palestinian israeli conflict

Obama’s stature among Muslims slips over Israeli-Palestinian standoff

June 5th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Sixty percent of Arabs say that US President Barack is too weak to deliver on a Middle East peace agreement.The YouGov statistic surfaces a year to the day ... Read more...

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Americans turn to Al-Jazeera for raw images of war: Study

April 20th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Phoenix, Apr 20(ANI): A new study has found that most of those who use the English-language Al-Jazeera website are from the U.S., Canada, the U.K and Australia.According to the study by Shahira ... Read more...

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Jordan rejects Israeli offer of partial settlement freeze

November 27th, 2009 - 4:20 am ICT by IANS
Amman, Nov 27 (DPA) The Jordanian government Thursday rejected Israel's latest offer to temporarily freeze settlement activity in the West Bank excluding East Jerusalem, which Israel seized from Jordan in the 1967 ... Read more...

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Hezbollah says Obama gave a sermon

June 5th, 2009 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Beirut, June 5 (DPA) The Hezbollah-run television station in Lebanon said late Thursday that US President Barack Obama had given a sermon and not a speech in Cairo earlier in the ... Read more...

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Obama speech stirs controversy at home

June 4th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 4 (IANS) President Barack Obama's Thursday speech to the Muslim world has stirred controversy at home with some calling it "a continuation of his detente" and others ... Read more...

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Pakistan biggest threat to Israel: Israeli FM

April 23rd, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv, Apr.23 (ANI): Israel considers Pakistan as its biggest strategic threat rather than Iran.Expressing concern over the increasing Taliban threat in Pakistan, Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Pakistan, Afghanistan ... Read more...

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Jordan urges enhanced EU, US roles for Mideast peace

February 16th, 2009 - 1:24 am ICT by IANS
Amman, Feb 15 (DPA) King Abdullah II of Jordan Sunday urged the European Union (EU) and the US to work to reinvigorate peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.The monarch's calls, made ... Read more...

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Mideast issue is Obama’s top priority: Mitchell

January 31st, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Amman, Jan 31 (DPA) US Middle East envoy George Mitchell conferred Saturday with the Jordanian Foreign Minister Salah Bashir and said that the administration of US President Barack Obama would give "priority" ... Read more...

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Obama promises immediate engagement in Middle East

January 12th, 2009 - 2:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 12 (DPA) US president-elect Barack Obama Sunday promised to begin immediate engagement in finding a solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict when he becomes the US president later in January.Speaking on ... Read more...

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Oliver Stone plans documentary on Hugo Chavez

December 11th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): After making a biopic on George W. Bush, American filmmaker Oliver Stone is planning to helm a documentary on Venezuelas controversial President Hugo Chavez.The 62-year-old director has ... Read more...

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Abbas sees greater Russian role in Mideast peace

April 18th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Moscow, April 18 (RIA Novosti) A Middle East peace conference slated here for June will strengthen Russia's role in resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas has said. Abbas, who ... Read more...

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Iran’s anti-Israel remarks are ‘uncivilised’: EU

February 25th, 2008 - 11:33 pm ICT by admin
DPA Brussels, Feb 25 (DPA) The European Union Monday said comments by the Iranian hierarchy to the effect that Israel is an "illegitimate state" with no future were "unacceptable, damaging and uncivilised". In ... Read more...

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Canadian Foreign Minister to visit India

January 7th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan.7 (ANI): Canadian Foreign Minister Maxime Bernier will travel to the Middle East and India between January 9 and 14. Bernier will visit Saudi Arabia, India, the West Bank and Israel. ... Read more...

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