Palestine

June 12, 2003

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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund for International Development today approved a grant of two million dollars to help finance an initiative to deliver urgently needed m

June 11, 2003

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat condemned Wednesday's Jerusalem bus bombing as well as a Israeli missile strike in Gaza City launched shortly afte

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A Palestinian suicide bomber blew himself up in a bus at central Jerusalem on Wednesday afternoon, killing and wounding scores of people. The attack c

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Palestinian leader, Yasser Arafat on Wednesday telephoned Hamas leader Dr. Abdul Aziz al-Rantissi, who had escaped an Israeli assassination attempt on

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US Defence Secretary, Donald Rumsfeld speaking at a meeting with students in Germany Wednesday said that Iran is fast approaching a point where it may

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Three home-made rockets were fired at the southern Israeli town of Sderot and the northern Gaza Strip Wednesday morning.

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami has praised the existing relations between Syria and Iran as he described them as strong and strategic, according t

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Lebanese singer Julia Boutrous has returned to the music scenes after regaining her strength, carefully choosing the appropriate moment to begin preparations on the release of her upcoming album

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Lebanse singer Nancy Ajram is to join international Lebanese-Colombian pop/rock singer Shakira Mebarak in Cairo this fall in a special concert that Egyptians have been longing for

June 10, 2003

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Israeli tanks and helicopters fired toward a Palestinian residential area in the northern Gaza Strip on Tuesday, killing three Palestinians and woundi

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Palestinian leader, Yasser Arafat will likely have to be expelled "in the near future," Israel's Defense Minister, Shaul Mofaz, was quoted as saying T

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It will take time to oust die-hard remnants of Saddam Hussein's deposed regime in Iraq, U.S.Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Tuesday.

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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