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2009-10-28 18:01:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mercl, the Middle East Research Center, announces an urgent press briefing, Oct 30 2009, 8:30 AM. Venue: National Press Club, First Amendment Room Presenters: Dr.

2008-09-08 06:00:14

By Michael Kimmelman In a dingy storefront on a noisy block in the middle of Gaza City, metal shelves bulge with dusty audiotapes extolling Hamas, Fatah and Islamic Jihad. Alongside them, a pouty Jennifer Lopez beckons from the cover of a CD.

2008-09-01 06:00:16

Text of press release in English by Paris-based Arab Press Network on 28 August The past year has been a trying one for journalism in Palestine, with the Palestinian Centre for Development and Media Freedoms (Mada) reporting 22 press freedom violations occurring in July 2008 alone.

2008-08-26 09:00:33

By Kim Sengupta Israel freed 198 Palestinian prisoners yesterday amid scenes of jubilation in the West Bank.

2008-08-25 12:00:07

Israel freed 198 Palestinian prisoners Monday to show support for the leadership of the Fatah party governing the West Bank.

2008-08-25 06:00:29

Text of report in English by independent, non-governmental Palestinian Ma'an News Agency website ["Israel Releases 198 Palestinian Prisoners, Including Longest- Serving Man" - Ma'an headline] Bethlehem -Ma'an -Israel began to release 198 Palestinian prisoners, including the longest-serving Palestinian inmate, on Monday morning [25 August], short of an expected 199.

2008-08-20 12:00:44

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH The Palestinian Authority is concerned about the apparent rapprochement between Hamas and Jordan, a PA official in Ramallah said Monday.

2008-08-17 15:00:21

Text of report by London-based independent Quds Press web news agency ["Jordanian Source Tells Quds Press: Security and Political Arrangements for Expected Visit By Mish'al to Amman" - Quds Press headline] Amman, Quds Press Service - An informed Jordanian source said he expects the dialogues, which are held by the Jordanian leadership with the Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, to be crowned by a visit by Khalid Mish'al, head of the movement's Political Bureau, to Amman soon to turn over a...

2008-08-17 12:00:14

Israel's cabinet voted Sunday to release 200 Palestinian prisoners at the urging of outgoing Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.

2008-08-04 09:00:17

Text of report in English by independent, non-governmental Palestinian Ma'an News Agency website ["Fatah: Hamas' Turn to Release Prisoners" - Ma'an headline] Ramallah, 4 August (Ma'an) -A spokesperson from the Fatah information office asked on 3 August for an official response from Hamas on the continued detention of high-ranking Fatah leaders in the Gaza Strip, including Dr Zakariyya Al-Agha.

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