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  • Sharon presents new Greater-Land-of-Israel govt

    Sharon presents new Greater-Land-of-Israel govt

    February 28, 2003

    TEL AVIV – Prime Minister Ariel Sharon will present his new government to the Knesset, Feb. 26, to ask for a parliamentary confidence vote. This follows the announcement on Feb. 24, that the Likud had signed...

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  • Tripura, communists face terror and violence

    Tripura, communists face terror and violence

    February 28, 2003

    TRIPURA, India – The Northeastern section of India consists of seven states: Tripura, Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim. These states, known as the “seven sisters,” are rich with beauty and natural resources. Tea...

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  • Greek protesters bar NATO fleet from port

    Greek protesters bar NATO fleet from port

    February 28, 2003

    Thousands of protesters, organized by the Piraeus committee of the Greek Committee for International Peace and Détente, massed for two days of demonstrations against the presence offshore of the NATO Standing Naval Force of the Mediterranean....

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  • Unions challenge Colombian president

    Unions challenge Colombian president

    February 20, 2003 By Evelina Alarcon

    International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU) General Secretary Guy Ryder, on Feb. 7, asked Colombian President Alvaro Uribe to take action to protect human and trade union rights and to bring those who violate them...

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  • Bolivians demand presidents resignation

    Bolivians demand presidents resignation

    February 20, 2003 By Evelina Alarcon

    Thousands of Bolivians heeded the call of trade unions for a 48-hour general strike Feb. 17-18, to demand the resignation of President Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada. They were protesting the government’s handling of the country’s worsening...

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