615 articles tagged "Palestinians"
 
Hamas leader says civilians should be removed from Palestinian-Israel conflict<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 1, 2008, 7:22 PM (GMT+02:00)
The Israeli soldier Gilead Shalit (taken hostage by Hamas 21 months ago) is alive and well treated, Khalad Meshal, Hamas politburo chief, told Sky interviewer Tim Marshall in Damascus Sunday. He went on to say: "We renew our offer to Israel to let the civilian people from the two sides ...
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Exclusive: Top Hamas missile expert in group released by Egypt<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 30, 2008, 3:38 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's military sources report that a number of Hamas terror heavyweights were included in the last batch Egypt released of 124 operatives captured in Sinai after Hamas smashed through the border wall earlier this year.
Officers of Israel's southern command voiced dismay and astonishment at the government's failure to ...
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New upsurge of Palestinian attacks from Gaza - 16 missiles fired Wednesday injuring 3 Israeli civilians
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 29, 2008, 12:43 AM (GMT+02:00)
A heavy barrage of 7 Qassam missiles struck Sderot Wednesday night, March 26. One exploded in the old market, injuring three people and leaving 16 in shock. Of the 16 fired during the day, after a three-week slowdwon, one landed south of Ashkelon, several exploded in kibbutzim causing heavy damage ...
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New poll shows rising Palestinian support for violence - report
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 23, 2008, 4:55 PM (GMT+02:00)
Palestinian pollster Khalil Shikaki told the New York Times in Ramallah that 84 percent of the Palestinians polled supported the March 6 attack on the Mercaz Harav yeshiva in which 8 young students were killed,.
He reported 64 percent supported the Hamas' missile offensive against Israeli towns and 75 percent though ...
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Exclusive: Abbas' master-plan to swamp Israel's 60th anniversary with 3 million Palestinians on its borders <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 23, 2008, 11:20 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile publishes here for the first time details of the Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' master plan for wrecking Israel's 60th anniversary celebrations. The project is called the "2008 Return"
He has circulated directives for three million Palestinians to leave their homes on the West Bank, Gaza, Jordan, ...
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Exclusive: Hamas owns up privately to Jerusalem yeshiva murders, plots more<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 18, 2008, 9:56 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's military and intelligence sources report that, in private conversations, top Hamas commanders are discussing the March 8 attack on the Mercaz Harav yeshiva, which left eight students dead. They are plotting to follow it up with similar terrorist atrocities while slowing down missile and rocket attacks from ...
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Exclusive: Abbas threatens to quit peace talks, revive Fatah terror
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 18, 2008, 11:21 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's Washington sources report that Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas has put President George W. Bush and secretary of state Condoleezza Rice on notice. He has sent them a warning that he means to break off peace talks with Israel unless prime minister Ehud Olmert comes through with ...
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Eight Qassam missiles fired from Gaza, two Israeli air raids and 3 armed Palestinians killed Saturday<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 18, 2008, 9:04 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's military sources report: In the second air raid Sat., March 15, Israeli helicopters and a Shin Bet force struck and killed a three-man Jihad Islami missile team on its way to launch an attack at Israeli civilians from northern Gaza. It was the first time a Shin ...
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Leads to Hamas-Damascus, Hizballah - or both - in Jerusalem students' murders
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 11, 2008, 10:20 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile reports that the line of investigation developing the day after a Palestinian terrorist murdered 8 Israeli yeshiva students in Jerusalem is that the Hamas command in Damascus, or Hizballah in Beirut activated the killer, Ala Abu Dhaim 25, a Palestinian with Israeli citizenship from Jebal Mukaber in ...
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Chemicals for explosives concealed in Palestinian food containers transiting open Israel-Gaza border crossings
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 9, 2008, 12:30 PM (GMT+02:00)
Israel reopened the border crossings Tuesday, March 3, for food and other essential supplies to reach the Gaza population. Wednesday, a load of cans marked "edible oil" was found to contain a chemical substance resembling glue for the manufacture of explosives used in Palestinian missiles fired against Israel. The trucks, ...
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Rice visit accompanied by renewed Hamas-IDF clashes, missile fire
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 8, 2008, 9:11 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's military sources report a major Hamas-Israeli clash erupted opposite the Kissufim Gaza crossing after Israeli forces crossed in to investigate armed Palestinian movements close to the border fence. The Israel Hammer jeep force was greeted with fierce anti-tank and heavy machine gun fire. As the battle raged, ...
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More Palestinian disturbances in Jerusalem Tuesday night
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 6, 2008, 7:43 PM (GMT+02:00)
Seven bottle-bombs were lobbed at a border police jeep near Kalandia. Palestinians also hurled rocks at Israeli cars in a second northern district, Pisgat Zeev, and the Malcha-Gilo road in the south.
Sunday, two Jerusalem municipal inspectors were rescued from a lynch mob on an East Jerusalem street and a group ...
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Israeli Government Stalls While Hamas Escalates<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 4, 2008, 1:07 PM (GMT+02:00)
Vacillation or dithering was the original sin committed by the Olmert government in the Lebanon War and the primary cause of its inconclusive outcome, according to the panel set up to examine what went wrong.
The same deficiency dogs the government's handling of Hamas in Gaza, despite prime minister Ehud ...
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Palestinian negotiator Qureia suspends talks with Israel over Israeli attacks in Gaza
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 3, 2008, 11:51 AM (GMT+02:00)
Ahmed Qureia announced in Ramallah Sat. March 1 that peace talks with Israel were suspended. Jerusalem: This step contradicts Palestinian and Israeli commitment to fight terror regardless peace negotiations. Israel did not break off talks over Palestinian missile offensive against civilians. It is entitled to defend itself and determine the ...
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Ronnie Yihya, 47, father of 4, was killed, 10 people injured, in heavy Palestinian missile-mortar barrage Wednesday<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 1, 2008, 9:35 AM (GMT+02:00)
Ronnie Yihya was a student at Sapir College outside Sderot. He came from Moshav Bitchah near Ofakim in southern Israel. He was killed and a second student critically injured by a direct Qassam hit to the campus, Wednesday, Feb. 27.
More than 50 missiles and dozens of mortar rounds, fired ...
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Palestinian missile injures Israeli internal security minister's security guard<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 29, 2008, 6:49 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's military sources report that Thursday, Feb. 28, the day after 50 missiles were fired from Gaza, the internal security minister, Avi Dichter, was inspecting the damage to Sapir College, when one of his guards was hit in the leg. Both were near the spot where the student ...
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Palestinian scheme for mass charge on Gaza-Israel border collapses
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 27, 2008, 11:29 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile reports: The Palestinian masses did not rise to the summons for 40,000 individuals to turn out Monday, Feb. 25 and draw a human chain along the 40-km border Gazan-Israel to protest the Israeli blockade. Deterred by determined Israeli military preparations to halt their approach to the border ...
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Hamas backers Saudi Arabia and Tehran Step into Gaza Crisis
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 27, 2008, 1:41 PM (GMT+02:00)
According to debkafile's military sources, each of the estimated half a million Gazans in flight, one-third of the total population, received a $300 grant, which accounts for the shopping spree they could suddenly afford. Hamas was therefore willing to spend $150 million on a maneuver for seizing control ...
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Palestinians plan mass rush on Gazan-Israeli border Monday
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 25, 2008, 6:26 PM (GMT+02:00)
Beefed-up Israeli military and security forces prepare to repulse thousands of Palestinians planning to crash the full length of the Gazan-Israeli border and its crossings at 10:00 a.m. IT Monday, Feb. 25.
Behind the human shield of women, children and elderly leading the assault on Monday, Hamas, Jihad Islami and ...
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Abbas aide: Palestinians should declare independence unilaterally like Kosovo
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 24, 2008, 5:52 PM (GMT+02:00)
Senior Palestinian negotiator Yasser Abed Rabbo proposed adopting this course Wed Feb. 20 if Israel continued to mark time in talks for a Palestinian state. He made the suggestion the day after prime minister Ehud Olmert and foreign minister Tzipi Livni held another round of negotiations with Palestinian leaders Mahmoud ...
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