Palestine

October 6, 2000

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak announced Friday that leaders from the Arab world will meet on October 21 and 22 in Cairo to discuss the situation in

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The UN Children's Fund, UNICEF, said 17 children and teenagers had died in fighting between Palestinian demonstrators and Israelis in the West Bank an

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The Committee to Protect Journalists said at least five international journalists covering the violent clashes between Israelis and Palestinians have

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The UN Security Council has wrapped up a five-hour discussion without agreeing on a draft resolution condemning Israel's "excessive use of force" in J

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The Saudi government has urged the international community to throw its weight behind the Palestinians in the face of clashes with Israeli forces.

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Kuwait and the Palestinians have made their first official contact in a decade, after the emirate rushed medical aid for Palestinians wounded in clash

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Iraq has renamed a Baghdad road and school after 12-year-old Palestinian boy Mohammed Jamal al-Durra, who was shot dead in his father's arms by Israel

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Indonesian President Abdurrahman Wahid accused the UN and the international community of applying double standards in their dealings with the Israeli-

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Israeli forces were put on top alert across the country on Friday ahead of a "day of rage" planned by Palestinian groups to protest a week of bloody c

October 5, 2000

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The Israeli army has closed off the West Bank and Gaza Strip overnight Thursday until Monday.

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An opposition figure at the Palestinian Legislative Council said that an Arab summit will be couter-productive as far as the Palestinian Intifada is c

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrived in Tunis on Friday to attend a rally to protest against the killing of Palestinians in the worst violence

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The United Nations said it had no plans to evacuate staff despite the tide of deadly violence rocking the Palestinian territories but has upgraded sec

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US President Bill Clinton called on Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat to implement "clear commitments" to end

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The Palestinian observer at the United Nations asked the Security Council on Thursday for a resolution condemning Israel's "excessive use of force" in