Katsav Joins Battle To Save Temple Mount Treasures

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Israeli President Moshe Katsav demanded on Wednesday that the government stop the destruction of antiquities on the Temple Mount, adding that he could not shake off the impression that the Waqf's goal is not only to reinforce Muslim control of the Mount, but "to erase every Jewish trace" there.

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Barak Puts Oslo on Hold After Arab Summit

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Following another bloody weekend of Palestinian rioting and a threatening resolution out of the Arab League summit in Cairo on Sunday, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak has suspended indefinitely the Oslo peace process. The move opens the door a little wider for an emergency national unity government with the opposition Likud party, but drew a sharp retort from Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, who forsees only gains by prolonging the conflict.

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Jerusalem TV Station Shut Down For Relaying PA Broadcast

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Israeli police arrested on Tuesday the manager and three employees of a broadcasting company in central Jerusalem on suspicion of operating an illegal television and radio station that was re-transmiting Palestinian and Hizb'Allah television and radio broadcasts abroad.

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Iraqis Training to "Liberate Jerusalem"

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Iraqis Training to "Liberate Jerusalem" Two large groups of Iraqi volunteers began military training this weekend in preparation for fulfilling their vows to liberate "all of Palestine." Last October, Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein called for volunteers for his "Jerusalem Army," to join the Palestinian intifada. On Sunday, the second group of several thousand recruits bid their families emotional farewells in Baghdad as they left for military training. The throngs of volunteers chanted, "with our blood and souls, we sacrifice for Saddam," before kissing their wives and children goodbye. The first batch of thousands of Jerusalem Army volunteers left Baghdad on ... Read more

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Vatican Agrees With Israel on Need to End Palestinian Violence

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The Vatican expressed understanding on Friday for Israel's position that it is essential to immediately end the violence in the disputed territories and acts of Palestinian terrorism, according to Ovadia Sofer, Prime Minister-elect Ariel Sharon's emissary.

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PA Minister Admits Initfada Was Planned

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Palestinian Authority Communications Minister Imad Faluji confirmed on Friday what Israel has known and attempted to relay to the international community since Ariel Sharon's visit to the Temple Mount in late September - that the renewed Palestinian intifada was pre-planned.

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New Israeli Defense Minister Sees Intifada Up Close

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There has been no let-up in the intifada, as a Palestinian sniper shot at Israel's newly-installed Defense Minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer while he was observing Palestinian areas from the rooftop of an Israeli military command center in the Gaza Strip on Friday.

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Palestinian Muslim Leader Calls for Killing of Christian and Jews

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The most recent Mideast peace accord that was agreed upon in Egypt by Palestinians and Jews appears to offer little hope for a lasting peace. Violence continues in Israel as Muslim leaders incite their followers to hate and commit acts of violence against Christians and Jews.

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