Palestine

June 23, 2003

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U.S. experts are trying to identify those killed and captured when an attack on a fleeing Iraqi convoy last week led to the shooting of Syrian border

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Top Israeli security officials on several occasions since the outbreak of the Palestinian uprising discussed the possibility of assassinating Palestin

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Greece has impounded a ship that reportedly wandered the Mediterranean for six weeks, carrying 750 tons of TNT.

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Palestinian officials said Monday they expect a positive response from Hamas on a truce with Israel soon, perhaps even by the end of the day, and Egyp

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World Leaders coming together at the World Economic Forum’s Global Reconciliation Summit June 21-23 will support OneVoice, an unprecedented undertaking bringing together Palestinian and Israeli modera

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Koor Industries, an Israeli investment holding companyt has paid the last installment, totaling 40.27 million shekels (nine million dollars), on its Series F convertible debenture. The Series F conver

June 22, 2003

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On the sidelines of the World Economic Forum, Israeli Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom met Sunday at a Dead Sea resort with the crown prince of Bahrain,

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An indictment was recently filed at an Israeli military tribunal against a female soldier for allegedly coercing a Palestinian woman to drink a toxic

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Secretary of State Colin Powell said Sunday the killing of a senior Hamas activist by Israel could set back the U.S.-backed peace plan for the region.

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Iraq's former ambassador to Syria Mohammed Rifaat El-Aani has attempted to commit suicide after his recent return to Baghdad, shooting himself in the

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A senior Hamas operative was killed Saturday night in the West Bank city of Hebron by special Israeli forces. Abdullah Qawasme, the head of Hamas' mil

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Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq is currently spending over 16 hours everyday in the recording studios preparing for his upcoming album

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A draft of the new Palestinian Securities Law was presented last week. The directive has yet to be approved by legislators but covers many aspects of trading and dealing that were not spelled out prev

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The week got off to a zealous start on the Amman Stock Exchange, with industrials capturing more than 50 percent of trading volume, as the Central Bank of Jordan lowered its rediscount rate by 0.75 pe

June 21, 2003

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The United States national security adviser, Condoleezza Rice, is planning a Middle East trip next week to try to push forward the U.S.-backed peace p