Palestine

August 21, 2003

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Head of Ilam governorate court, Mohammed Parani said Thursday that 183 Iranians have died after entering Iraq, illegally to visit holy sites since the

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Senior Hamas political leader Ismaeel Abu Shanab was among three Palestinians killed Thursday afternoon by missiles fired by Israeli helicopters in G

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Israeli forces and tanks moved into the West Bank towns of Nablus and Jenin early Thursday, searching for Palestinian activists following Tuesday nigh

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The United Arab Emirates ranked 17th on the seventh edition of the Economic Freedom of the World survey published by the US-based Cato Institute, in conjunction with the Fraser Institute of Canada.

August 20, 2003

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Israel decided Wednesday to assassinate Palestinian activists as the Palestinians held an emergency Cabinet meeting to decide how to respond to a Hama

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sent Wednesday a cable of condolences to Brazilian Preident Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva expressing his condolences over

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz decided Wednesday that Israel will undertake military action in response to the

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Egypt on Wednesday strongly condemned the deadly bombing attack against UN headquarters in Baghdad that killed 24 people, and the suicide attack in th

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Syrian President Bashar Assad on Wednesday issued licenses for the country's first two private universities, the official Syrian news agency said.  Th

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Israeli police have reopened the Temple Mount, Islam's third holiest site, to Jews and Christians on Wednesday, following consultations between top Is

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In an immediate response to a bus bombing attack in Jerusalem, Israel froze all contacts with the Palestinian Authority, as well as the handover of tw

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Maya Nasri revealed that she is gearing for a tour in Canada starting early September alongside Lebanese singer Assi Hilani and impersonator Bassem Faghali.

August 19, 2003

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Following yesterday’s announcement, an official source at the Arab League confirmed to Al Bawaba that the league has not received any official notific

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An explosion was reported Tuesday night on a bus in downtown Jerusalem. At least 20 people were reported killed in the blast.

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A big blast on Tuesday rocked the area around a hotel housing the U.N. headquarters in northeast Baghdad. The U.N. Special Representative in Iraq, Ser