no English but breaks easily into […]

Israel’s Christians spitting mad

Israel’s Christians spitting mad By Inigo Gilmore in Jerusalem (Filed: 13/10/2004) The Daily Telegraph, UK Oct 13 2004 Christians in Jerusalem have attacked what they say is the increasingly common phenomenon of ultra-orthodox Jews spitting on them. The statement followed a brawl between an orthodox Jewish yeshiva (religious school) student and an Armenian archbishop. They […]

Cases of Jews spitting on Christains “repulsive”: Minister

Cases of Jews spitting on Christains “repulsive”: Minister Press Trust of India, India Oct 13 2004 Jerusalem, Oct 13 (PTI) Calling acts of spitting by Jews on Christian clergy as “repulsive”, Interior Minister, Avraham Poraz, has condemned such “repeated attacks” on the religious minority. Expressing dismay at the recent incident in which a student of […]

U.N. Big lost sweet oil deal

U.N. BIG LOST SWEET OIL DEAL By NILES LATHEM New York Post Oct 13 2004 October 13, 2004 — WASHINGTON — An angry Saddam Hussein stopped giving the head of the U.N. oil-for-food program sweetheart oil deals after fuming that the honcho was not doing enough to earn his money, according to new information uncovered […]

UNESCO Recruits Communication and Information Adviser for Armenia

ONU (Communiqués de presse), NY Oct 13 2004 UNESCO Recruits Communication and Information Adviser for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and the Russian Federation 13-10-2004 (UNESCO) UNESCO seeks its Communication and Information Adviser for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and the Russian Federation. Based in the UNESCO Office in Moscow, the Adviser will conceptualise and […]

ASBAREZ ONLINE [10-12-2004]

ASBAREZ ONLINE TOP STORIES 10/12/2004 TO ACCESS PREVIOUS ASBAREZ ONLINE EDITIONS PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT <;HTTP:// 1) Kerry Rep. Sets Record Straight on False Story in Turkish Press 2) Oskanian: Armenia Will Defend ‘Package’ Option of Settlement 3) Karabagh Prime Minister Meets with ARF-West Delegation 4) France ‘Free’ to Block Turkey’s EU Membership: Jacques […]