All signs seem to indicate that Israel is preparing an offensive in the Gaza Strip after about 100 rockets and mortar shells were fired across the border over the last two days. The rocket attacks came after a cease-fire between the two sides expired
The FBI suspected that leading neocons Richard Perle, Paul Wolfowitz, Doug Feith, and Stephen Bryen were guilty of providing classified information to Israel, but they all avoided prosecution and were rewarded with senior positions in the Pentagon.
Israel's relentless attempt to destroy Palestinian viability and prevent any chance for peace and equity.
Israel’s Supreme Court have ruled that the government may destroy part of an ancient Muslim cemetery to build a new “Museum of Tolerance.” The cemetery contains the bones of past leading Muslim clerics and the warriors of famed Saladin who retook Jer
When she hears them coming, she makes sure her children are inside, locks up, and waits with a small video camera. She tries to capture them cutting water mains, breaking windows, or scrawling graffiti on the sides of the Arab houses.
This story sure uses a lot of words to say, I really don't know who really is Israel. In Washington State there is a town named Brooklyn, How many people really see the real Brooklyn there? Israel is a similar situation. How many Jews livingRead Letter
Continued Israeli repression of Palestinians.
She began making regular visits to Jenin, which had been devastated in an Israeli raid earlier that year. She talked to hundreds of people including Palestinian militants and for the first time heard the Palestinian view of the intifada and the diffi
The Israel Defense Forces court of appeals has ordered the release from detention of the father of the Palestinian girl who filmed an IDF soldier shooting a bound Palestinian youth from point-blank range.
One of the world's greatest crimes of war and against humanity continues.
Boyle's powerful case for Palestinian self-determination.
One of the first Israeli historians to admit that Israel forced the Arabs off their land was Benny Morris, a professor of Middle Eastern history at Ben-Gurion U. Morris doesn't think it was a bad thing to kill other people and take their property
Part II of Halper's important book.
Israeli repression and an equitable solution.
Israeli lawlessness threatens a grave West Bank water shortage.
An Israeli attack on Iranian nuclear sites looks "unavoidable" given the apparent failure of sanctions to deny Tehran technology with bomb-making potential, one of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's deputies said. [There is no bomb making pot
In a week of dramatic developments in the Middle East, the most dramatic development of all may have been the fact that the United States, long considered the region's indispensable player, was missing in action.
Osama bin Laden released a new message on Sunday that accused Arab leaders of sacrificing the Palestinians and called on Muslim militants in Egypt to help break the blockade of Gaza.
Palestinians marked the 60th anniversary of their uprooting with rallies, sirens and black balloons Thursday — an annual ritual made even darker this year by crippling internal divisions and diminishing independence hopes.
Ahmadinejad was quoted as saying by the official IRNA news agency. "Today the reason for the Zionist regime's existence is questioned, and this regime is on its way to annihilation," he said.
The Bush administration is prolonging the hunting season against journalists. The latest victim is James Risen, The New York Times reporter for national security and intelligence affairs. About three months ago, a federal grand jury issued a subpoena
The US plotted to overthrow the democratically elected Hamas government in the Palestinian territories, documents obtained by Al Jazeera reveal. One of the documents appears to show that Washington tried to persuade Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian pre
Palestinians say they know when an Israeli drone is in the air: Cell phones stop working, TV reception falters and they can hear a distant buzzing. They also know what's likely to come next _ a devastating explosion on the ground.
Assud, the Jew-eating Bunny and star of the Hamas TV kiddie show "Pioneers of Tomorrow" urges on his young viewers to martyrdom--and death to a Danish cartoonists.
The wall had already been sliced through before the explosions brought it down.
Tens of thousands of Palestinians poured from the Gaza Strip into Egypt Wednesday after masked gunmen with explosives destroyed most of the seven-mile wall dividing the border town of Rafah. see also: http://tinyurl.com/yt4czj
Are you looking for a unique Christmas gift for that special someone? Well, for 30 Euros (about $44) a Palestinian group will spray paint your message on the separation wall and email three photos of their handiwork to you and a friend. Be the first
Upheaval in the Middle East and Islamic civilization could cause another world war, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations was quoted. Zalmay Khalilzad said the Middle East was so disordered it had the potential to inflame the world as Europe did
This week marks a year since the end of hostilities now officially called the Second Lebanon war by Israelis. A month of fighting – mostly Israeli aerial bombardment of Lebanon, and rocket attacks from the Shi'ite militia Hezbollah on northern Is
Palestine is today occupied territory and every day people are dying. Christopher Hedges reports seeing young children enticed to throw rocks by Israeli military so they could be shot to death. The enticement? Calling their mothers whores. Pe