Articles by Mohammed Daraghmeh

Unpaid Palestinians Storm Parliament Session

  • 15 June 06
  • The Associated Press
The attack is the second in a week's time and comes after Israeli missiles killed eight in Gaza.

Abbas Proposes Referendum on Israel

  • 26 May 06
  • The Associated Press
The Palestinian president says he will call the vote if Hamas does not agree to accept Israel within 10 days.

Patriarch Cleared in Jerusalem Row

  • 05 July 05
  • The Associated Press
The embattled Greek Orthodox patriarch in Jerusalem was not involved in the long-term lease of prime Jerusalem properties to Jewish settlement groups in the city, the Palestinian Authority concluded Monday, after an investigation of several weeks.

Militants Attack Abbas Headquarters

  • 01 April 05
  • The Associated Press
Palestinian leader vows to crack down, while police demand the surrender of armed men who burned a West Bank checkpoint.

PLO Power Struggle Surfaces

  • 09 November 04
  • The Associated Press
Palestinians used to dismiss Yasser Arafat's wife, Suha, as a spoiled socialite who chose life in Paris over standing by her husband in his besieged West Bank headquarters.

Top Israeli: Killing Arafat Is an Option

  • 15 September 03
  • The Associated Press
Israel's vice prime minister said killing Yasser Arafat is an option for Israel, as Palestinians on Sunday took to the streets across the West Bank and Gaza Strip promising to protect their leader.

Israeli Forces Demolish 62 Shops in West Bank

  • 22 January 03
  • The Associated Press
In the biggest demolition in the West Bank in years, Israel razed 62 shops and market stalls in a Palestinian village Tuesday as troops clashed with protesters, residents said.

Israeli Nabs Suspect In Kibbutz Shooting

  • 15 November 02
  • The Associated Press
Israeli troops captured the alleged mastermind of a shooting attack on an Israeli kibbutz in his West Bank hideout on Thursday and seized suspected weapons makers in the deepest raid into Gaza City in two years.

Israel Attacks 2 Refugee Camps

  • 01 March 02
  • The Associated Press
Backed by tanks and helicopter gunships, Israeli troops launched a major assault on two West Bank refugee camps early Thursday, a first in 17 months of fighting.