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Iran’s Central Bank, Bank Markazi Jomhouri Islami Iran, will ask a U.S. judge in New York to dismiss a suit freezing alleged Iranian assets held by Citigroup Inc., according to a court filing.
Suicide bombers targeted two Syrian security-service buildings in Damascus, killing civilians and soldiers, the state-run Syrian Arab News Agency said, after an Arab League mission arrived to prepare for monitoring of an accord to end nine months of violence.
An Arab League mission arrived in Syria today to prepare for monitoring of the accord the government signed this week to end nine months of violence, as the deadly crackdown on protests continued.
Lebanon agreed to increase the minimum wage by 74 percent, the first raise in three years, after unions rejected an earlier offer.
Daniel Mudd will take a leave of absence as chief executive officer of Fortress Investment Group LLC after he was sued by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over his role as former CEO of Fannie Mae.
Syrian Prime Minister Adel Safar issued a circular instructing public authorities to reduce expenditure set out in the 2012 budget by 25 percent, Al Watan reported.
Syria agreed to an Arab League proposal that will allow monitors into the country as regional states seek to end the crackdown on protesters that has claimed at least 5,000 lives.
Ten months into Syria’s unrest, those who know President Bashar al-Assad say there’s good reason he has outlasted other leaders threatened by the Arab Spring uprisings: stone-hearted detachment.
Syrian army defectors killed 27 members of President Bashar al-Assad’s security forces in an attack at dawn, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Syria’s parliament approved a 2012 budget that includes government spending of 1.33 trillion pounds ($25 billion), an increase of 59 percent from this year, the official Syrian Arab News Agency said.
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