PALESTINE - ISRAEL NEWS LINKS JANUARY 1-10 2005

10/1/05

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Democracy Now!: EI discusses Palestinian election results
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
We speak with Ali Abunimah, founder of Electronic Intifada, who says, “Many Palestinians fear this is another setup so when the inevitable failure brought …

www.accuracy.org/press_releases/PR011005.htm
* Palestinian Elections * “Salvador Option” for Iraq
Institute for Public Accuracy (press release)
Abunimah is founder of the Electronic Intifada. He said today: “The election in the occupied territories is deeply flawed. Israel …

www.alternet.org/rights/20944/
Where is the Bride?
AlterNet – San Francisco,CA,USA
… Come, let us wed and open a house.”. Laurie King-Irani is a co-founder of Electronic Intifada. She has conducted anthropological …

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Preliminary Evaluation of Monitoring over the Palestinian …
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
On Sunday, 9 January 2005, the Palestinian electorate went to polling centers to vote in the first presidential election under the Palestinian National …

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Election Irregularities: Election Appeals Court rejects an appeal …
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
On Monday at noon, 10 January 2005, the Palestinian Election Appeals Court (EAC) rejected an appeal submitted by PCHR late on Sunday night, the 9th of January …

www.masnet.org/news.asp?id=2055
Abbas Wins Palestinian Election in Landslide Victory
Muslim American Society – Falls Church,VA,USA
… the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) won … push for peace, while calling on Israel to improve … in the West Bank and Gaza, reports Reuters. …

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RabbitMedia, Inc.: Arab Population in the West Bank and Gaza: THE …
Yahoo News (press release) – USA
… assumption that Arabs in the West Bank and Gaza pose a demographic threat to Israel has to … occurred because the PA numbers are based on Palestine Bureau of …

usa.mediamonitors.net/content/view/full/12521/
Sharon’s disengagement plan is drawing Israeli borders with an …
Media Monitors Network – USA
… to their lands and villages which were confiscated by Israel. … Israelis and members of the Palestine Liberation Organization … s reply was: “Take the Gaza Strip. …

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Abbas Dedicates Fatah Electoral Victory to Arafat PLO Chairman …
Palestine Media Center – Israel
… is the second since the Palestine National Authority … established under interim peace agreements with Israel. … eligible voters in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and …

www.iht.com/articles/2005/01/09/opinion/edfried.html
Thomas Friedman: Remapping the Middle East, maybe
International Herald Tribune – France
… even he is having problems pulling off this self-amputation of the Gaza Strip. … If the pragmatic forces can dominate in Israel, Iraq and Palestine, it will …

www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,251-1433639,00.html
Abbas sweeps to power in Palestine
The Times – UK
… east Jerusalem, where 500 of the few Palestinian voters permitted by Israel to vote … indicated that the vote had gone relatively smoothly across Gaza and the …

www.turkishpress.com/news.asp?ID=35756
US set to boost peace efforts after Palestinian election: Powell
Turkish Press – Turkey
… and Palestine, living side by side in peace and security. He urged Israel to help improve the humanitarian and economic situation in the West Bank and Gaza and …

www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20050109231429543
Abbas Wins Election
Palestine Chronicle
… and pressures imposed by his people, Israel and the … streets to celebrate the victory by the Palestine Liberation Organization … in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. …

www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=05/01/10/1456224
Palestinian Elections “Taking Place Under Continued Heel of …
Democracy Now – New York,NY,USA
… ever Palestinian presidential election in the occupied West Bank, Gaza Strip and East … the frontrunner and the chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization …

www.masnet.org/news.asp?id=2055
Abbas Wins Palestinian Election in Landslide Victory
Muslim American Society – Falls Church,VA,USA
… the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) won … push for peace, while calling on Israel to improve … in the West Bank and Gaza, reports Reuters. …

biz.yahoo.com/prnews/050110/nym037_1.html
RabbitMedia, Inc.: Arab Population in the West Bank and Gaza: THE …
Yahoo News (press release) – USA
… assumption that Arabs in the West Bank and Gaza pose a demographic threat to Israel has to … occurred because the PA numbers are based on Palestine Bureau of …

usa.mediamonitors.net/content/view/full/12521/
Sharon’s disengagement plan is drawing Israeli borders with an …
Media Monitors Network – USA
… to their lands and villages which were confiscated by Israel. … Israelis and members of the Palestine Liberation Organization … s reply was: “Take the Gaza Strip. …

www.palestine-pmc.com/details.asp?cat=1&id=770
Abbas Dedicates Fatah Electoral Victory to Arafat PLO Chairman …
Palestine Media Center – Israel
… is the second since the Palestine National Authority … established under interim peace agreements with Israel. … eligible voters in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and …

www.iht.com/articles/2005/01/09/opinion/edfried.html
Thomas Friedman: Remapping the Middle East, maybe
International Herald Tribune – France
… even he is having problems pulling off this self-amputation of the Gaza Strip. … If the pragmatic forces can dominate in Israel, Iraq and Palestine, it will …

www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,251-1433639,00.html
Abbas sweeps to power in Palestine
The Times – UK
… east Jerusalem, where 500 of the few Palestinian voters permitted by Israel to vote … indicated that the vote had gone relatively smoothly across Gaza and the …

www.turkishpress.com/news.asp?ID=35756
US set to boost peace efforts after Palestinian election: Powell
Turkish Press – Turkey
… and Palestine, living side by side in peace and security. He urged Israel to help improve the humanitarian and economic situation in the West Bank and Gaza and …

www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20050109231429543
Abbas Wins Election
Palestine Chronicle
… and pressures imposed by his people, Israel and the … streets to celebrate the victory by the Palestine Liberation Organization … in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. …

www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=05/01/10/1456224
Palestinian Elections “Taking Place Under Continued Heel of …
Democracy Now – New York,NY,USA
… ever Palestinian presidential election in the occupied West Bank, Gaza Strip and East … the frontrunner and the chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization …

www.pej.org/html/modules.php?op=modload&name=
News&file=article&sid=1426&mode=thread&order=0&thold=0

A Glorious Day for Democracy: Palestinians Voting Under the Gun
PEJ News – Victoria,BC,Canada
determined to regain their usurped rights and see justice done, come what may. Ali Abunimah is a founder of The Electronic Intifada.

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CEC: End of Polling
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
The CEC has completed the polling process for the 2005 Presidential Election, and is able to present some information about voter turnout for the poll.

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Election Irregularities: Palestinian civilians still being denied
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
8 January 2005, 14:00 GMT — PCHR is gravely concerned that at least 180 residents of al-Mawasi area in the southern Gaza Strip have been prevented from

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Election Irregularities: Mustafa Barghouthi campaign alleges “
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi, Palestinian presidential candidate, held a press conference at 7:30 pm on the evening of January 9, 2005, the day of the Palestinian

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CEC: Polling centers opening hours extended
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
The CEC has extended opening hours for polling centers in all electoral districts by 2 hours. Polling centers will now remain open until 9PM.

9/1/05

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/10605332.htm
Despite rising hopes, outlook for Middle East peace remains grim
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
aid Sharon’s effort to withdraw from the Gaza Strip and security in their own state called Palestine, and it’s final-status peace accord between Israel and the

www.chinadaily.com.cn/english/doc/2005-01/09/content_407280.htm
Abbas expected to win Palestinian election
China Daily – Beijing,China
Mahmoud Abbas, chief of the Palestine Liberation Organization But Palestinians complained on Saturday Israel was not grip in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, home

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/09/content_2437665.htm
Palestinians embrace chance of change on historic day
Xinhua – Beijing,China
polls showed that Abbas, chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization east Jerusalem and five in the Gaza Strip a partner for peace talks by Israel and the

www.sundayherald.com/47056
Palestine’s hopes rest in the ballot box
Sunday Herald – Glasgow,Scotland,UK
stations throughout the West Bank and Gaza Strip to to run, Abbas, who is favoured by Israel and America Arafat as head of the Palestine Liberation Organisation

www.hindustantimes.com/news/181_1189871,00050004.htm
Candidates in Palestinian presidential poll
Hindustan Times – New Delhi,India
the leftist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), although Barakeh, who comes from the southern Gaza Strip, was deported by Israel in the

www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/524488.html
International monitors touring roadblocks ahead of PA poll
Ha’aretz – Jerusalem,Israel
to meet several Palestinian leaders, including Palestine Liberation Organization he then returns to Gaza on Wednesday trip ends on Thursday in Israel, where he

www.zmag.org/content/showarticle.cfm?SectionID=107&ItemID=6989
Trapped Like Mice
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
at the core of the colonial project to control Palestine. the evacuation of settlements in the Gaza Strip and of But at the same time, Israel has announced the

www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000085&sid=agFjQzWWZWfs&refer=europe
Palestinians Pick Abbas as Leader, Exit Poll Shows (Update2)
Bloomberg – USA
Abbas, who was named Palestine Liberation Organization chairman violence and renew the peace process with Israel. Voting in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east

www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0501/S00066.htm
Palestine to elect new leader – what about Israel?
Scoop.co.nz (press release) – New Zealand
saw increased confrontations between the Israeli army and the Gaza militants whatever he wants, with nobody to protest – either in Israel or elsewhere

www.geo.tv/main_files/world.aspx?id=58602
Palestinian presidential vote begins
GEO – World
Polling booths opened across the West Bank and Gaza Strip at 7:00 am while residents of occupied Meanwhile, Palestine officials said that Israel has not

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Gaza on the eve of the elections
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Sharon last year.” A supporter of the resistance movement said he was not going to vote, because he believed “both of them commit themselves to end the Intifada …

8/1/05

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/08/content_2432747.htm
Backgrounder: Major events in the history of Palestine
Xinhua – Beijing,China
a charter calling for an armed struggle to liberate Palestine. June 5-10, 1967 — The Six-Day War. Israel occupies east Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza Strip

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Nassar named Palestine national coach
ESPN – USA
of being able to move freely between Gaza and the has also been charged with training Palestine’s youth teams in the 1990s when relations between Israel and the

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/10593071.htm
Palestinians pessimistic about impact of election
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
Arafat as leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization. … Israel promised to remove military checkpoints from the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip, withdraw

www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_new/english/details.asp?name=1922
PNA Accuses Israel of Hampering the Presidential Elections
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
RAMALLAH, Palestine, January 8, 2005 (IPC+ Agencies)— The Palestinian imposed on the West Bank and Gaza Strip from his part, confirmed that Israel has further

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/08/content_2433440.htm
Carter hopes Palestine to establish gov’t this year
Xinhua – Beijing,China
Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s commitment to withdrawal from Gaza and some to act responsibly and conduct trustworthy negotiations with Israel in the

www.antiwar.com/reese/?articleid=4292
No Peace in Palestine
Antiwar.com – Redwood City,CA,USA
confiscated. In 1967, Israel’s blitzkrieg war took the rest of Palestine, including the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem. The

www.thestatesman.net/page.news.php?clid=8&theme=&usrsess=1&id=65357
Boycott shadow on Palestine polls
The Statesman – Calcutta,India
International observers toured army roadblocks in West Bank and Gaza Strip today, and Palestinian officials complained that Israel isn’t fully complying with

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/08/content_2432257.htm
Backgrounder: Palestine Liberation Organization
Xinhua – Beijing,China
the Central Committee, the counsel; and the Palestine National Council peace agreement between the PLO and Israel was reached in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip

www.beliefnet.com/story/159/story_15912_1.html
A Middle East expert offers four surprising tips for understanding
Beliefnet.com – New York,NY,USA
and continuing land expropriation by Israel, all with Municipal elections in 10 Gaza Strip towns are slated Front for the Liberation of Palestine (fielding long

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3490.shtml
Slave Sovereignty: Palestinian Presidential Elections Under
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
collapsed, allowing Israeli businesses to reap massive profits, boosting the Israeli economy to record growth rates, just before the second intifada broke out.

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Barghouthi detained for over 2 hours in Jerusalem on last day of
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
January 7, 2005 — Palestinian Presidential Candidate Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi detained for over two hours in East Jerusalem on the last day of the presidential

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3488.shtml
EU’s pivotal role in Middle East peace
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Palestinian elections will take place on 9 January. EU monitors observing the election process have seen Israel’s wall, that in

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3483.shtml
Challenging NPR’s cunningly worded “correction”
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
“In a story about upcoming Palestinian elections, Presidential candidate Mahmoud Abbas was quoted as labeling Israel as the “Zionist enemy.” We could have

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Mahmoud Abbas campaigns in Nablus
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
NABLUS — Three days before the general election in Palestine – the first since January 1996 when Yassir Arafat was elected president of the Palestinian

7/1/05

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A54508-2005Jan6.html
Rocking the Vote in Gaza, West Bank
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
… Israel prohibited all seven candidates from publicly campaigning in When Barghouti reached the rural Gaza village of for the Liberation of Palestine, which has

www.theaustralian.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5744,11881664%255E601,00.html
More than an election, this is a new beginning
The Australian – Australia
most of the West Bank and Gaza, with Israel retaining only key settlement zones. Jerusalem would, in some way, serve as capital of both Israel and Palestine.

www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2005/01/07/MNGFDAMQ191.DTL
Palestinians brace for crucial election
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
there has been good cooperation from Israel in all because of frequent power cuts, particularly in Gaza. responsible for the democracy in Palestine,” said Mari

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=1107&slug=Palestinians%20Candidates%20Thumbnails

Palestinian presidential candidates
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
Palestinian leader, head of the Palestine Liberation Organization and a Palestinian state in the West Bank, Gaza Strip and to return to their homes in Israel.

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Palestinian elections: A democratic exercise in futility
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
ten children and ten adults in Palestine since the Since Israel’s system of checkpoints and road closures makes within the West Bank and Gaza Strip nearly

www.middle-east-online.com/english/?id=12367
Last day of Palestinian presidential campaigning
Middle East Online – UK
favourite to win Sunday’s vote, Palestine Liberation Organisation which was occupied and annexed by Israel after the east Jerusalem, and five in the Gaza Strip

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Shame on us
WorldNetDaily – Grants Pass,OR,USA
the struggle to liberate all of “Palestine” — including Israeli stage strategy adopted in 1974, whereby Israel would be state on the West Bank and Gaza Strip

6/1/05

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Touch it and die
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Writing about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is like writing about the “theater of the absurd”: it means penning reviews on tragicomedies that reflect the

www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20050106092709215
Patronizing the Palestinians: The Trouble with Optimism
Palestine Chronicle
saw “on the ground” when he passed briefly through Palestine on his way into and out of both the West Bank and Gaza is totally at the mercy of Israel.

www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_new/english/details.asp?name=1910
Israeli Forces Arrest 14 in West Bank, Detain 14 Officers North of
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
HEBRON, Palestine, January 6, 2005 (IPC + WAFA) – – Israeli were later transported to a hospital inside Israel. 27th consecutive day, isolating Gaza Strip from

meionline.com/newsanalysis/314.shtml
Palestinian elections: seeking less of the same
Middle East International (MEI) – London,England,UK
According to the Palestine Centre for Human Rights, up 12 December, when the army closed Gaza’s sole The reason, according to Israel’s minister for public

www.thestar.co.za/index.php?fSectionId=327&fArticleId=2364652
Palestinian territories at a glance
The South African Star (subscription) – Johannesburg,South Africa
of Palestine. More than half the Palestinian population fled or were expelled. In the 1967 Middle East war, Israel occupied the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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Elections under fire
Al-Ahram Weekly – Cairo,Egypt
According to the Palestine Centre for Human Rights 12 December, when the army closed Gaza’s sole Palestinian The reason — says Israel’s public security minister

www.aljazeera.com/cgi-bin/news_service/middle_east_full_story.asp?service_id=6622
Amid Palestinian election campaigns, Jewish settlers threaten
Aljazeera.com – London,UK
remains upbeat about the future of Palestine, saying in all the demands — ours and Israel’s — to achieve to dismantle illegal settlements in the Gaza Strip.

www.forward.com/main/article.php?id=2514
STRATEGIC INTEREST: Demography Tops Territory In New Strategic
Forward – New York,NY,USA
to examine a proposal whereby Palestinian demographic pressures in Gaza would be on the part of Israelis that both Israel and Palestine have demographic

www.socialistworker.org/2005-1/525/525_06_Palestine.shtml
What’s next after elections in Palestine?
Socialist Worker – Chicago,IL,USA
world’s attention to Israel’s colonization of Palestine, especially after the 1967 war that led to Israel’s seizure of the West Bank, Gaza, the Egyptian

www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20050106094805388
A View from Syria on the Palestinian Right to Return
Palestine Chronicle
built throughout the West Bank and Gaza Strip in Court in July 2004-deviating from Israel’s 1967 Green we ever return back to historic Palestine?” Indeed, upon

www.socialfunds.com/news/article.cgi/article1604.html
To Divest or Not to Divest: Ethical Considerations of Addressing
SocialFunds.com – USA
troops bulldozing Palestinian homesteads in disputed West Bank and Gaza Strip territories. Perhaps the strongest ties between Israel and Palestine are the

www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=4&article_id=11544
A last encounter with brilliance: Edward Said’s final interview
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
… This story was originally written for The Electronic Intifada, a Web-based journal and information service on Palestine. The Daily …

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Palestinian Elections — Charting the Palestinian Future
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
… The Tunis-based Palestine Liberation Organization benefited by keeping its hold on leadership over the Palestinian people; the first intifada, being led from …

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3481.shtml
Free and Fair Palestinian Elections not Possible Under Military …
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Today the Israeli military declared the closure of the Erez border crossing with the Gaza Strip for 48 hours, blocking the movement of all Palestinians into …

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3479.shtml
On the Narrow Shoulders of Abu Mazen
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
The Herzlia Conference has become, in the last few years, Ariel Sharon’s favorite forum for addressing the nation. One year ago …

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The election buzz
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
We should have known that Gaza would be closed. However, someone told us that the border might be open and that we would be able to pass. …

5/1/05

www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_new/english/details.asp?name=1892
14 Civilians Arrested and Others Detained in West Bank
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
HEBRON, Palestine, January 5, 2005 (IPC + WAFA) – – Israeli occupation … in different parts of the West Bank, detained others … houses north and south of Gaza Strip …

www.smh.com.au/news/Middle-East-Conflict/Palestinian-voters-in-
East-Jerusalem-face-poll-dilemma/2005/01/05/1104832175061.html

Palestinian voters in East Jerusalem face poll dilemma
Sydney Morning Herald (subscription) – Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
… Their homes annexed by Israel, their hearts claimed by Palestine, the 230,000 … When their fellow Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza go to the polls to …

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/politics/10569370.htm
Barghouti Trails in Palestinian Polls
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
… He traveled to the Gaza Strip repeatedly in recent … Though Israel has said it would ease restrictions for … Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, a small …

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123&art_id=vn20050105065833978C789771

SA group to observe Palestine elections
Independent Online – South Africa
… South Africa’s observer mission to Palestine must be … the international community in welcoming Israel’s commitment that it … in the West Bank and Gaza, Pahad said …

www.michnews.com/artman/publish/article_6297.shtml
Bowling For Palestine
MichNews.com – Troy,MI,USA
… in his newly released documentary, “Bowling For Palestine.”. … of Old Jerusalem, the entire West Bank and Gaza. … the time with most tension between Israel and its …

www.jcpa.org/jl/vp526.htm
WHAT IF BUSH INVITED SHARON AND ABU MAZEN TO CAMP DAVID?
JCPA.org – Jerusalem,Israel
… Arafat as chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization and … a campaign rally in Rafiah in Gaza that the … to protect militants wanted by Israel and indicated …

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News&file=article&sid=1380&mode=thread&order=0&thold=0

Marking Stones
PEJ News – Victoria,BC,Canada
… Arafat’s Palestine had become little more than a … prime minister, Ehud Olmert, told Israel Radio, on … trained cardiologist from one of Gaza’s leading families …

www.arabicnews.com/ansub/Daily/Day/050105/2005010501.html
Abbas deplores Beit Lahia massacre, Qrei asks international …
Arabic News – Middle East
The candidate for the Palestine National Liberation front … launched a strong attack against Israel following the recent massacre in northern Gaza, calling on …

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3476.shtml
NPR hides an atrocity but highlights the reaction
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
NPR’s Morning Edition today featured a report by Peter Kenyon about the upcoming election for Palestinian Authority president in the occupied West Bank and

4/01/05

www.mmorning.com/ArticleC.asp?Article=2055&CategoryID=6
Palestine, Israel ‘Not a glimmer of hope’
Monday Morning – Beirut,Lebanon
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine endorsed the released at four checkpoints between Israel and the Erez terminal crossing into the Gaza Strip where

www.wrmea.com/archives/December_2004/0412043.html
Palestinian Heritage Foundation Holds 17th Annual Banquet
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs – Middle East
… Israel’s survival depends on the receptivity of the Arab originally wanted the whole of the Palestine Mandate, he even if they were to get Gaza, the West …

www.charlotte.com/mld/observer/news/opinion/10559909.htm
Palestinians balk at meaningless elections
Charlotte Observer (subscription) – Charlotte,NC,USA
The situation in the West Bank and Gaza mirrors that … Israel, on the other hand, not only seems blind Calls for the democratization of Palestine serve the wider

www.wrmea.com/archives/December_2004/0412019.html
Israel Aids and Abets Rising Intra-Palestinian Violence
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs – Middle East
of Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza.…The chaos the message: Those who mess with Israel’s friends Metres Abbadi, based in Ramallah, Palestine, is a

www.wrmea.com/archives/December_2004/0412013.html
Heroism in the Holy Land: Americans Beaten for Walking Children to
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs – Middle East
the Six-Day War, capturing the West Bank and Gaza. Brown went to Palestine to oppose such a system and While the US government, at Israel’s behest, blocked

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/04/content_2416025.htm
Abbas cancels participation in Gaza funeral
Xinhua – Beijing,China
4 (Xinhuanet) — Palestine Liberation Organization chiefMahmoud Abbas on the day, Abbas described Israel as “the Palestinians in the northern Gaza Strip town

www.nysun.com/article/7155
Palestinian Word Games
New York Sun (subscription) – New York,NY,USA
there is also the matter of there being no country called Palestine. that a Palestinian state existed in 1967, when Israel captured the West Bank and Gaza.

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Arab Victories in the Language War
Frontpagemag.com – USA
the small matter of there being no country called Palestine. a Palestinian state existed in 1967, when Israel captured the West Bank and Gaza, which was

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3474.shtml
Israeli forces seriously wound Palestinian journalist in Gaza
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
including 8 killings and at least 100 injuries, by IOF against local and international journalists since the beginning of the current Palestinian Intifada.

03/01/05

www.sun-sentinel.com/news/opinion/sfl-15forum
15jan03,0,7529846.story?coll=sfla-news-opinion

A just peace for Israelis and Palestinians
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
… Palestine would be sovereign over Arab East Jerusalem and its … West Jerusalem would be Israel’s capital almost all, Jewish settlements in the West Bank and Gaza.

www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-
gaza3jan03,1,877582.story?coll=la-headlines-world

Israeli Army Seeks Militants in Gaza
Los Angeles Times (subscription) – Los Angeles,CA,USA
The newest Gaza operation took place not far from Arafat as head of the Palestine Liberation Organization. an end to armed resistance against Israel, but used

www.greenbaynewschron.com/page.html?article=129335
East High grad aiding Mideast peace efforts
Green Bay News Chronicle – Green Bay,WI,USA
of life she’s experiencing in Palestine, a state within Israel that’s been fighting for decades over Israeli occupation in the Gaza Strip, West Bank and East

www.michnews.com/artman/publish/article_6244.shtml
Mr. President…Beware The Sweet-Talk
MichNews.com – Troy,MI,USA
For the Gaza withdrawal to have some chance of succeeding to do more than simply giving terrorists … Palestine is to exist in place of Israel—not along

msnbc.msn.com/id/6778106/site/newsweek/
Periscope: Jan. 10 issue
Newsweek – USA
to agree to a truce with Israel within his power sharing, possibly within the Palestine Liberation Organization Sharon’s plan to withdraw from Gaza could hasten

www.enterstageright.com/archive/articles/0105/0105apartheidpal.htm
Creating a Palestinian apartheid state?
Enter Stage Right – Sudbury,Ontario,Canada
as 8,000 people get expelled from their homes in Gaza. Tutu, the Land of Israel, Canaan or Judea, that place between Arab and Jew in a democratic Palestine.

www.infozine.com/news/stories/op/storiesView/sid/5070/
KC Public Library and CJME Present “Promises” – a Video and
Kansas City infoZine – Kansas City,MO,USA
Through the stories of seven children living in diverse areas of Israel/Palestine, the filmmakers In 1967 Israel took control of the Gaza Strip and the West …

www.islam-online.net/English/News/2005-01/03/article04.shtml
Palestinians Start 2005 With Election Campaigns
Islam Online – UK
on January 9 in the occupied territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip. and chairman of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization

www.zmag.org/content/showarticle.cfm?SectionID=15&ItemID=6952
A Mire of Death, Lies and Atrocities
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
Or in Palestine/Israel a once-a-week event. to the Palestinians; and his spokesman’s dismissive remarks about the West Bank—that the Gaza withdrawal will

www.noticias.info/asp/aspComunicados.asp?nid=43927&src=0
PALESTINE: Israeli Forces Re-invade Northern Gaza
noticias.info (press release) – Spain
noticias.info/ BEIT HANOUN, Palestine, January 2 a prelude to a new onslaught on northern Gaza Strip, similar … Bank town of Jayous, around which Israel has built

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3473.shtml
Israel arrests Palestinian candidates
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
In an apparent effort to forestall gains by Hamas in Palestinian elections, the Israeli army has arrested a large number of potential candidates in the

02/01/05

www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2005/01/02/MNGFRAK4631.DTL
Robust campaign in Gaza and West Bank
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
Front for the Liberation of Palestine; Bassam al He promised to shield militants from Israel and vowed to an independent state in the West Bank, Gaza and East

www.baltimoresun.com/news/bal-te.abbas02
jan02,1,2092419.story?coll=bal-home-headlines

Palestinian tries to make himself one of the people
Baltimore Sun (subscription) – Baltimore,MD,USA
2 position in the Palestine Liberation Organization, behind Arafat He pushed early for the PLO to recognize Israel. autonomy in the West Bank and Gaza and paved

www.indiadaily.com/breaking_news/19234.asp
Palestinian poll shows likely Abbas landslide
India Daily – Whitehouse Station,NJ,USA
Fatah movement and head of the Palestine Liberation Organisation uprising leader Marwan Barghouthi, jailed by Israel for aiding in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

www.rockymountainnews.com/drmn/opinion/
article/0,1299,DRMN_38_3439308,00.html

Two major tests for Arab voters
Rocky Mountain News – Denver,CO,USA
is that the new chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization doesn’t accept the existence of Israel, but its intimidated on the West Bank and Gaza as they

www.aljazeerah.info/Opinion%20editorials/2004%20opinions/December/
30o/Polluters%20of%20US%20Perceptions%20By%20Linda%20S.%20Heard.htm

Polluters of US Perceptions
Al-Jazeerah.info – Dalton,GA,USA
the Palestine-Israel conflict, he said: “There won’t be peace without a military solution. Israel will have to reoccupy the West Bank and the Gaza Strip

01/01/05

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3472.shtml
Voters flock to polling stations for the first phase of
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
“These are the first local elections I have ever participated in,” said Abu Marwan, 72. “I missed the other election in 1976.” He

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3470.shtml
Film review: “Edward Said: The Last Interview”
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Filmed within three days in 2002, just one year before his death at the age of 67, Edward Said: The Last Interview is a compelling portrait of a man who was

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