Palestine

October 26, 2000

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Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder sets out Saturday on a six-stage tour of the Middle East aimed to contribute to the EU effort to support peace in the reg

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Israeli and Palestinian security officials failed to reach an agreement to ease tension in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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The United States put the heat on the Palestinians to end four weeks of clashes with Israeli forces as efforts to bring peace to the region continued

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A Palestinian security official said that the suicide bomber who attacked an Israeli military post in the Gaza Strip Thursday, killing himself and inj

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The Palestinian representative at the United Nations on Wednesday demanded that the Security Council meet to consider sending a UN force to protect Pa

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Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh called Wednesday for an armed struggle against Israel and for weapons to be sent to Palestinian fighters to help t

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The United States expressed "serious concern" about reported alliances between the Palestinian Authority and militant groups opposed to the Middle Eas

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It may be a minor detail in the overall context of the current conflict between Palestinians and Israelis, but for the people doing business in the area it can be of vital importance. Evidently, for t

October 25, 2000

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US President Bill Clinton said Wednesday that Palestinian President Yasser Arafat was in a position to "dramatically" reduce violence between Israelis

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A new Palestinian group in the Palestinian town of Bethlehem assailed a statement by a Palestinian security official announcing the arrest of “an Isra

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Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said that the United States is an accomplice in what he said were Israel's crimes against the Palestini

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An Israeli general said that the Israeli army is ready to pull back from its positions around Palestinian towns if there are significant drops in the

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat is expected to meet US President Bill Clinton in Washington early next month, a Palestinian official said.

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Israel is planning to use prisoners to help ease a labor shortage caused by the blockade around the Palestinian territories that has kept tens thousan

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The European Commission Wednesday expressed "regret" at the decision by an Arab summit in Cairo to break off all regional economic cooperation with Is