Arafat Wanted This Day

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JERUSALEM - 12 October 2000. The intense media war had already been raging for two weeks. Now, tank fire and helicopter rockets have been unleashed - against Yasser Arafat's governmental and broadcasting positions. Today's missile attacks on Palestinian government targets in Ramallah and Gaza City sent the clearest message possible that the Barak government, reflecting the anguished feelings of most of its Jewish citizens, has abandoned all hopes of ever signing a workable peace accord with the current Palestinian leader.

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Will UN Be Asked to Intervene in Current Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?

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JERUSALEM (AgapePress) - Israeli troops and Palestinian gunmen exchanged gunfire in Gaza today despite an agreement to end the fighting. The Prime Minister of Israel says he hopes the violence that has claimed 51 lives is over. AFR New's Jerusalem correspondent Carrie Hart reports on what effects the latest unrest could have on the peace process.

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'Al Aqsa' Clashes Persist as Albright Seeks Truce in Paris

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Armed Palestinian rioters confronted Israeli troops at key flashpoints for the seventh straight day on Wednesday, while the US summoned Israel's Prime Minister Ehud Barak and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat to Paris in a desperate bid to douse the unremitting flames of the "Al Aqsa uprising."

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Palestinian Information Center: There Is Serious Thinking about Obtaining Biological Weapons

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The Palestinian weekly, Al-Manar, published an article signed by "The Palestinian Center for Information Sources-Gaza", which stated that "serious thinking has began a while ago about obtaining biological weapons." Following are excerpts from the article, titled "Will We Reach the Option of Biological Deterrence?":(1)

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"New York Moment" No Match for Fight Over Eternal Jerusalem

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As American, Israeli and Palestinian leaders converge in New York for the UN's opening Millennium summit, there are no signs of an imminent breakthrough to the negotiating impasse over Jerusalem, only hardening Arab positions and gloomy forecasts of failed diplomacy.

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Jerusalem's Temple Mount remains obstacle in peace talks

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JERUSALEM, Israel, 31 August 2000 (Newsroom) -- As Israeli and Palestinian leaders continue their pursuit of an illusive peace agreement, the question of who will control Temple Mount -- sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims -- looms as the biggest obstacle to a settlement.

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Jerusalem's Temple Mount remains obstacle in peace talks

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JERUSALEM, Israel, 31 August 2000 (Newsroom) -- As Israeli and Palestinian leaders continue their pursuit of an illusive peace agreement, the question of who will control Temple Mount -- sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims -- looms as the biggest obstacle to a settlement.

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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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