Palestine

September 22, 2003

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At least two people were killed and eight injured Monday after a car exploded near the United Nations headquarters in central Baghdad.

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Egyptian singer Angham has been nominated by director Ahmad Yahia to star in the film "Al Shumoo' Al Sawdaa" (Black Candles), which is the same film that was originally made in the sixties

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Qatar Petroleum and Qatar Petroleum Development signed an agreement for the full field development of Al-Karkara and A-North structure oil field. The total development cost for the project is expected

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The Saudi government has contributed five million dollars to the Al-Aqsa Fund account in support the Palestinian people. The amount comes in response to the Beirut summit appeal to Arab countries for

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Three billion of the world’s population survives on less than three dollars per day, said Saudi Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud. He criticized the “deplorable excess and waste” in the wealthy coun

September 21, 2003

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Syria has allowed Palestinian groups such as Hamas and Islamic Jihad to resume operations in the country, despite repeated warnings from Washington no

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An official source at the Islamic Jihad movement on Sunday confirmed to <i>Al Bawaba</i> that their prominent leader in the Gaza Strip, Abdullah al Sh

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami on Sunday warned against the dangers that threaten the Muslims across the world.

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A settler traveling in her car on the road from the settlement of Efrat to Jerusalem was seriously hurt in the head Sunday morning after being hit by

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An American soldier was killed in a bomb blast west of Baghdad. Elsewhere, two American military police officers were killed and 13 were wounded in a

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Israel’s Finance Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has canceled his trip to Dubai where he was to head an 80-strong delegation to the 2003 Annual Meeting of the World Bank Group and the International Moneta

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Given the extraordinary circumstances in the West Bank and Gaza, the Palestinian economy has proved to be surprisingly resilient, said the International Monetary Fund in a recent report on the region’

September 20, 2003

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Washington has made it clear to the Palestinian Authority that it would not support any government controlled by Yasser Arafat.

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Members of the new Syrian government headed by premier Mohammad Naji Otri took Saturday the constitutional oath before President Bashar al-Assad.

September 19, 2003

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The United Nations General Assembly voted overwhelmingly Friday to tell Israel to drop its decision to "remove" Palestinian president Yasser Arafat.