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Hamas chief invites Abbas for talks, says Israeli soldier aliveMiddle East Times - Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal invited Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas to Gaza for unconditional talks on the two factions` divisions, in a television interview Monday. He also told British broadcaster Sky News that Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit, captured by Palestinian militants in June 2006, is still alive and being treated well. 31/3/2008
Daniel Barenboim shuns Israel`s 60th anniversaryYnet/Associated Press - Israeli pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim said Thursday he would not be taking part in festivities later this year marking 60 years since the founding of the state of Israel, which Palestinians mark as the anniversary of what they call al-Naqba, Arabic for `the catastrophe.`30/3/2008
Israel threatens to sever relations with PA if Palestinian unity talks succeedSaed Bannoura - IMEMC - "If Abbas decided to return to a unity government with Hamas, Israel would not carry out negotiations with him and would stop the talks on the permanent status", said an unnamed source from the Israeli government, on Israeli army radio Monday. [ From the premise that Olmert engages in negotiations only as long as they don`t stand a chance, the threat makes all the sense of the world. ed ]25/3/2008
Hamas and Fatah agree to hold talksEric Silver - The Independent - "The rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah yesterday signed up to a Yemeni-brokered deal to negotiate a reconciliation, but hours after the signing an apparent dispute broke out over just what was included in the agreement"24/3/2008
Israeli security staff write blogs to attract recruitsRory McCarthy - Guardian - "Four employees, none of whom appear to be frontline agents, have started blogs, although their offerings are more mundane than their profession might suggest." 19/3/2008
Israelis can sue for suicide blasts Agencies - Al Jazeera - "Riad Malki, the Palestinian Authority foreign minister and government spokesman, said Israeli courts had no legal jurisdiction over the Palestinian Authority."19/3/2008
Living Experience: The enemy withinDiane Taylor - The Independent - While conflict rages around them, one Israeli woman has taken a bold step by welcoming into her household a Palestinian man and his sick son17/3/2008
`Dear rabbis, raise your voice against incitement by your colleagues`Ori Nir - Americans for Peace Now - Still horrified and outraged by the murderous terrorist attack at Merkaz Ha-Rav Yeshiva in Jerusalem last week, we are alarmed by the hate-filled vitriol and the calls for violent revenge that are again emerging from some Israeli rabbis14/3/2008
Road map monitor meets Israeli, Palestinian reps in JerusalemHerb Keinon, Yaakov Katz and AP - Jerusalem Post - PA officials privately expressed displeasure that Defense Minister Ehud Barak would not be attending the meeting himself. (...) Israel is bracing for what it expects to be a highly critical report on Israel`s construction in the settlements and failure to dismantle settlement outposts. 14/3/2008
I am your friend, but...AP - Jerusalem Post - Sarkozy`s France has reacted coolly to Israel`s recent announcements that it was stepping up housing and apartment construction in the West Bank and in east Jerusalem. "Israel`s security depends on a stop to the colonization," Sarkozy told Peres during their meeting at the Elysee Palace. 11/3/2008
Palestinians: Ceasefire in south already in effectAli Waked - YNET - Gaza sources claim Israel, armed Palestinian factions reach understanding on ceasefire in area, effective as of this weekend. Only one rocket fired at Negev in last two days, no IDF strikes registered in Strip. PMO denies any deal reached with Hamas10/3/2008
(Some) Jews Against Obama Eric Alterman - The Nation - ` During the past few months a small group of neoconservative Jews, many of whom hold key positions in the world of official Jewish institutions, have been working to undermine the presidential candidacy of Barack Obama with a series of carefully planted character assassinations and deliberately misleading innuendo.8/3/2008
Trial to Offer Look at World of Information TradingNEIL A. LEWIS-NY Times-"For Aipac and to some extent the larger pro-Israel community in the United States, the charges against Mr. Rosen and Mr. Weissman could raise what they regard as an unfair, even toxic question about whether some American Jews hold a loyalty to Israel that matches or exceeds their loyalty to the United States."7/3/2008
The Gaza Bombshell (document revealing US anti-Hamas policies)Aljazeera - Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian president, did not follow the [2006 American plan to overthrow the Hamas government]. Rather he formed a unity government with Hamas in early 2007 after continued fighting between the rival factions in the Gaza Strip. This failure by the US appears to have led to the second document and the plan to oust Hamas by force. It appears that the US sought to bolster Mohammed Dahlan, the head of Fatah`s security forces. Yet, this too failed as inter-faction fighting broke out in the Gaza Strip and Hamas took control. 4/3/2008
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