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The first non-Iraqi archaeological investigation of the Tigris-Euphrates delta in 20 years was a preliminary foray by three women who began to explore the links between wetland resources and the emergence and growth of cities last year.
New Study Shows $1.8 Billion Nationwide Economic Impact of Shallow Water Drilling HOUSTON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study commissioned by the Shallow Water Energy Security Coalition found that spending by the vendors and subcontractors supporting shallow water energy exploration accounted for $1.8 billion over the last three years, excluding expenditures in Louisiana and Texas. President Obama's home state of Illinois was the leading recipient of shallow water vendor...
LOS ANGELES, Sept.
A team of archaeologists from the University of Chicagoâ€™s Oriental Institute has joined a team of Syrian colleagues in excavating a key site from the prehistoric society that formed the foundation of urban life in the ancient Middle East.
In the news release, Gay Soldier Killed in Action in Afghanistan, issued 24-Feb-2010 by Michael D.
RESTON, Va., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Arrakis Geodynamics Ltd. (Arrakis) today announced that its CEO, R. Kirk Sherr, will speak at the IHS Herold Pacesetters Energy Conference in Greenwich, Connecticut on Wednesday, September 23 at 2:45 p.m.
A U.S. national says he is working with an Iraqi arts professor to use poetry and other art forms to help unify war-torn Iraq. John Dunlop of the U.S.
LOS ANGELES, Jan.
Three people died and five others were wounded Monday in a roadside bomb blast in eastern Baghdad, Iraq's Interior Ministry said. The bomb exploded, striking a minibus in the Shiite neighborhood of Aman, CNN reported.
Text of report in English by privately-owned Jordan Times website on 10 October [Report by Muhammad Ghazal: "We Were Kidnapped." - Jordan Times headline.] AMMAN -Taylor Luck and Holli Chmela, the two Jordan Times journalists, who were released by Syrian authorities on Thursday [9 October] after they were reported missing in Lebanon said they entered Syria against their will.
- A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.