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Palestinian Authority calls elections before September

February 13th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gaza, Feb 13 (IANS) The Palestinian Authority has said it will hold long overdue presidential and legislative elections before September. The presidential and legislative elections were originally scheduled for 2010. But they ... Read more...

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Arab League for direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

July 30th, 2010 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 29 (DPA) The Arab League laid out its three main conditions Thursday for supporting direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, but the group remained doubtful if a stalemate could be broken. "I assure ... Read more...

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UN Human Rights Council adopts Gaza war crimes report

October 16th, 2009 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Oct 16 (DPA) The United Nations Human Rights Council adopted Friday the war crimes report of Justice Richard Goldstone regarding the conflict in and around the Gaza Strip last December and ... Read more...

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Israel reiterates promise not to build settlements

June 28th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, June 28 (ANI): Responding to international demands that Israel freeze construction in the West Bank, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's media advisor said Israel would do so."The government of Israel has already ... Read more...

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Palestinians reject Netanyahu’s terms for two-state solution

June 15th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Tel Aviv (Israel), June 15 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's terms for a two-state solution, has been rejected by Palestinian leaders, who felt the Middle East peace process would be ... Read more...

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Israelis think Gaza operation against Hamas ended too early: Survey

March 17th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Mar. 17 (ANI): Two-thirds of Israelis believe that Operation Cast Lead against Hamas terrorists in Gaza finished too early, A latest poll has revealed. According to the Truman-PSR poll, only ... Read more...

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Palestinians confirm Abbas-Olmert summit meeting

May 31st, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
DPA Ramallah (Palestine), May 31 (DPA) The Palestinian authority has confirmed that President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert will meet in Jerusalem Monday. Saeb Erekat, chief Palestinian negotiator, Friday told ... Read more...

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