Tag archive for ‘Palestinian militant groups’
Uri Avnery On Friday, October 9th, 2015

Uri Avnery: Leader without Glory

I FIRST met Mahmoud Abbas in Tunis at the beginning of 1983. I knew that he was responsible for the Israel desk in the PLO leadership. Said Hamami and Issam Sartawi, the PLO delegates with whom I had been in More...

News Brief On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

French court cancels Paris suburb’s honor for Palestinian terrorist

(JTA) — A French court nullified a Paris suburb’s decision to honor a Palestinian leader who is serving multiple life sentences in Israel for acts of terrorism. The ruling by the Administrative Court of More...

News Brief On Friday, July 10th, 2015

Family of Israeli Held by Hamas Accepts Apology of PM’s Envoy

The family of 26-year-old Avraham (Avera) Mengistu, an Israeli who apparently due to mental illness entered Gaza last September where he was captured by Hamas, announced Friday it has accepted the apology of More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Egypt Claims 250 IS Terrorists Killed in Sina

– – The Egyptian military now claims to have killed more than 250 terrorists from Islamic State and to have captured 60 of its people during ongoing clashes in the Sinai peninsula which began on More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

PA Arrests 100 Hamas In West Bank Crackdown

– – Forces of the government of the Palestinian Authority arrested as many as 100 known Hamas activists in a crackdown on that terrorist organization’s activities in the West Bank. The two More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Israel Agrees to Let Egypt Increase Military Presence In Sinai in Wake of IS Attacks

– – Israel’s broadcast Channel 2 News has reported that the IDF has green-lit an Egyptian move to increase its military presence in the Sinai. The Egyptians are making moves in the wake of More...

Maurice Ostroff On Monday, June 29th, 2015

The UN report part 3: the Gaza blockade

The Commission’s recommendation that Israel “lift, immediately and unconditionally, the blockade on Gaza” is highly irresponsible and reflects a dangerous lack of understanding of the Arab-Israel More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, June 18th, 2015

HAMAS: No Truce With Israel

– – Reports yesterday as to a Truce reached between Hamas and Israel, it seems, were greatly exaggerated. The terrorist organization has formally denied reaching any deal with Israel. But so More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Palestinian Government to Resign

– – The government of the Palestinian Authority is set to resign within the next 24 hours. This will bring to an end a coalition between the ruling Fatah faction and the Hamas after only one year. PA More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Hamas Is Considering 5 Year Truce With Israel

– – Senior Hamas officials are in Qatar for talks about a possible 5 year truce with Israel, this according to a report made by Israel Radio. Hamas deputy leader Mussa Abu Marzouk is said to be More...

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