August 13, 2000
Israeli police reopens al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem after barring visitors from the site last week because of clashes between Jewish fundament
US President Bill Clinton hopes to open a US embassy in the capital of a Palestinian state if peace talks are concluded by the end of the year.
The Palestine Liberation Organization's Central Council (PLOCC) is to meet before the end of August to re-examine the proclamation of an independent s
August 12, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat insisted during his Norway visit on the right to declare a state, despite warnings against doing so unilaterally.
August 11, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat is due in Helskini from Moscow on Friday at the start of a Nordic tour to brief Scandinavian leaders on the status
President Vladimir Putin tells visiting Palestinian President Yasser Arafat that Moscow has always supported the creation of an independent Palestinia
August 10, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrives in Moscow for talks on Mideast process that comes within a whirlwind tour to drum up support for the Pales
Israeli police seal off Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem after clashes between Jewish fundamentalists and Muslims.
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrives in Tehran in part of a whirlwind tour that will also take him to Moscow later in the day
August 9, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat will arrive in Tehran Thursday for talks with Iranian President Mohammad Khatami.
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrives in Egypt for talks with President Hosni Mubarak following another round of overseas visits in connection w
August 7, 2000
Palestinian President Yasser Arafat says a new Israeli-Palestinian peace summit could take place when the Democratic National Convention in the United
The Palestinians recognize the interests of the Jewish people in Jerusalem and are willing to share the city as part of a peace deal with Israel, a se
August 6, 2000
The Palestinian police says a member of the Hamas movement was injured Sunday while handling a small bomb.
The Palestinian Authority has given the go-ahead to a Franco-Dutch venture to develop a deep-water cargo port in Gaza