Palestine

October 16, 2000

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Speaker of the Palestinian National Council, Salim Za’noun said Sunday that the United States has threatened Palestinian President Yasser Arafat with

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The UN's top human rights body will focus on Tuesday on the weeks of Israeli-Palestinian violence that has left more than 100 dead at a special sessio

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Protesters around the Middle East took to the streets to voice disgust at any renewal of dialogue with Israel, as Arab and Israeli leaders held an eme

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A 13-year-old boy shot in the head during clashes in Bethlehem between Palestinians and Israeli troops in a "day of rage" called by Palestinian organi

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Thousands of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip protested Monday against the Sharm el-Sheikh summit, but expressed support for Palestinian leader Yasser A

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Palestinian radical and Islamist groups held protests in refugee camps in south Lebanon against Yasser Arafat's participation in the Sharm el-Sheikh s

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Israeli police stopped some 200 extremist Jews from entering Jerusalem's mosque compound to lay the foundation stone for a new Jewish temple on the si

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Saudi Arabia dispatched 16 tons of medical aid as well as ambulances destined for the Palestinians.

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Israeli prime Minister Ehud Barak is "fed up" with Yasser Arafat and believes the Palestinian leader is not ready for peace, a spokesman for Barak sai

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Hundreds of Palestinians rallied at the Aqsa Mosque in the early hours of Monday morning "to stand against the Temple Faithful group’s aggression," wh

October 15, 2000

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat confirmed late Sunday he will take part in the international summit on the Middle East planned for Monday.

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French Foreign Minister Hubert Vedrine on Sunday backed Palestinian demands for an inquiry into how the violence in Israel and the Palestinian territo

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Israeli police have banned a group of extremist Jews from entering Jerusalem's mosque compound Monday to lay the foundation stone for a new Jewish tem

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The Washington Post said that that half-dozen Israeli missiles slammed into a target less than a mile from Saeb Erekat's house Thursday night. The Pal

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The leader of Turkey's Islamist Virtue Party accused Israel Sunday of employing "Nazi methods" against Palestinians.