Palestine

October 6, 2003

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat was reported Monday to have ordered the detention of the top leaders of the Islamic Jihad in Gaza City.

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Iraq needs a political strategy rather than just military action to allow people to regain control over their own country, German Chancellor Gerhard S

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GSM industry executives in the Middle East, the Arabian Gulf and worldwide are due to address the eighth annual GSM in the Middle East & Gulf Conference and Exhibition, due to take place from October

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Prominent member of Palestinian militant group Hamas Abdul Aziz Ranteesi has urged Muslims to donate funds and all forms of support to his organization and to boycott US-made products in order to weak

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The partly privately owned Iranian Khazar Cement Company has placed an order with the FL Smidth Group for upgrading and modernizing its cement plant in Khazar, 175 kilometers north-west of the capital

October 5, 2003

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Palestinian president Yasser Arafat announced Sunday that he has approved the new cabinet of Palestinian-prime minister designate, Ahmed Qurei (Abu Al

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat will not attend the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) summit in Malaysia this month, a report said on S

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak warned Sunday that Israeli retaliatory action against Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat "will not serve the cause of pe

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Israeli warplanes have attacked Islamic Jihad and Hamas training camps inside Syrian soil Saturday night, early Sunday following the Haifa bombing the

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Gaza Strip and soldiers returned to the West Bank city of Jenin late Saturday night after 19 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew herself up

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The official signing of the contract between Egyptian singer Mohammad Foad and the Music Production Company Rotana is to be the main highlight of the upcoming episode of Egyptian TV presenter Hala Sar

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The hope for billion-dollar contributions to the Iraq reconstruction effort is fading rapidly as industrialized nations release preliminary payment figures ahead of the Madrid Donor Conference set for

October 4, 2003

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat condemned the Islamic Jihad bombing attack which killed at least 20 Israelis at a restaurant in Haifa on Saturday,

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A special Israeli unit operating in the West Bank city of Tulkarem on Saturday shot dead a Fatah activist who Israel blames for killing five Israelis

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French President Jacques Chirac said Saturday he was disappointed by a new U.S.-drafted U.N. resolution on Iraq.