Palestine

November 19, 2003

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The United Nations Security Council unanimously approved on Wednesday a Russian-sponsored resolution to formally adopt the road map peace plan as a me

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A Palestinian civilian on Wednesday was seriously wounded by Israeli fire in the Gaza Strip. Eyewitnesses said that Israeli soldiers opened gunfire at

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Prince Charles has not been to the US for the last six years on the advice of the British Foreign Office, <i>The Guardian</i> newspaper reported on We

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The Kuwaiti government has approved the liberalization of its airline sector, allowing private firms to set up passenger and freight carriers in the country. The move was endorsed by the Council of Mi

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The Oman Flour Mills Company recorded 302,000 Omani rials ($784,446) in net profits for the first quarter of 2003/2004, ending September 30, compared to OR 266,000 during the same period last year.   

November 18, 2003

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US President Bush on Tuesday night arrived in London to defend his decision to attack Iraq. According to his aides he would tell Britons that "history

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A Sudanese cargo plane exploded while preparing to land at Wau airport in southern Sudan, killing all 13 aboard, state-run <i>Omdurman</i> radio repot

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A Palestinian activists early Tuesday killed two Israeli troops standing at a checkpoint on a road, which links Jerusalem and settlements in Bethlehem

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The Israel Electric Corporation has agreed in principle to supply electricity to the Palestinian Authority. The agreement is part of a wider cooperation scheme signed October 30, 2003, between the inf

November 17, 2003

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Egypt's intelligence head, General Omar Suleiman, arrived in the West Bank city of Ramallah Monday for talks with Palestinian president Yasser Arafat

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Twenty Iranian pilgrims have been killed and 16 others wounded when the bus they were travelling in collided with a truck in the center of the country

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Ties between Washington and Israel were approaching a crisis due to the policy of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's government, Israeli army radio Monday

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A British soldier was killed in an accident during a training exercise involving Sandhurst officer cadets on a military base in Cyprus, an army spokes

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This New Year's Eve, Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama will hold a special concert alongside Lebanese singers Haifa Wahbi and Nancy Ajram

November 16, 2003

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Israeli Prime Minister said he has no problem meeting newly elected Palestinian Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei (Abu Ala), in comments published Sunday.