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April 16, 2000

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     Jordan's King Abdullah II flew to Egypt on Sunday for talks with President Hosni Mubarak on the latest developments in the Arab-Israeli peac

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   Israel has pulled out of a committee overseeing the ceasefire in Lebanon following an upsurge in Hizbollah attacks on its troops in southern Leb

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  By Amjad Baker  Three leading Jordanian boxers said Saturday they would quit the game in protest at "the deteriorating situation at the Jordanian B

April 15, 2000

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 World marathon record holder Khalid Khannouchi - his dreams of Olympic glory apparently wrecked by bureaucratic red tape - has instead set his sigh

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   The Palestinians asked China to play an increased role in peace negotiations with Israel during the first-ever visit Saturday by Chinese President

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     Five Israeli settlers ambushed and beat up an elderly Palestinian woman on Saturday in the northern West Bank town of Nablus in an apparent

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Egypt's Gezira team defeated its compatriot Ahli 53/51, snatching the title of the 14th Arab Basketball Championship in Dubai Friday. Gezira, the 1

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    Masked Palestinians carrying weapons marched through Bethlehem Friday to commemorate the 1988 assassination of the Palestinian leader, Khalil Al

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 The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) announced Friday that Egypt would remain the winners of the riotous final of the Olympic African qu

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  Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz said Saturday that a decision by the UN Security Council to approve a plan for a new arms inspection body in

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 US stocks plummeted Friday, capping off five days of stunning losses that handed the Nasdaq composite index its worst weekly performance of all time

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  US President Bill Clinton called Palestinian President Yasser Arafat to discuss ways to speed up peace talks with Israel ahead of Arafat's visit to

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   Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrived back in Gaza from the G-77 summit in Havana Friday, saying he was delighted by the support received

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  Author Salman Rushdie, whose controversial book "The Satanic Verses" was banned and earned him a death decree, has returned to his native India "t

April 14, 2000

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  By Fuad Abu Hijleh  A letter addressed to Jordan’s King Abdullah II signed by more than 50 Jordanian Lower House members might lead to the ouster o