Palestine

October 17, 2000

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Israeli and Palestinian delegates traded accusations as a rare special session of the UN's top human rights body got under way in Geneva Tuesday to di

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Israeli troops fired rubber bullets and tear gas at hundreds of stone-throwing youths in the West Bank town of Bethlehem after the funeral of a Palest

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The Islamic militant group Hamas vowed to respond to what it considers Israel's "war" against the Palestinians after almost three weeks of bloodshed.

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US President Bill Clinton announced Tuesday that Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian President Yasser Arafat had agreed to end 20 days o

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Parties at the Middle East summit have reached an agreement to end 20 days of spiraling Israeli-Palestinian violence.

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Egyptian information minister, Safwat Sharif has said there has been an agreement to stop violence in the Palestinian territories in a way that “secur

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A Palestinian man was killed, allegedly by Jewish settlers, in a village near Nablus, in the northern West Bank.

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The United Nations top human rights body meet in a rare special session in Geneva Tuesday to discuss the deadly violence between Palestinians and Isra

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An Orthodox Jew was seriously ill in hospital after he was repeatedly stabbed in a racist attack in the heart of London's Jewish community.

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More than 300 people from three continents kicked off a three-day meeting here late Monday aimed at charting the road to peace for violence-wracked Co

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The Egyptian-hosted Sharm el-Shiekh summit went into its second day with a meeting between US President Bill Clinton, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak

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Five Palestinians were wounded by live rounds, one seriously, when around 1,500 workers clashed with Israeli troops early Tuesday at a crossing point

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