Palestine

May 22, 2003

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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

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Israel's Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom was quoted Wednesday as telling Israeli parliament members that he would favor expelling Yasser Arafat.

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U.S. President George W. Bush is considering making his first trip to the Middle East as president in the next few weeks to salvage the road map to Mi

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Jalal Talabani, the leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), said Tuesday that his party was ready to shelter Saddam Hussein's family.

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BenQ, a developer of digital lifestyle devices, is to roll-out a new exhibition campaign aimed at bringing its products to corporate decision-makers in Dubai. Dubai Internet City will be the first sto

May 20, 2003

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President Bush called Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday for the first time, stressing the need for both Palestinians and Israelis to

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US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld is as "brutal" and "unfair" as ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein for the way Arab prisoners are treated in Guant

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Israel was on high alert Tuesday after five Palestinian suicide attacks in 48 hours killed 12 Israelis.

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Boeing has shipped the Thuraya-2 mobile communications satellite from its Boeing Satellite Systems manufacturing facility to the Sea Launch Company Home Port in Long Beach, California, where it is bei

May 19, 2003

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President Bush vowed on Monday to push ahead with the Middle East peace "road map" despite a wave of Palestinian bombings but admitted the path ahead

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A Palestinian female suicide bomber blew herself up at the entrance of a shopping center in the northern Israeli city of Afula when a female security