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Palestinian premier resigns, asked to form new government
Ramallah, July 14 (DPA) Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad submitted his resignation as the 30-day state of emergency period in the Palestinian territories came to a close, but President Mahmoud Abbas immediately asked him to form a new caretaker government.

Saturday, July 14, 2007 9:08:44 AM

Children of Holocaust survivors to sue Germany
Tel Aviv, July 13 (DPA) Children of Holocaust survivors in Israel aim to file a suit in an Israeli court seeking compensation from Germany for their suffering as the 'second generation,' it was reported Friday.

Friday, July 13, 2007 7:16:06 PM

Swimmers give South Africa lead in gold hunt
Algiers (Algeria), July 13 (Xinhua) South Africa secured the pole position in the gold hunt at the All-Africa Games as their swimmers stirred up a big splash in the pool to capture four gold medals out of six at stake on the first-day.

Friday, July 13, 2007 7:15:18 PM

US military capture Iraqi insurgent with Iran links
Baghdad, July 13 (DPA) US-led coalition forces said in a statement Friday that they had captured a high-ranking 'special groups cell leader' in a pre-dawn raid in Baghdad.

Friday, July 13, 2007 5:12:48 PM

Iran-IAEA talks wind up on positive note
Tehran, July 13 (IANS) The latest round of talks between the Iranian government and officials of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) wound up Thursday evening with the two parties saying they made progress.

Friday, July 13, 2007 1:13:48 PM

Gambian referee banned for life
Cairo, July 13 (Xinhua) The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has issued a life suspension of football activity to Gambian referee Pa Abdou Sarr for taking bribe, the pan-African football body said.

Friday, July 13, 2007 1:09:37 PM

Abbas heads for Jordan for talks with PLO
Ramallah, July 12 (Xinhua) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is heading for Jordan later Thursday for talks with officials of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Central Council, his aide said.

Thursday, July 12, 2007 6:50:28 PM

Decision for war with Hezbollah was right: Israel
Jerusalem, July 12 (Xinhua) Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert Thursday defended his decision to go to war with Hezbollah saying it was aimed at eradicating the extremist threat, local media reported.

Thursday, July 12, 2007 6:24:32 PM

Hamas says it'll not hand over Gaza security
Gaza, July 12 (Xinhua) The Hamas movement Thursday said it has started to rebuild security services 'on a national basis' after its takeover of Gaza, rejecting a call to return authority to Fatah.

Thursday, July 12, 2007 6:23:59 PM

Suicide bomber kills four in northern Iraq
Mosul, July 12 (Xinhua) A suicide bomber stormed a wedding ceremony in a town near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul Thursday, killing four people and wounding five others, local police sources said.

Thursday, July 12, 2007 5:25:41 PM

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