Palestine

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

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Fateh officials said that the two senior Palestinian police officers who were killed in Jericho on Friday by Israeli sharpshooters were attempting to

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Palestinians have used up all storage supplies of vital cooking oil and will run out of petrol shortly unless Israel lifts a blockade it imposed on th

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The Palestinian ministry of environmental affairs has accused Israel of waging a secret war against Palestinians.

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The World Bank and the Palestinian Authority signed last week a credit agreement worth $9.5m to finance an environmental project.

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Arab American organizations are strongly protesting the decision of General Motors (GM), one of the largest auto manufacturers in the United States, t

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A Palestinian policeman killed an Israeli soldier Saturday and injured two others, one critically, before being shot dead at an Israeli military compo

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Palestinian refugees in Lebanon launched a campaign Friday to boycott US goods in solidarity with the Palestinian uprising against Israel.

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UN Secretary General Kofi Annan is set to embark on a new Middle East peace initiative as the death toll from Israeli-Palestinian clashes rises.

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Rights group Amnesty International was set to send another mission to Israel and the occupied territories Saturday to examine potential human rights a

November 17, 2000

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The Israeli army said Friday its troops had killed three members of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's Fateh movement this week during a bombardment o

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Five Palestinians were injured Saturday in confrontations with Israeli troops in the West Bank city of Hebron. Clashes also flared in Ramallah and Bei

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat confirmed Friday in Gaza City an order from a security body he heads to halt Palestinian fire on Israeli targets.