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November 22, 1999 | From Times Wire Reports
Jordan sent four jailed leaders of the Palestinian militant group Hamas to Qatar, apparently to live in exile, while 21 other members were also pardoned in exchange for halting activities in the kingdom. The move caps a crackdown that came after pressure from the United States, Israel and the Palestinians for Jordan to restrain the Islamic fundamentalist group.
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November 22, 1999 | From Times Wire Reports
Jordan sent four jailed leaders of the Palestinian militant group Hamas to Qatar, apparently to live in exile, while 21 other members were also pardoned in exchange for halting activities in the kingdom. The move caps a crackdown that came after pressure from the United States, Israel and the Palestinians for Jordan to restrain the Islamic fundamentalist group.
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March 26, 1996 | From Associated Press
The government here has expelled an Iraqi diplomat accused of harassing exiled Iraqis, and Baghdad retaliated by ejecting a Jordanian envoy, underlining the friction between the two former allies. Jordan on Friday ordered out Hussein Faraj, an employee in the Iraqi Embassy's press section, for "actions incompatible with diplomatic norms," government spokesman Marwan Mouasher said Monday.
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November 29, 2001 | EDWARD N. LUTTWAK, Edward N. Luttwak is a senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies
From the very beginning of this Bush presidency, a number of officials, mostly Pentagon civilians, argued that it was essential to find a way to destroy Saddam Hussein's regime as quickly as possible. They were met with much skepticism, even though nobody doubted their twin contentions that Hussein's refusal to allow United Nations inspections meant that he was actively pursuing the development of nuclear, biological and chemical weapons, and that Iraq was smuggling out enough oil despite U.N.
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