Palestine

July 8, 2003

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The Islamic Jihad on Tuesday claimed responsibility for Monday night's explosion at a home in an Israeli farm community near the city of Netanya.

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An Egyptian delegation headed by a high-level security service official, General Mustafa al-Buheeri, is expected in Gaza City on Wednesday, Palestinia

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Egyptian actress Muna Shalabi has announced that she has finally been chosen by director Othman Abu Laban for her first leading role in a new film "Kawalees" (Backstage), which is to begin filming in

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Riyad Bank recorded a net profit of SR875 million in the first half of 2003, an increase of 15 percent over last year. The return on equity grew from 18.24 percent to 19.87 percent and return on asset

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The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) will bring together Arab and international experts in a meeting on "Iraq and the Region after the War" from July 9 to 11, 200

July 7, 2003

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Israeli forces Monday shot and wounded a Palestinian youth in the West Bank town of Tulkarem,. Israeli security sources told <i>Reuters</i> "he behave

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Palestinian Authority Minister for Prisoner Affairs Hisham Abd al-Razik said after a meeting with Israel's Justice Minister Joseph Lapid in Jerusalem

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak Monday stated he has "many doubts" about whether the new Palestinian-Israeli peace process will survive the future ch

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Saudi Arabia and Yemen vowed at the end of their coordination council meetings in Sanaa to "intensify and double their efforts to combat terrorism," t

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Palestinian security forces arrested an 18-year-old Gazan woman early Monday as she tried to reach Israel to carry out a suicide bombing attack, a Pal

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Egyptian actress Nabila Obeid is currently experiencing a severe case of depression over the dramatic failure of her latest film “Qasaqees Al Ushaq” (Tales of Lovers)

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TNT/SAB Express has appointed executive Ian Robertson as Provincial General Manger Central Province Saudi Arabia. The Briton will be based in the Riyadh and report directly to the company’s General Ma

July 6, 2003

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Israel's Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz and the Palestinian Minister for Security Affairs Mohammed Dahlan met in Jerusalem on Sunday afternoon to discus

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An American soldier was shot in the head as he waited in line to buy a soft drink at Baghdad University on Sunday, while U.S. forces killed two Iraqis

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A Palestinian group in the Gaza Strip announced on Sunday it was joining a truce in attacks on Israelis. "We are committed to the truce initiative," s