Palestine

September 9, 2000

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Israel warns that it would retaliate with "unilateral steps" of its own if the Palestinians fail to postpone a declaration of statehood originally set

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The Central Council of the Palestine Liberation Organization has started its meeting to decide on whether or not to declare an independent Palestinian

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By Munir K. Nasser Washington, DC  A prominent Palestinian political analyst and public opinion pollster said that a Palestinian concession to Israel

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Israeli and Palestinian officials say that there was only one more month left to reach a peace accord, after the United States failed to break the imp

September 7, 2000

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Three Israeli border-guards alleged to have beaten up three Palestinians outside east Jerusalem Wednesday have been arrested.

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Israel's Justice Minister Yossi Beilin says Prime Minister Ehud Barak should stop warning that time is running out and continue to pursue the peace pr

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American church leaders criticize President Bill Clinton for siding with Israel on the issue of Jerusalem and accuse him of ignoring the American chur

September 6, 2000

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In a speech prepared for the UN Millennium Summit, Israeli Premier Ehud Barak for the first time on Wednesday recognized that Jerusalem is sacred to P

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Israel has expelled 184 Gaza residents allegedly involved in criminal activity who were living illegally within its borders.

September 5, 2000

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The Palestine Electric Company (PEC) will raise $19.8 million in one of the largest-ever initial public offerings on the Palestine Securities Exchange

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Palestinian legislature speaker Abu Ala says that the Palestinians are ready to accept "a unified international Jerusalem" if that is what it takes to

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Israel's right-wing opposition leader Ariel Sharon vows to do all he can to topple Prime Minister Ehud Barak, saying he would be making a "historic mi

September 3, 2000

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Lawyers representing Hamas' member Mahmoud Abu Hannoud have scoffed at the trial of their client by the state security court at midnight Friday, calli

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Arab foreign ministers opened a two-day Arab League meeting in CairoSunday with the aim of throwing "unanimous" support behind Palestinian President Y

September 2, 2000

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Preparations are underway for the first ever International Film Festival in Palestine, scheduled to commence on November 2.