Palestine

June 10, 2003

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Senior leader of Hamas political wing, Dr. Abdel-Aziz al-Rantissi, 58, was injured in an Israel helicopter attack on his car in the Gaza Strip on Tues

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The Bahraini press is threatening national unity and abusing the democratic system, the Kingdom’s Information Minister was quoted as saying Monday.  N

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Israeli soldiers started tearing down settlement outposts in the West Bank on Monday. Settlers threatened to turn out by the thousands to frustrate th

June 9, 2003

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Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi arrived in Israel on Monday, at the start of his Middle East tour marred by his boycott of Palestinian leader

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Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke Sunday with his Israeli and Palestinian counterparts, offering Ankara's aid in pursuing the "roadma

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The leader of Lebanon's Hizbullah movement, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, accused Israel on Sunday of abandoning four of its citizens, believed to have bee

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The Palestinian prime minister Mahmoud Abbas, said Monday he will not use force against armed groups under any circumstances.

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Egyptian singer Shireen Wajdi has given her initial acceptance to be part of the prestigious Jordanian Jarash summer festival, to be among the large list of prominent Arab singers who will be particip

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The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East has launched an urgent appeal to the international community for funds to support its emergency activities in the sec

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With the aim of improving public asset management systems in Morocco, the World Bank has approved a loan for $45 million to support public expenditure rationalization and efficiency, notably in the pu

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Qatar Airways will become the first airline to operate commercial air services into Iraq in 12 years, when it begins two weekly flights into the southern Iraqi city of Basra from June 10.

June 8, 2003

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Israel's Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz secretly met Saturday night with Palestinian security chief, Mohammed Dahlan in Tel Aviv area, an Israeli websit

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Three Palestinian fighters attacked an Israeli army post on the edge of the Gaza Strip early Sunday, killing at least four Israelis before being kille

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Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq has finally completed the selection and recording of songs for his upcoming album scheduled for release in the very near future, under the production of High Quality Music

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The Palestine Securities Exchange calmed down this week as some investors decided to cash in on the profits made last week, which managed to push half the prices down with the rest maintaining their l