September 21, 2003
Given the extraordinary circumstances in the West Bank and Gaza, the Palestinian economy has proved to be surprisingly resilient, said the International Monetary Fund in a recent report on the region’
September 20, 2003
Washington has made it clear to the Palestinian Authority that it would not support any government controlled by Yasser Arafat.
Members of the new Syrian government headed by premier Mohammad Naji Otri took Saturday the constitutional oath before President Bashar al-Assad.
September 19, 2003
The United Nations General Assembly voted overwhelmingly Friday to tell Israel to drop its decision to "remove" Palestinian president Yasser Arafat.
US troops in northern Iraq fired on a car carrying the Italian official leading U.S. attempts to recover Iraq's looted antiquities, killing his Iraqi
Three Israeli troops were wounded Friday in exchanges of fire with Palestinian fighters in the West Bank city of Jenin.
The top US official in Iraq warned in an interview on Friday that Iran should halt what he termed as its "plots to destabilize" the country.
A group of reserve pilots in the Israeli air force intends to publicly declare their refusal to take part in attempts to assassinate Palestinian activ
Former General Sultan Hasheem Ahmad, ousted leader Saddam's minister of defense, surrendered to the US General in charge of northern Iraq Friday follo
September 18, 2003
US President George W. Bush told Palestinians on Thursday that if they want peace, they must have a leader who "fights terror".
United States Treasury Secretary John Snow and his accompanying delegation left the Red Sea port city of Jeddah on Thursday following a two-day offici
Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and leaders of his Fatah movement convened on Thursday to choose ministers in the new Palestinian government.
Washington is stepping up efforts to find evidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq by offering former scientists immunity from prosecution, th
A senior Hamas activist was killed early Thursday during an Israeli raid on the Nuseirat refugee camp in central Gaza Strip.
September 17, 2003
Israel's Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom has told a Kuwaiti newspaper that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and other senior Syrian officials, have sen