|Arrests increase tensions between Palestinian factions||Isabel Kershner -
"Nabil Abu Rudeineh, a spokesman for Abbas, said this meant that "Israel isn`t serious about reaching an agreement.""
|Arbitrary detention and torture in Palestinian prisons||Al-Haq calls upon the respective Palestinian authorities in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip to put an end to arbitrary arrests, torture and ill-treatment of detainees and to punish those responsible.
|And Nuri bought a new tent...||Nuri Al Okbi - Association for Bedouin Rights - Nuri discovered that the Jewish National Fund has invaded his lands, and lodged a complaint at the police, presenting his documents and asking for the trespassers to be removed. Instead, they detained him so that the JNF workers could go on undisturbed. ||26/7/2008|
|After an explosions kills five fighters and a child Hamas arrests Fatah activists all over Gaza||Ghassan Bannoura - IMEMC - President Mahmoud Abbas stated on Saturday that the attack that killed the Hamas fighters is an internal conflict inside the Hamas movement. He denied that Fatah had played any role in the attack. Meanwhile the Hamas movement in Gaza accused Fatah of being behind the attack. ||26/7/2008|
|Bulldozer attack hits Jerusalem ||Al Jazeera -
"The Palestinian attacker smashed into vehicles and pedestrians before being shot and killed."
|2 Arabs narrowly escape lynching in Jerusalem ||Roi Mandel -
""It was a mad scuffle…crazy people who are calling themselves `religious` almost killed the two Palestinians and me. I was unwilling to see anyone being killed – I was educated against violence and to protect any person."" ||23/7/2008|
|Brown calls for settlement freeze||Agencies - Al Jazeera - "Gordon Brown, the British prime minister, has urged Israel to stop building settlements on Palestinian land, saying it was a dangerous barrier to achieving peace in the Middle East"||21/7/2008|
|J Street Poll: American Jews Prepared for U.S. to Pressure Israelis, Arabs to Attain Peace||Richard Silverstein - Tikun Olam - "The J Street poll is yet another indication that the hawkish policy
pronouncements of the Israel lobby and specifically AIPAC represent no
one but themselves and their members when it comes to the Israeli-Arab
conflict. The majority of American Jews don’t go along."||19/7/2008|
|BUSTAN/LifeSource - Negev Unplugged Tour: Water Issues in the Desert , on July 24, 2008|| ||11/7/2008|
|Jerusalem court hears Vanunu appeal||ETGAR LEFKOVITS -
J-lem Post -
"Israel maintains a policy of nuclear ambiguity - it refuses to confirm or deny whether it has nuclear weapons."
|Let Mordechai Go Free!||Ad in Haaretz - “Everyone has the right to leave any country, including his own (...)”. (Article 13.2 – The Universal Declaration of Human Rights), was signed by 11 Nobel Laureates .|
Published July 7, on the eve of the court session which may bring nuclear whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu back to prison on the charge of "speaking to foreigners". [ed]
|Mossad agent is latest dupe of Baron-Cohen||Toni O`Loughlin - The Guardian - "It was a modest sting, just a gay German in leather and stud. But the former Mossad spy fell for it. Sacha Baron-Cohen, creator of Ali-G, Borat, and now Bruno, a flamboyant German rock star and television personality, had struck again. The victim was Yossi Alpher, a Mossad agent of 12 years turned analyst and commentator. `Vat`s zee connection between a political movement and food? Vy Hummus?` Bruno asked his bemused guest. `Hamas is a Palestinian Islamist political movement. Hummus is food,` replied Alpher"||7/7/2008|
|Targeting the Arabs||Ahmad Tibi -
"I am comforted by the fact that the Arab MKs who are about to be removed and dismissed are much more capable and impressive than the group of MKs who wish to keep us away from parliament."
|4 killed as bulldozer driven by terrorist tramples over pedestrians in Jerusalem||Efrat Weiss -
"A state of emergency was declared in the city following the attack."
|Chasing a mirage?||Al-Ahram Weekly - "Hamas leaders arrive in Cairo to resume efforts, mediated by Egypt, aimed at addressing numerous issues currently deadlocked on top of which is the elusive Palestinian reconciliation, Dina Ezzat and Khaled Amayreh report"||12/7/2008|
|Kuntar says envies `enemy`s treatment of hostages` ||Roee Nahmias - Ynet - During all 30 years of his imprisonment Kuntar has been depicted in Israel as one who murdered a 4-year old girl by smashing her head. Though phrased as usual, with lavish use of the term `terrorist`, this article is a seldom case of the Israeli press including Kuntar`s own version of how the child got killed. [ed]||18/7/2008|
|Kidnapped troops return in coffins from Lebanon||Reporters -
"Hizbullah`s al-Manar network broadcast live images from the Lebanese side of the border, showing two coffins taken off a truck at the Naqoura crossing, north of Rosh Hanikra." ||16/7/2008|
|FADC: Hand out gas masks immediately||REBECCA ANNA STOIL -
J-lem Post -
""If anything happens, the Winograd Report will pale in comparison to this failure," warned Steinitz." ||16/7/2008|
|The Gov`t of Israel Demolished Three Homes in an Unrecognized Bedouin Village in the Negev||Faisal Sawalha -
Regional Council for the Unrecognized Villages - "The first is a home
of orphans, the second belongs to a married man and his family, and the
third is a home of a young man who plans to get married next month. ..This village has another problem: Ramat
Hovav industrial zone with its dangerous toxic plants, endangers the
people`s health. The residents of this village are willing to move to any
other place and have been waiting for over ten years for the government to offer them a suitable alternative."
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