Palestine

September 29, 2000

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One of two Israeli soldiers, shot in the West Bank town of Qalqiliya Friday by a Palestinian policeman, has died of his injuries.

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Top Palestinian and Israeli negotiators leave Washington after a round of meetings with US Middle East peace team without any “American bridging propo

September 28, 2000

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An Israeli soldier died from injuries suffered in a bomb attack against Jewish settlers and their military escort in the Gaza Strip.

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The Palestinians denounced a vote in the US Congress to stop most aid to any unilaterally declared Palestinian state, saying this was a tactic to exer

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Orient House officials say that the visit by Israeli minister Ariel Sharon to the Aqsa Mosque, which triggered violence in Jeusalem, was “an attempt t

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat branded as "a dangerous step" Thursday's visit by Israeli opposition leader Ariel Sharon to the Al-Aqsa mosque, wh

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At least three members of the Israeli security forces were wounded when shooting broke out at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem\'s Old City. Th

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat on September 27th ignited the Palestinians’ first offshore natural gas well, marking the test program of a project expected to aid in developing the economy of a fu

September 27, 2000

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The US House of Representatives is expected to vote on a bill withholding diplomatic recognition and all non-humanitarian aid from any unilaterally de

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The information technology sector is not another minor, ordinary, banal component of an economy, like manufacturing garden furniture or selling ice cream. As should now be obvious to all, IT, includin

September 26, 2000

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak says that Israel and the Palestinians are making an intensive last push at a critical time to reach a breakthrough i

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat met Monday in a bid to revive the faltering peace process, but no news filtered

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Branches of Jordanian banks operating in Palestine have reported record level activity and lucrative business in the first seven months of 2000 as reported in the Central Bank of Jordan bulletin.

September 25, 2000

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Israel's Knesset law committee approves a bill for a basic law that would prevent the government from handing disputed east Jerusalem over to the Pale

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat are to meet very soon, possibly within hours, according to Palestinian informat