Palestine

November 14, 2003

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Hamas on Friday ruled out an immediate suspension of anti-Israeli attacks but agreed to discuss the issue with new prime minister Ahmed Qorei, the mov

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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Friday that the US is frustrated over its military campaign in Afghanistan and Iraq, warni

November 13, 2003

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Israeli occupation troops destroyed Thursday morning five Palestinian houses in the refugee camp of Rafah, south of the Gaza Strip.

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Israel's Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is due to meet his Palestinian counterpart, Ahmed Qurei, also known as Abu Ala, within ten days, Israel's foreign

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Dubai Municipality has completed the final designs and preparations for a permanent location to host the Global Village, one of the major attractions of the annual Dubai Shopping Festival. The village

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After the last-minute pullout of its French-owned bidding partner Worldwide Flight Services, a new group of companies headed by Israel's Dankner Investments was recently selected to establish and oper

November 12, 2003

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Israeli troops killed a Palestinian man, 38, on Wednesday near the Al Bouraij refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, Palestinian sources said Wednesday.

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The U.S. intelligence community has been recently ramping up the "Syrian threat", affirming this week for the first time that Syria's nuclear aspirati

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat urged Wednesday for an end to three years of violence, saying that Israel has a right to live in peace as his legisla

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A U.S. soldier was killed Tuesday evening when his vehicle drove over a bomb planted on a road north of the capital, the U.S. military said on Wednesd

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The US Agency for International Development (USAID)’s regular budget for the West Bank and Gaza was $74.5 million in fiscal year 2003, said the US State Department. The agency has requested another $7

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The stable to positive outlook for the financial strength ratings of Qatar's banks captures the stable banking system structure and the banks' adequate financial fundamentals, while also taking into c

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Jordan’s annual growth in the cellular market is forecasted to sustain at 19 percent for 2004 and 2005 - when NewGen/Xpress, the third mobile operator, is scheduled to enter the market.

November 11, 2003

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Arab League Secretary General Amr Moussa said he called upon Washington to stop siding with Israel in its conflict with the Palestinians and resume th

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The chief justice of the Palestinian Islamic courts, Sheikh Taysir Al Tamimi, was arrested by Israeli authorities Monday night at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa