Palestine

August 29, 2003

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An Israeli settler was killed and his wife suffered serious wounds in a shooting attack Friday north of the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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Almost 60 percent of Britons believe their Prime Minister Tony Blair cannot be trusted, according to a poll published a day after he dismissed claims

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The armed wing of Hamas vowed Friday to "avenge as soon as possible" the killing of one of its members in an Israeli helicopter strike in central Gaza

August 28, 2003

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri on Thursday urged Kazakh businessmen to invest in Lebanon, promising that his country would provide all needed fa

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Hamas gunners fired four Qassam rockets into Israel on Thursday, one of which landed in Ashkelon's southern industrial zone. This marked the first tim

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Abderrahmane Youssoufi, former Moroccan Premier and leader of the Socialist Union of Popular Forces (USFP) on Tuesday called on the kingdom's politica

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Officials of several Islamic charities in the Gaza Strip said Thursday that 39 of their bank accounts have been frozen by the Palestinian Authority.

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An overloaded pickup overturned in northern Syria and caught fire after one of its tires exploded, killing  four people and injuring eight, a governme

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Hamas rejected on Thursday an appeal by Palestinian president, Yasser Arafat to renew a cease-fire with Israel after it was called off following the a

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While on visit in Japan, Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi said on Thursday his country had decided to begin talks with the IAEA for inspections

August 27, 2003

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A prominent leader from the Lebanese Hizbullah movement on Tuesday declined to reveal any details about the ongoing negotiations between his side and

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Iraq's transitional Governing Council has agreed to divide important ministries in the new cabinet being formed among the major communities in the cou

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A Palestinian man was shot to death Wednesday in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Meanwhile, hundreds of Palestinians held demonstrations in Ramallah

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi is expected to arrive in Japan on Wednesday for talks with government officials on Tehran's suspected nuclear p

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Palestinian president, Yasser Arafat, said on Wednesday he was prepared to take action against armed groups if Israel stopped missile attacks and othe