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  • Israeli cabinet threatens Arafat

    Israeli cabinet threatens Arafat

    September 19, 2003

    The Israeli government’s recent decision in principle to “remove” Palestinian President Yasser Arafat from his position of authority by expulsion or possibly assassination has provoked a storm of protest in the occupied territories. The decision has...

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  • International notes

    International notes

    September 12, 2003

    Korea: DPRK proposes solutions The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea proposed “a package of solutions” to the nuclear issue during six-party talks held late last month in Beijing. The Korean Central News Agency said these include...

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  • Recall attempt unfolds in Venezuela

    Recall attempt unfolds in Venezuela

    September 12, 2003

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and his country’s movement for independence and democracy are facing a new round of destabilization efforts. Venezuela, the world’s fifth largest oil-producing country, is facing a recall battle.

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  • Vieques activists warn of speculators

    Vieques activists warn of speculators

    September 12, 2003

    In a “Special Report from the Peace and Justice Camp,” peace activists in Vieques, Puerto Rico, are warning that there are “speculators and foreign economic interests that seek control of our lands.” The Peace and Justice...

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  • International Notes

    International Notes

    September 5, 2003

    Chile: Pinochet trial blocked Chile’s appeals court has blocked the latest effort to bring former dictator Gen. Augusto Pinochet to justice for the disappearances and killings of thousands of political opponents including Communist Party members, following...

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