August 15, 2000
Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says after his meeting with Palestinian President Yasser Arafat Malaysia will recognize a Palestinian state when it is
By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus Secretary General of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, Nayef Hawatmeh, has charged that Palestinian P
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat will make a two-day visit to Japan this week to brief Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori on the status of Middle East pea
August 14, 2000
An Israeli official says Prime Minister Ehud Barak will go no further than he did at last month's failed Camp David summit in future talks with the Pa
Hamas spiritual leader Ahmed Yassin says that the main his movement may participate in the upcoming meeting of the Palestinian Central Council meeting
US President Bill Clinton says that although Jerusalem is a holy city, the debate over its fate has caused a "hellish lot of problems."
The Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) will hold a meeting next Sunday in Tehran to discuss the Jerusalem issue.
August 13, 2000
Israeli police reopens al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem after barring visitors from the site last week because of clashes between Jewish fundament
US President Bill Clinton hopes to open a US embassy in the capital of a Palestinian state if peace talks are concluded by the end of the year.
The Palestine Liberation Organization's Central Council (PLOCC) is to meet before the end of August to re-examine the proclamation of an independent s
August 12, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat insisted during his Norway visit on the right to declare a state, despite warnings against doing so unilaterally.
August 11, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat is due in Helskini from Moscow on Friday at the start of a Nordic tour to brief Scandinavian leaders on the status
President Vladimir Putin tells visiting Palestinian President Yasser Arafat that Moscow has always supported the creation of an independent Palestinia
August 10, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrives in Moscow for talks on Mideast process that comes within a whirlwind tour to drum up support for the Pales
Israeli police seal off Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem after clashes between Jewish fundamentalists and Muslims.