Palestine

October 17, 2000

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The full text of the three main points the parties at the Middle East summit in Sharm El-Sheikh agreed to, as read out Tuesday by US President Bill Cl

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The spiritual leader of the Islamic militant group Hamas, Sheikh Ahmed Yassin, condemned the ceasefire accord reached at the Sharm el-Sheikh summit,

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Britain's Foreign Secretary Robin Cook on Tuesday welcomed the agreement hammered out by Middle East leaders in Egypt but warned that only a "lasting

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A Palestinian policeman was shot and killed by Israeli troops in the Gaza Strip, the first to die since the announcement of an Israeli-Palestinian cea

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The leader of a radical Palestinian group, which hijacked a cruise ship in 1985, has vowed to organize suicide attacks against Israeli targets.

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A leader of the Fateh faction said the uprising against the Israeli occupation would continue after the "failure" of the Middle East summit, where Isr

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Israeli and Palestinian delegates traded accusations as a rare special session of the UN's top human rights body got under way in Geneva Tuesday to di

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Israeli troops fired rubber bullets and tear gas at hundreds of stone-throwing youths in the West Bank town of Bethlehem after the funeral of a Palest

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The Islamic militant group Hamas vowed to respond to what it considers Israel's "war" against the Palestinians after almost three weeks of bloodshed.

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US President Bill Clinton announced Tuesday that Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat had agreed to end 20 days o

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Parties at the Middle East summit have reached an agreement to end 20 days of spiraling Israeli-Palestinian violence.

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Egyptian information minister, Safwat Sharif has said there has been an agreement to stop violence in the Palestinian territories in a way that “secur

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A Palestinian man was killed, allegedly by Jewish settlers, in a village near Nablus, in the northern West Bank.

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The United Nations top human rights body meet in a rare special session in Geneva Tuesday to discuss the deadly violence between Palestinians and Isra

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An Orthodox Jew was seriously ill in hospital after he was repeatedly stabbed in a racist attack in the heart of London's Jewish community.