Palestine

December 12, 2003

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Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon said in an interview published Friday in Germany that his cabinet had no plans to expel Yasser Arafat, but that if

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A small explosive device in a letter addressed to an outspoken Kuwaiti newspaper editor detonated Thursday as his secretary was opening it, causing hi

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Seven Israelis were shot and wounded, one of them critically, early Friday in the West Bank city as they tried to enter a disputed holy site.

December 11, 2003

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In what seems to be of great concern to Israel, media reports said Thursday that the United Arab Emirates' air force will receive a more updated versi

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Palestinian Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei, also known as Abu Ala, warned Israel against taking unilateral steps, such as seizing parts of the West Bank a

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Over 150 Syrian pro-democracy activists staged a sit-in Wednesday outside the Prime Minister's office in downtown Damascus, calling for more freedoms,

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Israeli troops on Thursday shot dead six Palestinians and wounded at least 15 during an invasion of al-Salam neighborhood in Rafah refugee camp, locat

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American soldiers shot dead a senior officer of the paramilitary group Saddam Fedayeen after storming his house in the northern city of Mosul on Wedne

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Lebanese singer Haifa Wahbi has traveled to Tunisia where she is scheduled to hold a live performance alongside Lebanese singers Milhim Barakat and Elaine Khalaf, an event which will be sponsored by L

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The United Nations is ready to expand its role in Iraq when the security situation in the country improves, Secretary General Kofi Annan said December 10, 2003 in a new report to the Security Council.

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International donors to the Palestinian Authority (PA) warned of a possible drop in financial support unless serious measures are taken to resolve the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

December 10, 2003

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Yasser Arafat on Wednesday dismissed as meaningless Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's reported comments that he would move some Jewish settlements

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In Syria, 14 people were killed and 35 others injured when a passenger bus collided with a mini-bus in the southern part of the country, the official

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Israel's Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom met Wednesday with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Geneva, to review means of reviving the so-called "Roa

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The Iranian opposition People's Mujahedeen rejected a decision by Iraq's interim leaders to expel thousands of its members.