Palestine

October 24, 2000

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat has angrily slammed Prime Minister Ehud Barak Tuesday over his accusations that the Palestinians had chosen the pa

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Two Palestinians jailed in Britain over the bombing of the Israeli embassy in London six years ago began their appeal Tuesday, claiming British offici

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Two major Palestinian factions have urged the Palestinian leadership to declare a Palestinian statehood, and to ensure protection for the Palestinian

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Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak accused Palestinian President Yasser Arafat of choosing the "path of conflict," which he warned would achieve nothin

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Two Saudi planes left Riyadh Tuesday for an Egyptian town near the Gaza Strip to evacuate 14 Palestinians wounded in recent violence.

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A top Palestinian official has said that all the Palestinian factions in the West bank and Gaza are unified in their vision of how the Intifada should

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The Middle East peace process headed for a lengthy stalemate Tuesday amid political maneuvering in Israel and continuing violence in the Palestinian t

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Israel's army is preparing for a long campaign of Palestinian violence amid persistent tension in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson so far has not received "an outright no" to her request to visit Israel as part of a planned trip

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A Palestinian youth was shot dead by Israeli gunfire Tuesday in clashes in the northern West Bank town of Jenin. His death brings the number to 140 Pa

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Head of Hamas Politburo Khaled Mishaal has praised Iran for its stand in support for the Palestinian people.

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Bahraini Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa said that there will be no peace in the Middle East until the Palestinians have their own state with Je

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The arrival in Israel of a new submarine built in Germany was speeded up for "security reasons."

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Afghanistan's ruling Taliban militia Tuesday accused the Arab League of betraying Muslims around the world by failing to give a "tooth-breaking respon

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Former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday backed ongoing talks aimed at making his rightwing opposition Likud party part of a governmen