Palestine

May 25, 2003

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Against a backdrop of political roadblocks rather than the anticipated roadmaps, trading at the Palestine Securities Exchange had a calm week with major large caps increasing in price and total volume

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Express and logistics provider DHL has commenced operations in Iraq, immediately following the UN Security Council vote to lift economic sanctions against the country. DHL is the first express and log

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As Iraq struggles to reconstruct its communications networks, the country's mobile phone industry is set to trigger heated competition among telecom infrastructure suppliers and service providers and

May 23, 2003

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A large number of Israeli soldiers raided the West Bank city of Tulkarem before dawn on Saturday, Israel Radio reported. The troops were carrying out

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At least 1467 people were killed and over 7200 injured in the quake which rocked northern Algeria, state radio said on Friday quoting the interior min

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Hizbullah said Thursday it had no knowledge of the ship intercepted by Israel carrying bomb-making equipment to the Gaza Strip and denied one of its a

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Iraq's armed forces and the security organizations that supported Saddam Hussein's regime have been dissolved, and a new defense force will be set up

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US President George W. Bush may stop in Qatar and Kuwait, and hold a Middle East peace summit in Egypt, after the June 1-3 G8 meeting in France, admin

May 22, 2003

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Israeli naval commandos have intercepted a fishing ship loaded with weapons directed from Lebanon to Palestinian fighters.

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In fear of possible terror attacks, Kuwait has intensified security around Western diplomatic missions and oil installations, a security official said

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A 12-year-old Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire Thursday morning in the village of Yamun, near the West Bank city of Jenin, Palestinian sources s

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Armed Iraqis launched anti-tank rockets at a U.S. armored vehicle in the city of Falluja overnight, leading American troops to a shooting spree that k

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In the upcoming few days the latest album for Lebanese singer Maya Nasri is scheduled to be released, featuring a collection of Lebanese and Egyptian styles

May 21, 2003

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Israeli troops killed a 65-year-old woman and a 17-year-old boy and wounded five others near Ramallah Wednesday afternoon, Palestinian sources said.

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The Qatar-based Al-Jazeera TV aired Wednesday what it claimed was a new audiotape on which Dr. Ayman al-Zawahri, Osama bin Laden's deputy, urged Musli