Palestine

September 11, 2003

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A female Al Jazeera reporter was detained by United States forces in Baghdad overnight, Iraqi television and a US military spokesman said Thursday.

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Israeli troops in the West Bank city of Ramallah took control of the PA Culture Ministry building, Palestinian sources reported on Thursday.

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The Benefit Company which provides shared electronic Banking services to financial institutions in Bahrain has plans to establish a credit reference bureau and provide bureau services to commercial bu

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Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Mustafa Miro on Wednesday, September 10, 2003, reported. The move had been expected since Assad's announcement in early Augu

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The Middle East and North Africa (MENA)’s oil output is expected to increase by 31 million barrels of oil per day (bpd) by 2020, some 34 percent of world oil supply, revealed a recently published Inte

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Advertising agency Fortune Promoseven has reported the expansion of its McDonald's business to include the handling of country operations in Cyprus. The Cypriot account is the latest in a string of ex

September 10, 2003

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Israel's Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon, is set to convene his security cabinet on Thursday night to discuss response to a recent wave of bombing attack

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Palestinian sources in Nablus reported that two Palestinian passersby were killed and three injured during a shootout with Israeli soldiers in the Bal

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On the eve of the second anniversary of the September 11 attacks, a new video of one of the world's most wanted men, al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden a

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Palestinian Parliament speaker Ahmed Qurei, also known as Abu Ala, said Wednesday he has accepted the position of Prime Minister.

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Saudi Arabia has dismissed as "baseless" Israeli accusations that Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda network sought to recruit a pilot to fly a Saudi aircraft

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Israeli warplanes bombed Wednesday morning the home of Dr. Mahmoud al Zahar, a senior spokesperson for Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Al Zahar sustained mod

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Iran's Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi denounced on Wednesday the "arrogance" and "extremist posture" of several countries over Tehran's nuclear progra

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Three Australian citizens were wounded in the "murderous and vile" suicide bombings in Israel, Foreign Minister Alexander Downer said Wednesday.

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Israeli authorities probing the Tuesday suicide bombings that killed 15 people near an army base in central Israel and at a Jerusalem cafe have traced