Palestine

October 16, 2000

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By Munir K. Nasser Chief Correspondent, Washington, DC Albawaba.com  A former US Assistant Secretary of State said that the Palestinian and Israeli pu

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The Israeli army on Monday took full control of the Rafah terminal between the self-ruled Gaza Strip and Egypt, closing the crossing.

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US President Bill Clinton kept up a furious shuttle between Israeli and Palestinian leaders in Sharm el-Sheikh Monday, in a last-ditch effort to bring

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The Islamic Jihad movement said that the Palestinian Authority has arrested 20 members of its group in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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The price of oil see-sawed above 32 dollars a barrel here on Monday as markets nervously watched the first day of a critical summit in Sharm el-Sheikh

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Saudi King Fahd deplored Israel's continued killing of Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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An Israeli counter-terrorism official charged that members of the Palestinian security services were working with the Islamic movement Hamas to prepar

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A Palestinian policeman was shot dead and six people including policemen were wounded Monday as Israeli troops opened fire on a police checkpoint in t

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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