November 14, 2003
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
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
Israeli occupation troops destroyed Thursday morning five Palestinian houses in the refugee camp of Rafah, south of the Gaza Strip.
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
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
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
Israeli troops killed a Palestinian man, 38, on Wednesday near the Al Bouraij refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, Palestinian sources said Wednesday.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
The chief justice of the Palestinian Islamic courts, Sheikh Taysir Al Tamimi, was arrested by Israeli authorities Monday night at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa