Palestine

October 1, 2000

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US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright has no immediate plans to travel to the Middle East, one of her aides said.

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The sheikh of Al-Azhar, the highest authority in Sunni Islam, said force was the only response appropriate for the Israeli attacks on Palestinians in

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US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright is due in the Middle East in the next "few hours" amid bloody clashes between Palestinians and Israelis.

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A member of the Palestinian security forces was shot dead during clashes Sunday with Israeli forces in the West Bank town of Nablus and a 10-year-old

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36 Arab Israelis have been injured in calshes with the Israeli forces in the Arab towns of Nazareth and Um el Fahem Sunday.

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The Syrian Communist Party has urged the Arab states to hold an urgent summit “to defend the Arabs that are facing the Israeli army in an open combat.

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A Palestinian wounded in Saturday's clashes with Israeli troops has died of his injuries, bringing to 24 the number of Palestinians killed since the s

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has warned Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak that Palestinian-Israeli clashes might have "harmful repercussions" for

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The son of the governor of the West Bank town of Nablus was among those killed by Israeli fire in the clashes. Jihad Al-Aloul, who was delared clinica

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The Palestinian press accused the Israeli government Sunday of trying to provoke a religious war following three days of clashes that have left more t

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The death of 23 Palestinians in two days of fighting with Israeli police and soldiers has renewed questions about the Israeli army's use of arms to qu

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At least 26 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli soldiers who fired rubber bullets on stone-throwing demonstrators in separate incidents in the West B

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Islamist groups around the Middle East voiced outrage Saturday at the Israeli army's killing of Palestinian demonstrators and called for holy war agai

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An uneasy calm hung over Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories on Sunday after three days of fierce clashes that left 23 Palestinians dead and mor

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The leader of the France-Palestine group in the French Senate (upper house) called on French President Jacques Chirac Saturday to ask the European Uni