Palestine

October 13, 2003

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Saudi Arabia said Monday it would hold partial municipal elections within a year, in the first ever national polls in the kingdom.  "The Saudi cabinet

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Israel's three-day military operation in a Gaza Strip refugee camp has left around 400 Palestinian families homeless, according to local officials Mon

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U.S. officials are interested in the quick "disappearance" of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, preferably by natural means, according to a report in

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Organizers Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) announced that as many as 20 IT companies have reserved sessions for seminars and presentations at GITEX 2003 confirming the importance of the GITEX Technica

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The Datamatix Web Master conference and the Middle East Website Awards are scheduled to be held on October 19, 2003 at the World Trade Center, Dubai. This is an exclusive event for the webmasters and

October 12, 2003

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Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak on Sunday accused Israel of wanting to "open new fronts" in the region, following a recent Israeli air raid against an

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American officials suspect government-controlled banks in Syria are holding up to three billion dollars in Iraqi assets looted by former leader Saddam

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Interim Palestinian Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei told the ruling Fatah party Sunday he does not plan to keep his job when a new Cabinet is formed in thr

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Arab countries began a five-day meeting on their regional boycott of Israel on Sunday in Syria with plans to blacklist additional companies that do bu

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Israel should take unilateral steps vis-a-vis the Palestinians that will create irreversible facts on the ground, Israel's former Jerusalem Mayor and

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An explosion shook the largest Palestinian refugee camp of Ein el-Helweh in southern Lebanon at dawn Sunday, causing no casualties, according to Pales

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Members of the Israeli opposition and Palestinian officials have finalized a draft version of the so-called Swiss initiative, and are inclined to ink

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A man blew himself up and injured a policeman and a civilian on Sunday in an attempted grenade attack against a police checkpoint in the northern Iraq

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Israeli troops killed early Sunday a Palestinian fighter in the Gaza Strip. According to Israel Radio, the troops thwarted an attack when they located

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Standard & Poor's has revised its outlook on the Republic of Lebanon to stable from positive. At the same time, the rating agency affirmed its B- long-term and C short-term ratings on the country.