Palestine

October 24, 2000

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The Middle East peace process headed for a lengthy stalemate Tuesday amid political maneuvering in Israel and continuing violence in the Palestinian t

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Israel's army is preparing for a long campaign of Palestinian violence amid persistent tension in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson so far has not received "an outright no" to her request to visit Israel as part of a planned trip

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A Palestinian youth was shot dead by Israeli gunfire Tuesday in clashes in the northern West Bank town of Jenin. His death brings the number to 140 Pa

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Head of Hamas Politburo Khaled Mishaal has praised Iran for its stand in support for the Palestinian people.

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Bahraini Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa said that there will be no peace in the Middle East until the Palestinians have their own state with Je

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The arrival in Israel of a new submarine built in Germany was speeded up for "security reasons."

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Afghanistan's ruling Taliban militia Tuesday accused the Arab League of betraying Muslims around the world by failing to give a "tooth-breaking respon

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Former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday backed ongoing talks aimed at making his rightwing opposition Likud party part of a governmen

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The Palestinian airport in the Gaza Strip reopened early Tuesday after a one-day closure imposed by Israel.

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Palestinian police arrested a Palestinian man Monday for suspected collaboration with Israel after he opened fire toward the Jewish West Bank settleme

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Saudi King Fahd warned that there will be no stability in the Middle East until Israel complies with United Nations resolutions.

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Seven Palestinians arrived in Tehran early Tuesday for medical treatment in line with Iran's project to take in up to 100 Palestinians badly injured i

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While there may indeed exist an independent Palestinian state by year's end, in the opinion of many in the Palestinian business community, for the foreseeable future their economy will remain dependen

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Intifadat Al-Aksa, the popular uprising in the West Bank and Gaza, may well be a prelude to a unilateral declaration of independence by the Palestinian President Yasser Arafat. If that is the case, th