Palestine

November 6, 2003

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A 38-year-old woman was killed as Israeli forces in the center of the West Bank city of Nablus, Palestinian sources reported.

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Iraqi singer Kathem El Saher has turned down an offer to star in the new Palestinian film “Nidal” (Struggle), stressing that he does not intend on entering the acting world at the present time

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Centurion Petroleum Corporation has been selected for a 100 percent working interest contract to develop Egypt’s Oil Block 2 in the Kom Ombo Basin. Centurion has committed to spend two million dollars

November 5, 2003

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A top Palestinian official, speaking to <i>Al Bawaba</i>, on Wednesday expected Israeli and Palestinian officials will resume US-endorsed negotiations

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The Israeli Army announced Wednesday that it had relaxed the blockades on Palestinian cities with the exception of Nablus and Jenin.

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Dates merchants in Egypt have taken advantage of Haifa Wahbi's popularity and used it to name the different kinds of dates they sell replacing the names of Egyptian actresses they used last Ramadan

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Kuwaiti Minister of Information Ahmad Abu Al Hassan has announced that he has once and for all put an end to the disputes that rose over the participation of Lebanese singer Pascal Mashalaani disregar

November 4, 2003

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Hamas is prepared to respect a truce if Israel stops its "aggression" against the Palestinians and if the deal is backed by international guarantees,

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Iran's Majlis Speaker Mehdi Karroubi on Tuesday said the take over of the former US embassy in Tehran by the local  students in 1979 was the will of t

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The Palestinian emergency cabinet led by Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei was meeting in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Tuesday afternoon.

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In Australia, there is a renewed drive to outlaw the Palestinian Hamas movement, despite its recent promise not to target Israeli civilians.

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Dubai's achievements and significant future commercial plans are now documented and set to be released in a 13-minute film by the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) to target an

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The United States plans to more than quadruple its non-military assistance and to double its military assistance to Morocco in 2004 to $20 million, Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affair

November 3, 2003

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The Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) on Monday elected its new Speaker to succeed the Palestinian Prime Minister-designate Ahmad Qurei (Abu Ala).

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow on Monday, for the third time since he took of