Palestine

September 19, 2003

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Former General Sultan Hasheem Ahmad, ousted leader Saddam's minister of defense, surrendered to the US General in charge of northern Iraq Friday follo

September 18, 2003

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US President George W. Bush told Palestinians on Thursday that if they want peace, they must have a leader who "fights terror".

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United States Treasury Secretary John Snow and his accompanying delegation left the Red Sea port city of Jeddah on Thursday following a two-day offici

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and leaders of his Fatah movement convened on Thursday to choose ministers in the new Palestinian government.

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Washington is stepping up efforts to find evidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq by offering former scientists immunity from prosecution, th

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A senior Hamas activist was killed early Thursday during an Israeli raid on the Nuseirat refugee camp in central Gaza Strip.

September 17, 2003

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Israel's Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom has told a Kuwaiti newspaper that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and other senior Syrian officials, have sen

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat offered a new truce to Israel on Wednesday in an interview on an Israeli TV station.

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Syria is not responsible for the setbacks of the US-led occupation forces in Iraq and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, according to a Syrian newspape

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Palestinians said Wednesday that a U.S. veto of a U.N. Security Council resolution demanding that Israel not harm or expel Arafat showed that Washingt

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A US soldier from the 101st Airborne Division, based in the northern region of Mosul, has died of gunshot wounds, the military said Wednesday.

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Saudis have come under fresh scrutiny lately by US and European investigators in Riyadh and in Israel for their political and financial support of the

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Israeli soldiers shot dead a Fatah Tanzim activist overnight in an exchange of fire in the West Bank city of Nablus, it was reported Wednesday.

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Finally the Music Production Company Rotana was able to sign a contract with Egyptian singer Mohammad Foad after negotiations that have lasted for a very long time

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Fitch Ratings has assigned Turkey's Asya Finans Long-term foreign and local currency ratings of B-. Additionally, the agency has assigned Short-term foreign and local currency ratings of B, an Individ