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Exclusive - Sayyaf to Asharq Al-Awsat: I Know Who Killed Azzam

Exclusive - Sayyaf to Asharq Al-Awsat: I Know Who Killed Azzam

Abd Rab Al-Rasul Sayyaf, president of the Afghan Islamic Union, said that he knew who killed Abdullah Azzam, the historic leader of the Arab fighters in Afghanistan, and would reveal the killer’s name soon. He also described the Taliban office in the Qatari capital as an “aggression” and accuse

Abbas: Saudi Arabia Had No Hesitation in Supporting Us

Abbas: Saudi Arabia Had No Hesitation in Supporting Us

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas confirmed his commitment to the option of negotiations to achieve peace with Israel and his refusal to yield to pressure. He said that the peace he believes in is based on "the resolutions of international legitimacy and the Arab peace initiative." Abbas sai

Swiss Vice President: Economic Exchange with KSA Amounts to $5.2 Billion

Vice President and Finance Minister of Switzerland Ueli Maurer said “It is important for all parties to continue to comply fully with their commitments to this plan, and avoid any actions that violate the objectives of this agreement,” he stated. Responding to questions by Asharq Al-Awsat throug

Exclusive - Finance Minister Says IMF-Moroccan Ties are Healthy, Positive

Exclusive - Finance Minister Says IMF-Moroccan Ties are Healthy, Positive

Good ties, cooperation, discussion and mutual respect are what Morocco shares with the International Monetary Fund, said Moroccan Finance Minister Mohamed Boussaid. In his interview with Asharq Al-Awsat, Boussaid went into depth on the liquidity and credit arrangements concluded by Morocco in 201

IMF: Morocco Got Involved in Reforming Exchange System from a Strong Position

IMF: Morocco Got Involved in Reforming Exchange System from a Strong Position

IMF head of mission in Morocco Nicolas Blancher said that the decision to adopt resilient exchange system in Morocco is a sovereign decision that was taken by Moroccan authorities after years of preparation.

Lagarde: Arab Countries Succeeded in Economic Reforms, Obstacles Facing Private Sector Must be Removed

Lagarde: Arab Countries Succeeded in Economic Reforms, Obstacles Facing Private Sector Must be Removed

Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde said the current challenge facing Arab countries was to reduce public debt, which should be lowered in a way that does not violate the standards of balance and justice.   In an interview with Asharq Al-Awsat on the eve of an inter

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