Palestine

July 10, 2003

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An unknown Iraqi group has started to rally Iraqis for jihad against US occupying forces, issuing a death threat to all Iraqis working with the US-led

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, urged the Palestinian leadership in a telephone call with Yasser Arafat to avoid dissent among its ranks, Egypt's st

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The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing $15.88 million to Morocco for the repair and upgrading of breakwaters and quays at five of the country’s ports: Tangiers, Larache, El Jadida, Essaouira

July 9, 2003

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The spiritual leader and founder of Hamas reaffirmed Wednesday his movement's commitment to the truce with Israel but warned "our patience has its lim

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President Bush on Wednesday defended his use of prewar intelligence on Iraq, saying he is "absolutely confident" in his actions despite the discovery

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The trial of six Bulgarians and a Palestinian accused of spreading an AIDS epidemic in Libya reopened but was adjourned again indefinitely Tuesday, co

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Israeli troops in the West Bank shot dead a Palestinian early Wednesday during a raid to arrest his brother, a leading activist in Fatah.

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Middle East trade show organizer Channels Exhibitions has announced the launch of Private Label Middle East, the region’s first branded products and contract manufacturing event. The show will be held

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Qatar Airways has added seven additional flights per week between Beirut and Doha. "We now offer twice-daily flights between the two Arab capitals with convenient timings that result in quick connecti

July 8, 2003

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Fatah central committee unanimously rejected Palestinian prime minister Mahmud Abbas's resignation Tuesday over his handling of policies toward Israel

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas has canceled a planned Wednesday meeting with Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon over an internal crisis wi

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Iranian conjoined twins Ladan and Laleh Bijani both died on Tuesday after a historic operation to separate them in Singapore's Raffle hospital, the ho

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The Islamic Jihad on Tuesday claimed responsibility for Monday night's explosion at a home in an Israeli farm community near the city of Netanya.

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An Egyptian delegation headed by a high-level security service official, General Mustafa al-Buheeri, is expected in Gaza City on Wednesday, Palestinia

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Egyptian actress Muna Shalabi has announced that she has finally been chosen by director Othman Abu Laban for her first leading role in a new film "Kawalees" (Backstage), which is to begin filming in