PALESTINE - ISRAEL HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 1-8 2004

8/9/04

TONY Blair's Middle East moment
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
… make clear that Blair sees Israeli withdrawal from Gaza as a … exercise
their rights – for example by settling in Palestine rather than in Israel
– it is…
www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=5&article_id=8190

ISRAEL dismisses Syria deal
NEWS.com.au – Australia
… Popular Front (for the Liberation of Palestine or PFLP … Early today,
Israel's second television channel reported that Mr Sharon would put his
Gaza Strip pullout…
www.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,4057,10713081%255E1702,00.html

RUSSIAN FM To Israel: Chechnya No, Palestine and Iranian Nukes Yes
TruthNews.com – USA
… the Chechen conflict and what is between Israel and the Palestinians.
Lavrov said the international community considers the West Bank and Gaza
as occupied…
www.truthnews.net/world/2004090037.htm

ABDULLAH'S scolding of Arafat: the coming of age of a Hashemite…
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
… question of loyalty to the cause of Palestine. … Arafat's incompetence
and Israel's unilateralism leave the Jordanians in … of intervening
in the West Bank for the…
www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=5&article_id=8179

REFLECTIONS of Palestinian and Israeli discord
Mmegi – Gaberones,Botswana
… understand, and respond to the Israeli-Palestine conflict not be…
security or a basis for peace, Israel‚s continuing … of the West Bank
and Gaza has brought…
www.mmegi.bw/2004/September/Wednesday8/763736474102.html

PALESTINE PM erupts at latest Israeli strike
The Australian – Australia
… Hamas threatened revenge. Mr Qureia, speaking at a Palestinian cabinet
meeting in the West Bank city of Ramallah, said he was outraged by the
attack.…
www.theaustralian.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5744,10708392%255E2703,00.html

UN agency replaces Palestinian refugee homes demolished by Israel
UN News Centre
… been demolished during the latest uprising against Israel, but the
… UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in … have now
lost their homes in Gaza and a…
www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=11858&Cr=palestin&Cr1=

CRISIS in the PA: Events and the Challenge of Reform
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
… The opportunity for holding Palestinian general elections has been
further eroded as a result of the inception of the current Intifada in
September 2000.…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3079.shtml

WORLD Bank: Gaza disengagement little impact Palestinian economy
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
… growth in real personal incomes of about 12% (and 20% in nominal terms),
and could reduce unemployment to levels only slightly higher than prior
to the intifada…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3075.shtml

10-YEAR old girl hit in UNRWA classroom by Israeli gunfire
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
GAZA – In the third such incident in 18 months, a child sitting in the
classroom of a UN-flagged school has been struck in the head by gunfire
from an Israeli…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3077.shtml

THE new rage
Ha'aretz – Israel
… The basic, catchy electronic beats are the background for the singing
of daring texts, spiced with quite a few vulgar words, humor and … “The
intifada broke out…
www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/475032.html

ISRAELI Raid Kills 14 Palestinians in Summer Camp Arafat Recommits…
Palestine Media Center – Israel
… on Monday for talks with Arafat on Israel‚s intended withdrawal from
the Gaza Strip that … that were signed with the Palestine Liberation
Organization…
www.palestine-pmc.com/details.asp?cat=1&id=1426

JERUSALEM Arabs stay away from PA voting centers
Jerusalem Post – Jerusalem,Israel
… to register in the West Bank and Gaza Strip … a correspondent for
the PA's Voice of Palestine radio station … According to agreements
signed between Israel and the…
www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?pagename=JPost/JPArticle/
ShowFull&cid=1094528405371&p=1006688055060

PALESTINE: Pappe: `Israel must be treated as South Africa was‚
Collective Bellaciao – Paris,France
… on what they see as the borders of Israel, which will … divide what
is left of the original Palestine into two areas – the West Bank and the
Gaza Strip – and…
bellaciao.org/en/article.php3?id_article=3283

ISRAELI fire wounds Palestinian girl in UN school in Gaza Strip
UN News Centre
… a UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in … Last week
the Agency protested to Israel over its barring Mr. Hansen from leaving
the Gaza Strip to…
www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=11841&Cr=palestin&Cr1=

CIVILIAN Dies of Wounds and Israeli Forces Dismember Gaza
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
RAFAH, Palestine, September 7, 2004 (IPC + WAFA) – – A … sealed key roads
in the Gaza Strip, mainly the … In the West Bank, Israeli troops arrested
four civilians…
www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_e/ipc_e-1/e_News/news2004/2004_09/040.html

THE Battle of Rafah˜This One in Madison, Wisconsin
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs – Middle East
… Will the American public begin to see the Palestinians of Gaza and
the West … and organized a series of films and speakers focusing on
Israel and Palestine.…
www.wrmea.com/archives/Sept_2004/0409058.html

JEWISH rabbis: killing Palestinian civilians in war permissible
Palestine-info – United Kingdom
… civilians in Rafah in southern Gaza, saying that “it … Israelites
to annihilate the Canaanites in ancient Palestine. … have very little
influence in Israel and are…
www.palestine-info.co.uk/am/publish/article_7773.shtml

7/9/04

OVERSTATING the benefits of Palestinian nonviolence
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
… Ali Abunimah, a Chicago-based Palestinian-Jordanian analyst and media
critic, is co-founder of Electronic Intifada. He wrote this commentary
for THE DAILY STAR.
www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=5&article_id=8158

ISRAELI forces kill 14 Palestinians in Gaza
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
In the early morning of Tuesday, 7th of September 2004, 14 Palestinians
were killed and at least 12 others were injured when Israeli occupation
forces shelled…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3076.shtml

DESTROYING History
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
… The damage there, however, pales in comparison to that in Nablus, which
has been one of the hardest hit Palestinian cities during the Aqsa Intifada.

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3058.shtml

6/9/04

ISRAEL builds West Bank wall near site of suicide bombings
Business Day, South Africa – Johannesburg,South Africa
… to the frontier dividing the West Bank and Israel. … ballots in the
West Bank and Gaza Strip next … Popular Front for the Liberation of
Palestine urged followers…
www.bday.co.za/bday/content/direct/1,3523,1697530-6079-0,00.html

SHARON Defies ICJ, UN and the Quartet
Palestine Media Center – Israel
… the PLO said that the Palestine National Authority … an agreement
reached between Egypt and Israel on a … any Israeli withdrawal from
the Gaza Strip simultaneous…
www.palestine-pmc.com/details.asp?cat=1&id=1425

ZIONIST regime asks donors to fund apartheid roads for…
Palestine-info – United Kingdom
… Israel has already created two separate transportation systems in the
West Bank and Gaza Strip, a state-of-the art system for Jews, and a rugged,
unpaved and…
www.palestine-info.co.uk/am/publish/article_7749.shtml

ISRAELI Troops Demolish Two Houses, Arrest 27 Palestinians
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
PALESTINE, September6, 2004 (IPC+ Agencies)— The Israeli occupying…
In the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, the … military actions across
the Gaza Strip areas…
www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_e/ipc_e-1/e_News/news2004/2004_09/029.html

“MANY times crueler and more dangerous”
Yellow Times
… and anarchy, despair and chaos reign in Gaza and the … their unyielding
opposition to conducting operations against Israel outside the borders
of Palestine.…
yellowtimes.org/article.php?sid=2070&mode=thread&order=0

PALESTINE: Death of the roadmap?
Green Left – Australia
… them of the West Bank and the tiny Gaza Strip seem … Sharon likes
to believe and the pro-Israel lobby in … who believe that Jewish settlement
in Palestine and the…
www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/597/597p15.htm

PALESTINIAN leaders trick their people again
Jewsweek – USA
… Jewish communities in Yesha (Judea, Samaria and Gaza). … the next
year as Israel eliminated terrorist … to sacrifice themselves for Palestine,
Barghouti's little…
www.jewsweek.com/bin/en.jsp?enPage=BlankPage&enDisplay=view&enDispWhat=
object&enDispWho=Article%5El1385&enZone=Opinions&enVersion=0

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Worldwide Faith News (press release) – USA
… The ELCJ serves in Israel, Jordan and Palestine. … prevent the uncontrolled
entry of Palestinians into Israel is separating … from the West Bank
and Gaza will not…
www.wfn.org/2004/09/msg00059.html

ARAFAT in danger of being hoisted by Iranian petard
Maariv International – Israel
… border but in the heart of Israel would get … an unconditional withdrawal
from the entire West Bank and Gaza. … be inviting a repeat performance
in Palestine itself…
www.maarivintl.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=article&articleID=10957

MORE than 1 million Palestinian children return to school
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
JERUSALEM — Some 1.2 million children returned to school last week in
the West Bank and Gaza Strip after a summer break. Students…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3071.shtml

5/9/04

ISRAELI press expose Jewish 'terrorists'
Al-Jazeera – Qatar
… Palestinian community in Israel , the West Bank, Gaza Strip and…
terrorist group” by both Israel and the … Oslo Accords with the Palestine
Liberation Organisation…
english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/67C726C2-CD4A-40A3-B2AE-182E71838762.htm

PLANNED Palestinian elections win widespread backing
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
… leftist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) urged
… The Gaza gunmen said they did not belong to any … something of a
bete noire by Israel for his…
www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=2&article_id=8094

THE Hebrew University's leading anti-Zionist
Israel Insider – Israel
… of families who had been in Palestine for three … [See Roberto Bachi,
The Population of Israel, Jerusalem: Institute … that when the West
Bank and Gaza were under…
web.israelinsider.com/bin/en.jsp?enPage=ArticlePage&enDisplay=view&enDispWhat
=object&enDispWho=Article%5El4069&enZone=Culture&enVersion=0

ISRAEL: Attacks aided from outside
Philadelphia Inquirer (subscription) – Philadelphia,PA,USA
… via Syria and Lebanon are smuggled through tunnels into Gaza and along
… Israel has never confirmed nor denied its involvement. … He is also
a martyr of Palestine.…
www.philly.com/mld/inquirer/news/nation/9582617.htm

ISRAELI Army allows Jewish terrorist group to harass Palestinians
Palestine-info – United Kingdom
… community in Israel proper, the West Bank, Gaza Strip and … a “terrorist
group” by both Israel and the … the Oslo Accords with the Palestine
Liberation Organization…
www.palestine-info.co.uk/am/publish/article_7723.shtml

VIEWPOINT: Own leaders hold Palestinians captive
Grand Forks Herald – Grand Forks,ND,USA
… offers for an independent state of Palestine have been … found that,
among Arab citizens of Israel, a solid … plaster the buildings of the
West Bank and Gaza.…
www.grandforks.com/mld/grandforksherald/news/opinion/9585540.htm

AYOON wa Azan (Patience Rewarded)
Dar Al-Hayat – Saudi Arabia
… Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip could form
… As there are Palestinians in Israel, the presence of Jews in Palestine
would be a…
english.daralhayat.com/column/09-2004/Article-20040905-cf179303-c0a8-
01ed-0022-da17ce918d8e/story.html

EU Plans to Fill Vacuum Created by US Elections Two Parallel…
Palestine Media Center – Israel
… in the West Bank or in the Gaza Strip … threats against Syria Abu
Rudeinah slammed Israel‚s statements … Speaking to the “Voice of
Palestine‰ radio station on…
www.palestine-pmc.com/details.asp?cat=1&id=1423

PNA Condemns Acceleration of Israeli Apartheid Wall‚s…
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
RAMALLAH, Palestine, September4, 2004 (IPC+ Agencies)— The Palestinian
… attack last Tuesday, as Israel believes the … in both West Bank
and Gaza Strip, asserting…
www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_e/ipc_e-1/e_News/news2004/2004_09/013.html

PALESTINIAN President says Palestinians will pursue their plan and…
MaldivesInfo (press release) – Male,Maldives
… He added that for some two years Israel have not enabled … road map
is very clear on allowing Palestine to carry … Arab East Jerusalem,
as well as the Gaza Strip.…
www.maldivesinfo.gov.mv/news.php?newsid=3766

GANDHI In Palestine
Outlookindia.com – UK
… Gandhi, to visit the West Bank and Gaza, there was … lead 50,000
Palestinian refugees from Jordan into Palestine, hoping to violate peacefully
Israel's ban on…
www.outlookindia.com/full.asp?fodname=20040913&fname=Arun+Gandhi+(F)&sid=1

THREE Palestinians die in Gaza Strip
Albawaba Middle East News – Amman,Middle East
… In al-Maghazy refugee camp of Gaza, Israeli combating … key villages
in the West Bank city of … the Presidential, Legislative and Municipal
elections in Palestine.…
www.albawaba.com/news/index.php3?sid=284293&lang=e&dir=news

'A Wall Can Be Violent'
Outlookindia.com – UK
… The Israelis came armed and took over Palestine by force. Now they
are trying to push the Palestinians out of Israel. That's wrong. … Only
in Gaza?…
www.outlookindia.com/full.asp?fodname=20040913&fname=Arun+Gandhi+(F)&sid=2

IPI criticises British journalist's treatment
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
On 1 September, British freelance journalist Ewa Jasiewicz decided to return
to the United Kingdom after discontinuing a legal action before the Israeli

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3068.shtml

3/9/04

PRISONERS adjourn hunger strike until Sunday
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
In an interview with Mandela's lawyer Buthaina Duqmaq at Ha Darim Prison
on 2 September 2004, inmates Houssam Khader and Samir Qanttar affirmed
negotiations…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3067.shtml

THE New York Times: “All the misinformation fit to print
Media Monitors Network – USA
… Station,‰ New York Times, Aug. 29, 2004. § Zachary Wales, “New
York Plays the Arab Card,‰ Electronic Intifada, Aug., 31, 2004.…
usa.mediamonitors.net/content/view/full/9373/

MORE Bus Security Needed In Israel
TruthNews.com – USA
Baggage inspection equipment and electronic stalls will be installed on
Israeli public … in 21 bus bombings during the Arab “Palestinian” intifada,
according to…
www.truthnews.net/world/2004090011.htm

INTERVIEW with Palestinian Justice Minister Nahed al-Rayyes
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
… is now Ottawa, is a writer and activist with Canadian Friends of Sabeel.
Her work also appears in several other electronic media.
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3063.shtml

JEAN Shaoul: Israel to Expand West Bank Settlements with US…
Palestine Chronicle
… plans to expand the settlements in the West Bank and sent … s plan
to pullout from Gaza˜hailed by … a peaceful resolution of the Israel-Palestine
conflict˜for…
www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20040902061959338

LOOK again, Gandhi
Al-Ahram Weekly – Cairo,Egypt
… much of the territory that had been Palestine. … The West Bank, Gaza
and annexed Jerusalem are precisely more of those markers of difference
Israel encourages…
weekly.ahram.org.eg/2004/706/re91.htm

THE promised future of Resolution 242 is now past
Daily Star – Beirut,Lebanon
… Israel had ravished the remains of Palestine in the … Already, Israel
had outraged the international community by … Samaria” (the West Bank)
and Gaza with Jewish…
www.dailystar.com.lb/article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=5&article_id=7990

HAMAS Claims Twin Blasts in Israel
Palestine Chronicle
… the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) said … out
any operations for six months, but Israel has kept … settlement in the
south of the Gaza Strip.…
www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20040902072452360

MY Own Hunger Strike
Palestine Chronicle
… while hanging from a rusty and damp ceiling, somewhere in Israel, handcuffed,
shackled … prison wall that is sucking the life out of the West Bank
and Gaza.…
www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=2004090207541914

ZIONIST occupation destroys two apartment blocks in Gaza, leaving…
Palestine-info – United Kingdom
… Israel, in an effort to inflict emotional and economic sufferings on
… homes and hundreds of other buildings in the West Bank and Gaza Strip
since the…
www.palestine-info.co.uk/am/publish/article_7666.shtml

MORE than 4,000 Palestinian prisoners hold fast
Maryknoll Magazine – Maryknoll,NY,USA
… to families from the West Bank and the Gaza Strip … and bring pressure
on the government of Israel to cease … The Palestine Monitor also asks
that you register your…
home.maryknoll.org/index.php?module=MKArticles&func=display&id=239&office=alert

GHANDI Urges Palestinians Not to Lose 'Moral Ground'
Palestine Chronicle
… Gandhi said he believed it was not too late to start a non-violent
movement in the West Bank and Gaza, captured by Israel in 1967.…
www.palestinechronicle.com/story.php?sid=20040902063744186

FRONTPAGE Helps Get “Peace Activist” Deported from Israel
Frontpagemag.com – USA
… presence in Palestine .‰ In other words, all Jews within Israel's
pre-1967 borders, even those born there, and not just the West Bank and
Gaza, are foreign…
frontpagemag.com/Articles/ReadArticle.asp?ID=14895

ABUSE without remorse or apology
The New Nation – Bangladesh
… Israel occupied the West Bank and Gaza Strip in … of 3.6 million
in the territories˜in Israel's five interrogation … In occupied Palestine,
the so-called 'war on…
nation.ittefaq.com/artman/publish/article_12007.shtml

2/9/04

CKUT Radio: Palestinian Prisoner Hunger Strike
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Listen to an interview with Mahmoud Ziadi, spokes person of the Committee
for the Families of Political Prisoners and Detainees in the West Bank.

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3060.shtml

THE story of Mua'ath Mohammad Samarah
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
In telling the story of his son's imprisonment, Mohammad Samarah reflects
on an irony that seems to him sad and inspirational at the same time.

electronicintifada.net/v2/article3059.shtml

LET Them In
Infoshop News – USA
… decision, since the prison authorities hesitated in doing so. Sources:
Electronic Intifada, ACRI, Washington Times, Jerusalem Post.
www.infoshop.org/inews/stories.php?story=04/09/01/8649777

HAMAS‚ Revenge Ends 5-Month Lull Inside Israel IOF Kill More…
Palestine Media Center – Israel
… home early Tuesday in the southern Gaza Strip town … civilians so
as not to give Israel the necessary … Saeb Erakat also said that the
Palestine National Authority…
www.palestine-pmc.com/details.asp?cat=1&id=1421

LATEST news briefs from the Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Cleveland Jewish News – Cleveland,OH,USA
… retaliatory action on Hebron and the Gaza Strip, officials … the
home of a Palestinian in Palestine,” Reuters reported … countries in
the wake of Israel's War of…
www.clevelandjewishnews.com/articles/2004/09/01/news/world/aaa.txt

''DR. Gandhi in the Holy Land''
Yellow Times
… Mahatmi Gandhi had originally been invited to Palestine in 1931…
This was also the week that Israel announced 1,500 … despite all the
talk of the Gaza withdrawal.…
yellowtimes.org/article.php?sid=2063&mode=thread&order=0

PALESTINIANS Are Trapped by Their Own Culture
Los Angeles Times (subscription) – Los Angeles,CA,USA
… offers for an independent state of Palestine have been … found that,
among Arab citizens of Israel, a solid … plaster the buildings of the
West Bank and Gaza.…
www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-manji1sep01,1,4053271.story

CAMERA ALERT: In IHT, Cook Erases 30 Years of Terror
Committee for Accurate Reporting – USA
… Israel captured the West Bank and Gaza from Jordan … plan en route
from Rome to Israel was hijacked … Popular Front for the Liberatio of
Palestine (PFLP) attacked…
www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=139&x_article=751

STEVE Kowit deals a hand on the Cohen-Chomsky Debate
Axis of Logic – Boston,MA,United States
… to see the racist state of Israel dissolve without … East would be
overjoyed to see real justice in Palestine. … of thousands of Jewish
settlers from Gaza and the…
www.axisoflogic.com/artman/publish/article_11412.shtml

ISRAEL seals off Gaza Strip
Big News Network.com – Australia
… and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees protested … an unprecedented
and serious development, Israel barred Peter … commissioner general
from leaving Gaza to carry…
feeds.bignewsnetwork.com/?rid=3a1894f1a2b7c908&cat=b8de8e630faf3631

MULTIPLICITY and Confusion in Palestine
AMIN – Palestine
… In 100 percent of the West Bank and Gaza (the Occupied Territories
… or in the whole of pre-May 1948 Palestine, as charged by friends of
Israel in the…
www.amin.org/eng/elias_tuma/2004/sep1.html

UNRWA: Israel Curbs Hansen's Freedom of Movement
International Press Center (press release) – Palestine
… Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA … the United
Nations, from leaving Gaza to carry … specific agreements between UNRWA
and Israel, the Israeli…
www.ipc.gov.ps/ipc_e/ipc_e-1/e_News/news2004/2004_09/005.html

SCHOOLS of Darkness
Frontpagemag.com – USA
… right to “liberate all of Palestine .” That includes the city of Beersheeba
in the heart of Israel ‚s Negev Desert , which is not in the West Bank
or Gaza .…
frontpagemag.com/Articles/ReadArticle.asp?ID=14902

1/9/04

ISRAEL bars UN refugee agency head from leaving Gaza
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA)
has today protested to the Israeli Government at the ongoing closure of
the Erez…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3057.shtmlSUPREME Court petitioned on Separation Barrier near Qalqilya
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
The Association for Civil Rights in Israel submitted a petition to the
Supreme Court this morning against the Prime Minister, The Minister of
Defense, the…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3055.shtml

US-IRAQ-ISRAEL-ZIONIST connection
Rebelión – Spain
… the Jewish state's invasion of Lebanon, its bloody repression of the
Intifada I and … Not one of the major print or electronic media reported
on these arrests.…
www.rebelion.org/noticia.php?id=1756

ISRAEL killed 436 Palestinians in past 'quiet' six months
Electronic Intifada – Chicago,IL,USA
Anyone following mainstream media today couldn't miss the news today. CNN
reported that two suicide bombers set off almost simultaneous…
electronicintifada.net/v2/article3054.shtml

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