Palestine

October 1, 2003

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An Arab country has recently arrested Israeli Mossad agents, which were plotting to assassinate high-level Hamas political leaders abroad, including t

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A member of the Islamic Jihad was killed on Wednesday afternoon during an Israeli army operation near the West Bank town of Tulkarem. Earlier, Israeli

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Iraqi police opened fire in downtown Baghdad Wednesday morning after unemployed demonstrators stormed a police station and threw stones at officers, a

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Syrian prominent actor Ayman Zeidan was in shock when he read in tabloids that he and his wife Syrian actress Norman Asaad had gotten a second divorce, saying the news is a complete lie

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In a keynote address to the US-Arab Economic Summit, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal said that more effort is needed to improve political, economic and cultural ties between the United St

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French telecommunication giant Alcatel has been selected by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company to provide a full turnkey telecommunications network and associated services for their interna

September 30, 2003

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The Japanese government decided on Tuesday to freeze assets related to the Hamas resistance group.

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Three members of a Jewish terror cell, who were found guilty earlier this month of attempted murder were handed sentences on Tuesday ranging from 12 t

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Israeli forces blew up early Tuesday the home of an Islamic Jihad man who carried out an attack on a West Bank settlement on the eve of the Jewish New

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Lebanese singer Nawal Al Zoughbi was previously scheduled to hold a live performance at the Royal Albert Hall in England at a charity event, but the event ended without her attendance

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The Arab Potash Company has agreed to the supply India with 650,000 tons of potash by June 2004. The $65 million deal calls for 300,000 tons of potash to be shipped by the end of 2003.

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Fitch Ratings has upgraded the Long-term foreign and local currency ratings of the Municipality of Metropolitan Istanbul to B from B-. The Outlook on the Long-term ratings remains Positive.

September 29, 2003

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Outgoing Palestinian security chief, Mohammed Dahlan, said Palestinian fighters made a mistake in using arms against Israel and failed to understand t

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Yasser Arafat's personal doctor will come Monday to the West Bank city of Ramallah to examine the Palestinian leader, who has been complaining in the

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Former West Bank Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti presented his closing arguments in his trial at the Tel Aviv District Court Monday morning.