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Hamdallah offers resignation to Abbas (updated)

Maan News Agency | June 20, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) – Newly appointed Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah submitted his resignation to President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday, informed sources told Ma’an. The decision is the result of a dispute over the premier’s jurisdiction and limits of power, the sources said. Abbas swore Hamdallah into office on June […]

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Israel offers Turkey aid after quake, Gul believes Israel’s help is not needed

Related: The Mavi Marmara Massacre | Category: Flotilla Maan News Agency | Updated October 24, 2011 JERUSALEM (AFP) — Israel said Sunday it had offered its assistance to Turkey after a 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck the eastern part of the country, despite ongoing tensions between the formerly close allies. But Turkey had said that for […]

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Cyprus offers to rally European support for Palestinian state

Published today (updated) 27/06/2011 21:24 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Cyprus on Monday said it would rally support in Europe for the Palestinian bid for UN recognition of statehood in September. Cyprus recognized a Palestinian state on 1967 borders in January. Cyprus Interior Minister Neoclis Sylikiotis offered to continue to support Palestine during a meeting with his […]

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Jets strike Gaza after Hamas offers truce

Updated March 22, 2011 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Israeli warplanes targeted sites across the Gaza Strip late Monday injuring at least 17 people including seven children, witnesses and medics said. Ten people arrived at Ash-Shifa Hospital in Gaza City and seven others were taken to Kamal Adwan Hospital in the north, the BBC reported. An airstrike […]

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