Palestine

August 4, 2003

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Leaders from both Hamas and the Islamic Jihad viewed the Israeli proposal to release Palestinian prisoners as nothing more than a ‘publicity stunt’ wh

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Syrian President Bashar Assad disclosed plans Monday to form a new, reform-minded government, the official news agency said.

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The Israeli army will not transfer control of any more cities in the West Bank to the Palestinians until they act against gunmen behind a shooting att

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BAE System is to open an office in Bahrain to support the contract, announced earlier this year by the Bahrain Defense Force, for the establishment of an indigenous Flying Training School for the Bahr

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With funds from the Government of Japan, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP)’s Program of Assistance to the Palestinian People is helping the Palestinian Ministry of the Interior to revamp t

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United Nations agencies, Arab and international experts gathered in a consultative meeting aimed to prepare for the Arab-International Forum on Palestine Rehabilitation and Development to be hosted by

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President of the United Arab Emirates Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al-Nahyan has ratified the nation’s national budget in addition to the budgets for autonomous agencies. Total budgetary expenditure was se

August 3, 2003

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Palestinian MP and Fatah leader - Mohammad al Hourani – suggested Sunday that the issue of the Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades could be solved within the nex

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Four Israelis were wounded, one seriously, in a shooting attack on their car Sunday evening at a roadblock located south of Jerusalem. The Fatah-relat

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Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi said Sunday the U.S.-led war on terror has strengthened al-Qaeda because Muslims around the world have perceived the war

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The ongoing isolation of Palestinian President Yasser Arafat by Israel is making the life of his Prime Minister Mahmud Abbas more difficult, Jordan's

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On Sunday morning, a car was in flames on the main highway to the Baghdad airport, a road where US troops regularly come under attacks, however this t

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Israeli policemen killed a Palestinian driver Sunday morning near the A-Ram roadblock north of Jerusalem. Meanwhile, Palestinian activists detained af

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A US-based company has agreed to pay a $171,500 civil penalty for violating export administration regulations by selling unlicensed centrifugal pumps to Israel, Saudi Arabia China and Taiwan, reported

August 2, 2003

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The Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades, the armed wing of Fatah movement, announced Saturday it was ending its truce on anti-Israeli attacks after the arrest of