July 5, 2011 Residents and activists are reporting about what's happening. The Assad regime has said that the violence is being sparked by some in the crowds of protesters.
Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas delivers a speech in Cairo on May 4, 2011 during a Palestinian unity ceremony.
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May 4, 2011 The rival Palestinian political factions have agreed to reconcile after four bitter years of infighting and turmoil. The Hamas and Fatah groups met in Cairo to formally approve the agreement that calls for unified Palestinian elections next year.
August 31, 2010 Hamas claimed credit for the deadly shootings of four Israelis on the occupied West Bank.
October 23, 2007 A judge declares a mistrial in theU.S. v. Holy Land Foundation.
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