Palestine

January 5, 2004

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Dubai Duty Free has reported annual record sales of 1.37 billion Emirati dirhams ($380 million). The new figure represents a 24 percent increase in sales over the previous year.

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The Israeli army has decided to market its knowledge of urban warfare by offering training courses to foreign armies. In a bid to improve relations with its allies and increase revenues, the army will

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Aluminium Bahrain has selected local contractor Mohammed Jalal to undertake the construction of its Line 5 Project's Spent Potline Building. The firm will be required to undertake all work necessary t

January 4, 2004

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Israeli occupation forces on Sunday tightened the siege and curfew imposed on Nablus, the adjacent Balata refugee camp and the nearby village of Beit

January 3, 2004

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Palestinian medics said that Israeli troops shot dead four Palestinians, among them two teenagers, in the West Bank city of Nablus early Saturday.

January 2, 2004

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British Prime Minister Tony Blair visited Jordan on Friday, touring the Red Sea resort of Aqaba as a guest of King Abdullah II and Queen Rania, Jordan

January 1, 2004

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Israel has expelled a suspected Islamic Jihad activist from the West Bank to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, Palestinian security officials said early Th

December 31, 2003

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Israeli military police have recently arrested and questioned a soldier suspected of shooting British civilian Tom Hurndall in Rafah last April, the T

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A huge blast took place in central Baghdad on New Year's Eve. Ambulances converged on the area near the former U.S. Embassy. At least five people were

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The Saudi Committee for the Relief of the Palestinian People, handed over on Wednesday ambulances and  fire-extinguishing vehicles, buses, devices and

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Saudi Minister of Agriculture Dr. Fahd Bin Abdulrahman bin Sulaiman Balghunaim received in the capital of Riyadh on Wednesday Jordanian Ambassador to

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Israeli soldiers on Wednesday shot and injured at least 17 Palestinians and one Israeli involved in a demonstration at a construction site for Israel'

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Israel intends over the next three years to double the number of Jewish settlers living in the occupied Golan Heights the <i>Yedioth Aharonoth</i> dai

December 30, 2003

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An Israeli gunship helicopter fired two missiles at a car in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday evening, in an assassination attempt of a top Hamas activist.

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Ahead of his talks with French Interior Minister, the Grand Sheikh of Egypt`s Al-Azhar University, the highest authority in Sunni Islam, stated on Tue