Palestine

September 26, 2003

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Two settlers, including a baby girl, were killed and two others slightly injured Friday night by a Palestinian who infiltrated the West Bank settlemen

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The Palestinian infiltrated the settlement around 9:30 P.M.. Armed with an M-16 assault rifle, he knocked on the door of one of the homes. A 30 year-o

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Major powers steering Middle East diplomacy urged the Palestinians on Friday to take immediate, decisive steps to stop violence and told Israel to sto

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak said Friday that political and economic reform is needed to modernize his country.

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A full closure was imposed on the West Bank and Gaza Strip late Thursday, ahead of the Jewish New Year, which starts sundown Friday and lasts until Su

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A mortar blast in a market north of Baghdad, killed Thursday night eight civilians. The blast occurred about 9 p.m. Thursday at a market in Baqouba.

September 25, 2003

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Edward Said, the most prominent voice of the Palestinian cause in the United States and an important intellectual, died Thursday in New York at the ag

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Israel's Air Force Chief Major-General Dan Halutz has issued an order to ground nine pilots who signed a letter refusing to take part in targeted assa

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The Palestinian Authority reopened its representative office in Tokyo, thanks to the support of many Japanese, representative Waleed Siam told report

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Six Palestinians, including a baby girl, and an Israeli soldier were killed early Thursday in three separate incidents in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

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Oil major Royal Dutch/Shell has offered India’s GAIL gas firm a 15 percent stake in an offshore gas field in Egypt. GAIL is eyeing stakes in overseas projects in order to meet growing domestic gas dem

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BMW Group and Ali Alghanim & Sons Automotive, the exclusive BMW importer for Kuwait announced the arrival of the all-new BMW 5 Series, the fifth generation of the saloon, stated a press release.  

September 24, 2003

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A group of 27 active reserve duty pilots and retired pilots have sent a letter to Israel's Air Force Chief, Maj.-Gen. Dan Halutz, saying that they ref

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Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the Deputy Premier and Commander of the National Guard, received on Wednesday a telephone call from Egypt's

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The spiritual leader of Hamas said Wednesday that his movement will not disarm, agree to a truce or join the new Palestinian government.