Gaza, June 15 (DPA) Hamas captured the last Fatah stronghold in Gaza early Friday, bringing the entire Gaza Strip under its control after a day of clashes in which the militant Islamic group picked off several key security compounds.
Friday, June 15, 2007 9:14:37 AM
Gaza City, June 14 (DPA) Hamas said Thursday it had overpowered the main headquarters of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Preventive Security in Gaza City's Tel Al Hawa neighbourhood.
Thursday, June 14, 2007 7:52:34 PM
Cairo, June 14 (RIA Novosti) The Council of foreign ministers from the League of Arab States (LAS) will hold an emergency session Friday on the situation in Palestine and Lebanon, the secretary general of the LAS said Thursday.
Thursday, June 14, 2007 3:32:26 PM
Jerusalem, June 14 (Xinhua) The Ofek-7 spy satellite, launched three days ago, began transmitting images back to authorities in Israel, local daily Ha'aretz said Thursday.
Thursday, June 14, 2007 2:44:04 PM
Beirut, June 14 (Xinhua) A Lebanese anti-Syrian lawmaker was among 10 people killed in an explosion here.
Thursday, June 14, 2007 10:50:33 AM
Dubai, June 14 (IANS) Two Indian workers were killed and 26 injured when a wooden platform at a construction site here collapsed suddenly.
Thursday, June 14, 2007 10:28:34 AM
Gaza, June 13 (Xinhua) Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) vowed Wednesday to continue fighting against 'the coup makers' led by Fatah security chiefs who are loyal to President Mahmoud Abbas.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 7:49:47 PM
Jerusalem, June 13 (DPA) Israeli elder statesman Shimon Peres was formally elected the country's ninth president Wednesday, winning 86 of the 120 eligible votes cast by Knesset members in a second round of balloting.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 7:28:21 PM
Gaza, June 13 (Xinhua) Fierce infighting between rival Palestinian factions of Fatah and Hamas continued for the third consecutive day Wednesday, leaving nine more people dead.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 4:26:30 PM
Baghdad, June 13 (Xinhua) The Iraqi government imposed an indefinite curfew in the capital Wednesday, in the wake of the bombing of a holy Shia shrine in the northern city of Sammara.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 4:25:18 PM
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