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Hamas and Jordan have re-established diplomatic ties after holding several meetings, officials said. Ynetnews.com reported Friday that Mohammed Nazzal of Hamas met Thursday with Jordanian Intelligence Director Mohammed Zahabi on how to restrict the radical group's activities in Jordan.
Text of report by Lebanese Hezbollah Al-Manar TV on 12 August [Announcer-read report over video.] In an exclusive interview with Al-Manar, Syrian Vice President Faruq al-Shar'a has stressed that the Syrian leadership expresses willingness for a promising start that begins with turning the page on the detainees and missing persons from both sides.
KAYRAKKUM, Tajikistan. - Aug 8 (Interfax) - The Hizb ut-Tahrir extremist group is a serous threat and it has contacts in several European states, Russian Foreign Minister Rashi Nurgaliyev said after the session of the joint collegium of the Tajik and Russian Interior Ministries on Friday.
A spokesman for Palestinian Fatah group threatened to seek a court order to outlaw rival Hamas following the crackdown against a Fatah-allied clan in the Gaza Strip, which killed and wounded dozens of Palestinians.
Clashes between Fatah and Hamas left at least six people reported dead Saturday in Gaza. Another 80 were injured, Ynetnews reported. Israel permitted about 20 members of Fatah, the Palestinian party loyal to President Mahmoud Abbas, to cross the border.
By YARIV BEN-ELIEZER The media's role in last week's prisoner exchange with Hizbullah was to pander to the lowest common denominator, because the public is very emotional.
Israel is sending voice messages to mobile phones in Lebanon as part of a psychological war, "inciting the Lebanese against Hezbollah", Hezbollah's Al-Manar TV reported on its English- language website on 17 July.
Hezbollah Secretary-General Hasan Nasrallah arrived at the southern Beirut suburb at the site for celebrating the release of the liberated Lebanese prisoners at 1836 gmt on 16 July. Nasrallah spoke briefly to welcome the prisoners and greet the crowds.
By AMY SOBERANO The Canadian Internet service provider iWeb recently removed three Web sites powered by Hamas and Hizbullah from their network of subscribers after complaints were filed against the company.
Doha Al-Jazeera Satellite Channel Television in Arabic at 1833 gmt on 6 July carries a new 25-minute episode of its "Behind the News" political talk show, presented live by anchorwoman Layla Al- Shaykhali in the Doha studio.
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