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2005-07-06 15:54:58

DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syrian security forces arrested two more people suspected of belonging to a "terror group," but a U.S. official said Wednesday the suspects appeared to be jewelry thieves rather than terrorists.

2005-07-03 12:42:11

DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syrian forces killed an Arab Muslimmilitant among a group trying to cross the border into Lebanonand arrested 34 others, the official Syrian news agency SANAsaid on Sunday. It said two soldiers were also killed in the clash. It didnot say when the incident happened.

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2005-02-21 06:46:50

Nearly one fifth of the Mesopotamian marshes of southern Iraq, almost completely drained by Saddam Hussein, are once again flooded with water, according to experts working on an international effort to restore the wetlands.


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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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