Palestine

November 8, 2000

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The latest events have been a mixed blessing for the local Palestinian media. Ratings have dramatically gone up, but the economy is in shambles and no one is advertising.

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One of the more notable economic casualties of the violence in the Palestinian territories is the Oasis Casino in Jericho. Although it remained open for the first three weeks of the crisis, Israeli ar

November 7, 2000

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Palestinian Minister of Finance Mohammad Zuhdi Al Nashashibi has said that the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) will formulate plans to overcome t

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The United States officially announced Tuesday the creation of a panel of five international figures to investigate violence in Palestinian territorie

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Israel accused the Palestinian Authority Tuesday of smuggling arms for the Intifada, or uprising, aboard Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's plane, arm

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The Palestinian Authority is working to prevent children from taking part in demonstrations that have often escalated into violent confrontations with

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Jerusalem’s highest Islamic official Sheik Ikrima Sabri is demanding that the forthcoming Islamic summit due to be held in Doha Qatar, take decisions

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Leader of the PLO's mainstream Fateh faction, Marwan Barghouthi, warned Tuesday that the creation of a Palestinian state could only come with violence

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A Palestinian was shot and killed on Tuesday in clashes with Israeli soldiers near a Jewish shrine in the West Bank town of Bethlehem.

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A Palestinian was shot and killed on Tuesday in clashes with Israeli soldiers near a Jewish shrine in the West Bank town of Bethlehem.

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The Vatican appealed to Israel and Palestinians on Tuesday to end all violence and said that there could be no exclusive claim to Jerusalem as the cit

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Iraq's Vice President Taha Yassin Ramadan on Tuesday urged Arab leaders to allow the masses to wage a jihad, or holy war, to liberate Palestinian land

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The UN's top human rights official Mary Robinson will meet Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat during a trip to the

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In a poll conducted by the Israeli Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research at Tel Aviv University, 35.4 percent of the Israeli adults said they are c

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Haaretz newspaper reported that the head of Israel's Shin Bet, Avi Dichter, met a few days ago in Cairo with Jibril Rjoub, head of the Palestinian Aut