Palestine

August 11, 2003

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The Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Syria are expected to meet in Cairo Monday to discuss the situation in Iraq and the Palestinian terri

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmud Abbas arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sunday on the second part of a regional tour focused on Middle East

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The United Nations Development Program (UNDP)’s Program of Assistance to the Palestinian people has issued a call to the international community for $18 million in emergency assistance to address the

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Broadway Trading plans to lease of over 152,000 square feet of retail space in the Souk Al-Nakheel scheme in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Eighteen of the company’s top brands will be featured in t

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Spa Resources International, a Gulf spa development consultancy, has been awarded a contract to operate and staff the planned Aqua Senses Well-being Center at the five-star Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Res

August 10, 2003

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmud Abbas discussed Middle East peace efforts and the situation in the Palestinian territories with Saudi King Fahd in t

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz held talks in Damascus Saturday focused on Iraq and the situation in t

August 9, 2003

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Palestinian officials attacked Israel for its Friday raid on the West Bank city of Nablus and accused it of seeking to destroy a truce and US-sponsore

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas was skipping a visit to Kuwait that was to be the highest-level visit by a Palestinian official since ties so

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U.S. troops came under renewed attacks Saturday that wounded at least four soldiers.

August 8, 2003

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At least one Hamas activist and an Israeli soldier were killed during an early Friday clash, in a refugee camp near Nablus.

August 7, 2003

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Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmud Abbas is to visit Saudi Arabia Thursday at the beginning of a Gulf tour that will also take him to the United Arab E

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Israeli Police officers blocked Likud parliament member Yehiel Hazan from going up to the Temple Mount, the third holiest Islamic site, on Thursday mo

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A bookcase toppled down on Egyptian actress Laila Elwi while she was sitting at home one day, forcing her to refrain from acting and stay home for at least a week

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United Real Estate Company (URC), developer of Kuwait’s Marina Mall, has announced net profits of KD3.75 million ($12.375 million) during the first six months of 2003, an increase of 114 percent over