616 articles tagged "Palestinians"
Israeli helicopter in action in Gaza
An Israeli major and sergeant killed in Hamas cross-border attack
DEBKAfile Special Report March 26, 2010, 7:23 PM (GMT+02:00)

A Hamas cross-border attack on Israeli forces outside Kissufim Friday, March 26, killed an officer, Maj. Eliraz Peretz, Dep. Commander of Golani 12 battalion, 31, from Eili, and 1st Sgt. Ilan Seviatsovsky, 21 from Rishon Lezion.
Two Israeli soldiers were also injured in the heavy fighting which followed when an Israeli tank and artillery force which crossed in to shell the attackers was ambushed by a second Hamas unit firing anti-tank weapons and bombs. Israel says Hamas is accountable for the attack.

George Mitchell and Mahmoud Abbas
Washington Wonders If the Abbas-Fayad Duo Is Such a Strategic Asset
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 26, 2010, 4:08 AM (GMT+02:00)

While Mahmoud Abbas sulks over peace talks, prime minister Salam Fayad wants his US military advisers out of Palestinian territory by 2013.

Jerusalem on high alert for Palestinian violence
Palestinian "Day of Rage" passes with low-key local outbreaks
DEBKAfile Special Report March 16, 2010, 8:57 PM (GMT+02:00)

The Palestinian and Israeli Arab masses failed to show up in Jerusalem for the Day of Rage, called for Tuesday, March 15 in a bid to stir up a third uprising (intifada) against Israel. No more than 500 teenagers were out on the streets. Around 14 policemen and three dozen Palestinians were injured in clashes - none seriously, and 60 arrested. In case of more trouble, a high police alert will be maintained until the weekend.

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Palestinians
Paper Demonizing the Jews Stirs Muslim World Interest
DEBKAfile DEBKA Weekly March 5, 2010, 11:53 PM (GMT+02:00)

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is unmoved by Western media inattention to his hate campaign against Jews and Israel. He is campaigning hard to plant the poison in the Muslim mainstream. Its malevolence recalls Nazi "final solution" propaganda. DEBKA-Net-Weekly first disclosed the existence of this manifesto on March 5, 2010. debkafile now makes it available ...

Iran will chop off attackers' hands
Iran's terror coalition summoned for anti-Israel war planning
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 25, 2010, 11:21 AM (GMT+02:00)

Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has summoned allied Islamist and terrorist chiefs to Tehran Saturday, Feb. 27, to finalize their roles in military operations against Israel in the event of a Middle East conflagration. It will be the sequel to the preliminary discussions Ahmadinejad held in Damascus with Syrian president Bashar Assad and Hizballah and Hamas chiefs Thursday, Feb. 25.


Osama bin Laden stil invisible
Bin Laden claims Delta airline attack, threatens more
DEBKAfile Special Report January 24, 2010, 12:46 PM (GMT+02:00)

In a new audio message aired by Al Jazeera TV Sunday, Jan. 24, Osama bin Laden claimed responsibility for the Dec. 25 attempt to blow up an airliner bound for Detroit and vowed there would be more attacks. In a message addressed from "Osama to Obama," he said America would have no peace unless there was "security for Palestinians."  

Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali
Yasser Arafat's Secret Archive - a Ticking Bomb
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 19, 2010, 2:39 PM (GMT+02:00)

The late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, inventor and refiner of the Islamic suicide terror weapon, left a time bomb ticking away six years after his mysterious death in Paris, DEBKA-Net-Weekly's intelligence sources revealed exclusively last week. Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali has grabbed the secret Arafat archive of world leaders' secrets and is refusing to hand it over to the Palestinian Authority. Arafat's widow Suha also has a claim to the prize.

Clan-gang leader escapes assassins
Palestinian missiles fly against Israel after feuding Gaza factions try to kill clan leader
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 8, 2010, 5:55 PM (GMT+02:00)


debkafile's military sources report that a bitter feud within the Popular Committees, climaxing in a failed attempt to murder the group's leader Zakaria Doghmush, triggered the mortar volleys against the Kerem Shalom goods crossing and missile attack on Ashkelon Thursday, Jan. 8.  It also marks weakened Hamas control.

Saudi FM Saud al-Faisal
New Egyptian-Saudi peace plan presented to Obama Friday
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 7, 2010, 7:04 PM (GMT+02:00)

At the core of the new peace proposal would be a letter signed by the US presidential underwriting an Israeli-Palestinian peace accord based on pre-1967 borders with adjustments to accommodate demographic changes, limited territorial swaps and support for East Jerusalem as capital of a future Palestinian state.

Al Qaeda Yemen scene already seen in Gaza
US Intelligence: Gaza may be next Yemen
DEBKAfile Special Report January 5, 2010, 9:39 PM (GMT+02:00)

The year 2010 will see a new Israeli military operation in Gaza - not against the Palestinian Hamas, but the al Qaeda bastions spreading across the southern Gaza Strip, say intelligence circles close to the Obama administration and the CIA. They say the strengthened al Qaeda networks in the Gaza Strip would be as menacing as their strongholds in Yemen.

West Bank Cast into Ferment by Diplomatic-Security Vacuum
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 2, 2010, 1:38 PM (GMT+02:00)
Matters are slipping out of hand on the West Bank. debkafile's military sources and security agencies in the region see the unrest spreading unless it is brought under control.
The Netanyahu government's construction moratorium on settlement construction has had an acutely polarizing effect on Israelis on both sides ...
Egypt, Saudis secretly draft Palestinian statehood motion for Security Council
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 30, 2009, 8:42 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's Middle East sources report that Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the Gulf emirates and the Palestinian Authority are secretly drafting a UN Security Council motion granting Palestinian statehood within the pre-1967 war borders of the West Bank and Gaza Strip with Jerusalem its capital. This group is working under ...
Israeli military stigmatized to block strike against Iran's nuclear facilities
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 27, 2009, 12:15 PM (GMT+02:00)
The Netanyahu government's slow-moving, lackadaisical handling of the Goldstone commission mandated for accusing Israel of war crimes in Gaza, played into the hands of a coalition formed to strip the Israeli military of legitimacy as a defensive strike force against Iran's fast-moving nuclear weapons program and its Middle East allies' ...
Iran scorns Hamas leader's mediation bid in Yemen conflict
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 19, 2009, 10:03 PM (GMT+02:00)
Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad brushed off Palestinian Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal's offer to mediate an end to the bloody Yemen civil war between Saudi-backed government forces and rebels supported by Iran, debkafile's Iranian sources report.
The Hamas leader carried a Saudi proposal to the Persian Gulf regional summit ...
Obama Enlists Both Clintons to stop a Palestinian state<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 19, 2009, 10:01 PM (GMT+02:00)
After US Secretary of state Hillary Clinton warned Mahmoud Abbas on Oct. 31 that he was going against the wishes of president Barack Obama, the White House hauled out a heavy contingent of big American guns to make him see reason. They visit Ramallah Sunday, Nov. 15, to lean hard ...
New Hamas West Bank commanders set to revive anti-Israel terror
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 16, 2009, 8:25 PM (GMT+02:00)
Hamas' military chief Muhammad Jabary has established a new regional West Bank command corps for a fresh terror campaign against Israel, including suicide attacks, from the territory controlled by the rival Fatah and Palestinian Authority.
Hamas plans to force Israel to give into its demands for the Israeli soldier Shalit and ...
Flaming row between Palestinian PM and US general puts security cooperation at risk
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 14, 2009, 11:09 AM (GMT+02:00)
According to debkafile's military sources, a loud shouting match erupted Sunday, Dec. 6, between Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayyad and US Gen. Keith Dayton, who is in charge of training 2,000 Palestinian commandos as the Palestinian Authority first ever effective security force.
The quarrel is serious enough to hang ...
Hamas fires same heat missile as al Qaeda, Taliban use in Afghanistan
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 14, 2009, 8:39 AM (GMT+02:00)
Unlike Hamas' homemade primitive Qassams, the two advanced C5K anti-tank missiles fired at Israeli forces on guard duty outside Kibbutz Alumim Sunday, Dec. 6, are of foreign manufacture and must have been smuggled into the Gaza Strip very recently.
debkafile's military sources note a repetition of the history ...
Hamas readies anti-Israel suicide terror to follow prisoner swap<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 2, 2009, 1:09 PM (GMT+02:00)
Information reached debkafile's counter-terror sources Wednesday, Dec. 2, of the discovery by Egyptian intelligence and security units of a large cache of bomb vests and 15-kilo explosive devices - some with built-in detonators, others attached to timers - in the Gaza-Egyptian border town of Rafah. They were smuggled ...
US, Israel act to stop Abbas quitting for fear of alternatives<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 22, 2009, 10:45 PM (GMT+02:00)
The Obama administration and Netanyahu government are bending over backward to dissuade Mahmoud Abbas from going through with his decision to retire from public life both as chairman of the Palestinian Authority and head of the Palestinian Liberation Organization, which he now says is final, debkafile's Washington and ...
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