Palestine

July 24, 2003

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A "misunderstanding" is developing between the Bush administration and Israel over the construction of the so-called "separation fence" between Israel

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The number of settlers living in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip has risen by 5,415 since the outset of the current year, Israel's Interior Mini

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Saddam Hussein's cousin, who gave the deposed Iraqi leader's sons sanctuary then betrayed them for US$30 million, American sources confirmed Thursday.

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Dubai Islamic Bank has opened a 24-hour full-service automated banking section at its Bur Dubai branch. The fully automated self-service facility allows customers to access a full range of banking ser

July 23, 2003

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Jordan's King Abdullah Wednesday affirmed his support to the Palestinian Authority, to Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen)'s government, and to t

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Israel will not free Hamas or Islamic Jihad prisoners, according to a decision reached Wednesday by the ministerial committee on prisoner release, Isr

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Saddam Hussein's sons Uday and Qusai were killed in a six-hour firefight Tuesday when U.S. forces surrounded and then stormed a palatial villa in the

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Tunisian singer Latifa has assured that she did not undergo any kind of plastic surgery to her face and her new look is 100 percent natural

July 22, 2003

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas said Tuesday that he will not crack down on armed Palestinian groups, despite being urged by America and Isra

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The Association of Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) strongly criticized Israeli domestic policies, accusing the government in a report released Tuesday o

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Israel’s Minister of Finance Benjamin Netanyahu has signed a general permit authorizing trade with Iraq. The new agreement normalizes commercial and financial ties between the two countries, marking t

July 21, 2003

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Palestinian prime minister Mahmud Abbas Monday arrived in Cairo airport on a flight from the Jordanian capital Amman. From the airport he went for tal

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Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Hamid-Reza Asefi on Monday pledged that Iran is committed to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).

July 20, 2003

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon on Sunday told his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas that Israel would coordinate with the Palestinians on

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Two American soldiers were killed and another wounded early Sunday when their convoy came under rocket-propelled grenade and small arms fire in northe