UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Damascus, the world's oldest continually inhabited city, is now a key battleground in Syria's civil war, which enters its third years in March.
"Lawrence of Arabia" will be re-released in U.S. theaters to mark the Oscar-winning epic's 50th anniversary, Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Entertainment said.
UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 19, 2012.
Saudi Arabia and its Persian Gulf partners are driving to develop a new railroad grid across the Arabian Peninsula that would reduce the strategic threat to their exports of oil, gas and other resources.
UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 15, 2008.
UPI Almanac for Monday, May 19, 2008.
The Old War Office, where British officials developed strategy during World War I and World War II, could be up for sale soon.
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007.