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ON A DAY OF VIOLENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST, A SUICIDE BOMBER BLEW HIMSELF...

On a day of violence in the Middle East, a suicide bomber blew himself up at a bus station in the northern Israeli port city of Haifa on December 9, injuring dozens of people.

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THE HUNT FOR WORLD'S MOST WANTED MAN, OSAMA BIN LADEN, IS INTENSIFYING...

The hunt for world's most wanted man, Osama bin Laden, is intensifying amid reports that he may have fled a mountain hideout for nearby forests. One Northern Alliance spokesman said the alleged terrorist mastermind was believed to be leading 1,000 men who

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PASHTUN LEADERS REPORTED THAT TALIBAN SPIRITUAL LEADER MULLAH MOHAMMED...

Pashtun leaders reported that Taliban spiritual leader Mullah Mohammed Omar left the southern city overnight. The anti-Taliban leaders said Omar was in Kandahar on December 7, but by the morning on December 8 he was gone.

World | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1125

RUSSIAN PRESIDENT VLADIMIR PUTIN VISITED THESSALONIKI ON DECEMBER 8, I...

Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Thessaloniki on December 8, Itar Tass reported. At his meeting with the Greek President Konstantinos Stephanopoulos the cooperation between the two countries in the energy sector was discussed.

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A BRIDGE THAT IS A CRUCIAL SUPPLY ROUTE INTO AFGHANISTAN WILL REOPEN W...

A bridge that is a crucial supply route into Afghanistan will reopen within days, Secretary of State Colin Powell and Uzbek President Islam Karimov announced on December 8. The bridge has been closed since 1996.

World | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 851

ON DECEMBER 8 THE JAPANESE PEOPLE HAD A CHANCE TO TAKE A GLIMPSE FOR T...

On December 8 the Japanese people had a chance to take a glimpse for the first time of Japan's Crown Princess Masako and the baby girl she gave birth to. According to a survey conducted recently in Japan 71% of the informants want to see the Japanese legi

World | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 961

US PRESIDENT GEORGE BUSH CLAIMED VICTORY AFTER SENATE DEMOCRATS BUCKLE...

US President George Bush claimed victory after Senate Democrats buckled to his demands to limit anti-terrorism spending to USD 20 BLN. Capping a three-day battle on the Senate floor, lawmakers approved USD 318 BLN Defense Bill for 2001 and a compromise US

World | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 863

U.S. AND EASTERN ALLIANCE FORCES CONTINUED THEIR ASSAULT ON TALIBAN AN...

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World | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 917

ISRAELI HELICOPTERS ATTACKED A PALESTINIAN SECURITY COMPOUND WITH MISS...

Israeli helicopters attacked a Palestinian security compound with missiles early in the morning of December 8, Israeli Defense Forces reported. The attacks came after Israel's demands went unheeded that Palestinians halt the mortar fire on the settlement

World | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 943

NATO AND RUSSIA STARTED NEGOTIATIONS ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NEW COU...

NATO and Russia started negotiations on the establishment of a new Council NATO – Russia, which will have 20 members states, France Presse announced. Russia is not envisaged to have right for veto.

World | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1311

THE TALIBAN SURRENDERED KANDAHAR ON FRIDAY, THEIR FINAL BASTION AND BI...

The Taliban surrendered Kandahar on Friday, their final bastion and birthplace, but America's two most wanted men – the supreme Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar and Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan appeared to have slipped away.

World | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1276

ISRAELI WARPLANES STRUCK A PALESTINIAN SECURITY COMPOUND IN THE SOUTHE...

Israeli warplanes struck a Palestinian security compound in the southern part of Gaza City early Friday, with at least two large explosions shaking the ground, CNN reported. In a statement, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said the attack was against Pales

World | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1408

JAPAN MADE ITS RECESSION OFFICIAL FRIDAY WHEN IT RELEASED FIGURES SHOW...

Japan made its recession official Friday when it released figures showing the economy shrank 0.5 percent in the September quarter from the previous quarter, CNN reported.

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ISRAELI WARPLANES HIT THE PALESTINIAN POLICE HEADQUARTERS IN GAZA EARL...

Israeli warplanes hit the Palestinian police headquarters in Gaza early Friday, hours before Israel and Palestinian security officials were set to meet.

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TALIBAN LEADER MULLAH OMAR WILL BEGIN SURRENDERING KANDAHAR ON FRIDAY,...

Taliban leader Mullah Omar will begin surrendering Kandahar on Friday, a Taliban official said, quoted by CNN.

World | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1863

TALIBAN SUPREME LEADER MULLAH MOHAMMAD OMAR HAS DECIDED TO SURRENDER K...

Taliban supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has decided to surrender Kandahar, his last main stronghold in Afghanistan, a Taliban spokesman told the Afghan Islamic Press (AIP) on Thursday.

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SHARON SAID ARAFAT MUST MEET FIVE DEMANDS BEFORE A POLITICAL AGREEMENT...

Sharon said Arafat must meet five demands before a political agreement between Israel and the Palestinians would be possible. The demands included the arrest of leaders of militant organizations, dismantling those organizations, destroying all illegal wea

World | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2171

ETHNIC UZBEK WARLORD GENERAL ABDUL RASHID DOSTUM WHOSE FORCES DOMINATE...

Ethnic Uzbek warlord General Abdul Rashid Dostum whose forces dominate an area of northern Afghan territory including the city of Mazar-e Sharrif, said his faction was not fairly represented in the interim government agreement signed in Germany on Decemb

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STOCKS SURGED ON DECEMBER 4, DRIVING THE DOW ABOVE THE KEY 10,000 LEVE...

Stocks surged on December 4, driving the Dow above the key 10,000 level and the Nasdaq over the 2,000 mark for the first time in months due to a surprise growth in the services sector.

World | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2219

THE U.S. MILITARY STARTED INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE DEATHS OF THREE U.S....

The U.S.

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UNCONFIRMED INTELLIGENCE REPORTS SUGGEST THAT U.S. AIRSTRIKES ON AFGHA...

Unconfirmed intelligence reports suggest that U.S.

World | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2376
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