Palestine

January 14, 2004

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The UK’s <i>Mail on Sunday</i> newspaper has agreed to pay substantial libel damages to Saudi businessman Sheikh Khalid Bin Mahfouz, over an article published in 2002, which suggested that he was the

January 13, 2004

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A settler was killed and two others were injured Tuesday evening in a shooting attack on the vehicle in which they were travelling, close to the Talmo

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Israeli ceremonial president Moshe Katzav on Tuesday reiterated his invitation to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad to visit Jerusalem and hold direct

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Israeli authorities prevented 386 pilgrims from the Gaza Strip from traveling to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj through the Rafah Terminal on the Egyptian

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At least six Palestinian civilians have been wounded by Israeli fire in the southern Gaza Strip city of Khan Younis, WAFA reported Tuesday.

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Saudi Minister of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Call and Guidance Sheikh Saleh Bin Abdulaziz Al Al-Sheikh received in Riyadh on Tuesday the Chairman of

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Former US President Bill Clinton said many Muslims have a "distorted view of the United States because they often judge America solely on the basis of

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Israel will start to implement a series of major unilateral moves in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in about six months, including the withdrawal from c

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The Alshaya Group has signed an agreement to lease 140,000 square feet of prime retail space, including the largest Debenhams department store in the Middle East in Mall of the Emirates.  The mall is

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Dolphin Energy named Japan’s JGC Corporation, J Ray McDermott Middle East and Rolls Royce Energy Systems as the three successful bidders for substantial construction and equipment contracts in Qatar f

January 12, 2004

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon promised his hard-line allies Monday that he would seek parliament approval before taking unilateral steps in the

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday rejected calls to immediately intervene in a growing political crisis stemming from the mass di

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Israeli soldiers exchanged gunfire with Palestinian resistance fighters in the northern West Bank on Monday as troops invaded the Tulkarem refugee cam

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Syria has rejected Israeli President Moshe Katsav's invitation to President Bashar al-Assad to visit Jerusalem. Syrian Immigrant Affairs minister Buth

January 11, 2004

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More than 120,000 Israelis gathered Sunday night in Tel Aviv for a mass demonstration organized by right-wing movements to protest the planned evacuat