Palestine

October 19, 2000

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Top Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat accused Israel on Thursday of a flagrant violation of the truce accord brokered in Egypt.

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About 110,000-strong force of Bassijis, a fundamentalist Islamic militia, are "ready to go" to the Palestinian territories "if necessary" to take part

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Israel hopes Egypt, the first Arab country to make peace with the Jewish state, will work as a force of moderation at the upcoming Arab summit.

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Israel's acting Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben Ami said Thursday the Palestinians were not fully carrying out their commitments under the truce accord re

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Three Palestinian police officers were killed and twelve others injured in an explosion in Bethlehem. In Nablus, one Palestinian man was killed and se

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A Palestinian resistance group has declared its responsibility for ”a machinegun and grenades attack” late Tuesday on an Israeli military post in Rafa

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The UN's top human rights body, meeting in emergency session in Geneva at the request of Arab states, tried on Thursday to agree on how to respond to

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Palestinian sources say that two Palestinians were caught with a large amount of listening (tapping) gear near the Ramallah area headquarters, close t

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Graffiti deriding the Muslim prophet Mohammed as a sodomite and pig has been splashed on buildings near a mosque in the flashpoint West Bank town of H

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Palestinian police have detained some 30 alleged Hamas members suspected of being involved in arson attacks last week.

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After a failed attempt by the United States, the UN General Assembly resumed its emergency special session Wednesday on illegal Israeli actions in the

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Israel has lifted a trade blockade with the Palestinian territories by opening the main freight crossing point with the Gaza Strip.

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The first flight from the Palestinian international airport left for Cairo Thursday after Israel ended its closure of the facility for almost two week

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Deputy Defense Minister Ephraim Sneh warned that Israel will mete out punishment to Palestinians who participated in the lynching of two of its soldie

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An Israeli tank, stationed in a Jewish sector of east Jerusalem, came under small arms fire from a nearby Arab village Thursday.