Palestine

November 19, 2000

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Israeli helicopter attacks and intensive presence of Israeli soldiers followed an attack Sunday evening by armed Palestinians on an Israeli van at Kha

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Residents of the Palestinian town of Beit Jala did not expect much of a peaceful night last Wednesday, because they were sure Israeli helicopters, tan

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Over 200 Palestinian academics and activists, supported by Israeli and Western colleagues, signed a statement urging the Israeli public to take a stan

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Israeli Chief of Staff Shaul Mofaz said on Sunday that the pressure that Israeli forces have been putting on the Palestinians has begun to bear fruit.

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak reiterated Sunday his objection to an international observer force deployed in the Palestinian territories, gripped

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A source at the Palestinian authority has said that orders have been issued banning Palestinian taking part in rallies from firing guns in all areas,

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The Jerusalem Post newspaper reported that shots were fired Sunday at an Israeli outpost near the Shomron settlement in the West Bank city of Nablus.

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The Israeli military said Sunday a Palestinian policeman who killed an Israeli soldier at the weekend was likely working alone, and that police in the

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The Jerusalem Post newspaper reported that a bus carrying Israeli civilians has come under fire Sunday morning in the Gaza Strip, but there were no re

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A Palestinian factory in the Gaza Strip was set ablaze by shelling from Israeli tanks, and burned down Saturday because gunfire prevented firefighters

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Palestinians were braced Sunday for possible Israeli retaliation after a soldier was killed by a Palestinian policeman at an army outpost.

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Controlled by Israel both from around and within, Palestinians often term the Gaza Strip a prison. They could add that Israel is the warden. Here, as in all other parts of the Palestinian territories,

November 18, 2000

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat\'s wife Soha said Saturday that Israeli mothers should feel ashamed about the deaths of hundreds of Palestinians in c

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The Palestinians will declare an independent state on December 31.

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US Defense Secretary William Cohen warned Saturday during a Gulf tour that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict could run out of control and spread into n