Palestine

October 19, 2000

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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.

October 18, 2000

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A Palestinian security source dismissed Wednesday reports that Israeli security forces have kidnapped a number of Palestinians youths suspected of kil

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Wednesday witnessed clashes in Palestine between Palestinians and the Israeli security forces despite the Sharm-el-Sheikh agreement. Dozens of Palesti

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak on Wednesday ordered the lifting of a blockade around cities in the Palestinian territories.

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The Israeli army on Wednesday reopened the Rafah crossing between the Palestinian self-ruled Gaza Strip and Egypt.

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Minister of Prisoners Affairs Hisham Abdel Raziq denied that he had any knowledge of a committee recently formed in coordination with Lebanese Hizboll

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The Israeli government said that a 48-hour deadline for implementing a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians, as agreed at the Sharm el-Sheikh

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Most Israelis support the terms of the ceasefire agreed at Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt to restore calm to the Middle East, but are not convinced the acco