Palestine

November 28, 2000

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At least 15 Palestinians were injured, two seriously, when two Israeli tanks opened fire Tuesday on Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip after at least on

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak reiterated Tuesday that he favored a gradual peace agreement with the Palestinians if the stalled attempts to reach

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The Israeli economy has lost $1 billion due to the escalating situation in the Palestinian territories, reported Haaretz newspaper, quoting a report p

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The Israeli Haaretz newspaper reported Tuesday that the security forces were preparing to allow Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails to receive visi

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A leftwing Bangladeshi group Tuesday formed a human chain in front of the foreign ministry in downtown Dhaka, calling for an end to alleged Israeli at

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The Islamic Resistance movement Hamas threatened revenge Monday for five members killed the previous day by an Israeli commando unit in the West Bank,

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The Palestinian Authority rejected late Monday a proposal from Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak which envisages "a gradual agreement" for a peace dea

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Jordanian Foreign Minister Abdel Ilah Khatib, his Egyptian counterpart Amr Mussa, and two senior Palestinian officials, Mahmud Abbas and Saeb Erakat,

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Senior officials representing the world's Muslims asked the Security Council on Monday to send UN troops to protect Palestinian civilians from Israeli

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After cutting the flow of fuel to the Gaza Strip for a week, Israel has partially re-opened the taps to the region which had been choked of reserves, a Palestinian official said on Monday.

November 27, 2000

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The head of an international committee of inquiry into Middle East violence, former US Senator George Mitchell, said Monday the five-member group woul

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Tension ran high at the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan Monday after Israeli commandos shot dead five Palestinians. Meanwhile, Israeli inves

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The Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine has reiterated its rejection of resuming negotiations between the Palestinian and Israeli sides o

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The Islamic Resistance movement Hamas said Monday that the five Palestinians who were killed in an ambush by Israeli commandos Sunday night in the We

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President Vladimir Putin stressed Monday that Russia and Italy were both in favor of enlarging the number of countries involved in the Middle East pea