Palestine

November 11, 2000

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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson said in Gaza Friday that the Middle East peace process must include respect for human rights, incl

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat asked the Security Council on Friday to send a UN force to protect Palestinians from Israeli troops, but said he m

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Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli random shelling of the towns of Ramallah and Beireh Saturday evening.

November 10, 2000

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Israel tanks bombarded on Friday residential parts of the Palestinian town of Beireh, causing substantial damage to houses, a school and the Palestini

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat met the UN Security Council on Friday to press his case for an international force to protect Palestinian civilians.

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Thousands of people held mostly peaceful marches in northern Israel on Friday to commemorate the killing of two Israeli Arabs in clashes with Israeli

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Israel on Friday closed Mediterranean territorial waters off the Palestinian-controlled Gaza Strip between the cities of Khan Yunis and Rafah.

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Palestinians will outnumber Israeli Jews by 30 percent by 2020 in Israel and the neighboring territories, according to a demographic study published F

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The Israeli army slapped a closure on the West Bank towns of Ramallah and Bethlehem after armed clashes there between Palestinians and Israeli soldier

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More than 30,000 people angrily took to the streets in the Gaza Strip and West Bank Friday to bury four Palestinians killed by Israeli soldiers on Thu

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The Palestine Liberation Organization\'s Central Council will not meet on or before November 15 to discuss declaring an independent state as it had pl

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Israeli police are enjoying virtual immunity to ill-treat both Arabs and Jews, including children, with beatings, threats and intimidation.

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A small bomb went off near an Israeli police patrol in Jerusalem on Friday, as Palestinians threatened retaliation for an Israeli helicopter strike th

November 9, 2000

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat is in Washington for talks with President Bill Clinton amid a new explosion of Middle East violence and growing US

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Fateh, the mainstream PLO movement, has called for "the head" of Israeli army chief Shaul Mofaz after the army's assassination of a Fateh military lea