Palestine

August 26, 2003

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Capital Intelligence, the international emerging markets rating agency, has raised Turkey's short-term foreign currency rating to B from C and revised the long-term outlook to stable from negative. Th

August 25, 2003

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US National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice said Monday the "road map" for the Middle East was the only course that will bring "durable peace and se

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Officials from the Supreme Council for the Islamic Revolution in Iraq have refused Monday to accuse any specific side or party of being behind the ass

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France expressed objections to placing Hamas and Islamic Jihad on the European Union(EU)'s list of "terror organizations", according to an Israeli rep

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Jibril Rajoub, the former head of preventive security in the West Bank, said Monday Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat had appointed him to restructure

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Four Palestinians, including two Hamas activists, were killed in an Israeli missile strike on a car in Gaza City on Sunday night, according to Palesti

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A Cairo court has set October 26,2003 as the hearing date for the case of Egyptian belly-dancer Fifi Abdo against Egyptian actress Shireen Saif El Din

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While fossil fuels such as oil and coal will continue to dominate the global energy mix until 2030, the demand for natural gas will rise more strongly than for any other fossil fuel. While the Middle

August 24, 2003

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A Palestinian official confirmed that discussions have been going on within Fatah’s central committee about the appointment of General Naser Yousef –

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Sixteen people were killed and twenty others were wounded on Sunday in a bus crash near the Black Sea town of Amasya, according to Turkey's Anatolia n

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A possible crisis was developing in the Palestinian Authority on Sunday after Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and the PLO's Executive Committee o

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The Tel Aviv District Court began hearing Sunday morning the closing arguments in the trial of former Tanzim head Marwan Barghouti. The trial opened n

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Palestinians from the Gaza Strip fired a new longer-range Qassam rocket Sunday that landed in the Zikim beach, just south of the coastal city of Ashke

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Palestinian security forces on Saturday night started to take initial steps against armed factions in the Gaza Strip following massive pressure from t

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Prominent Egyptian actress Amina Riziq, known for being the mother of Egyptian cinema, passed away at the age of 90