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Hospital raid video gives rare look at murky Israeli unit

...Palestinians took their current shape roughly 25 years ago, at the time of the first Palestinian uprising.Both the Israeli army and the paramilitary border police maintain such units. During a wave of violence over the past two months, the units...
Nation and World
Fatal beating of Eritrean leads to soul-searching in Israel

...tried to protect the Eritrean, tearfully told Channel 10 TV.An Israeli identified only by the first name Dudu told Israeli Army Radio that he regretted participating in the attack."If I would have known he wasn't a terrorist, believe me...
Nation and World
Israeli man shot dead after being mistaken for attacker

...climate of fear and danger with their calls for people to arm themselves."This is not the Wild West," she told Israeli Army Radio. "The suspicion there is now, the fear and the hate lead to brutal and very difficult results."Israelis...
Nation and World
As attacks continue, Israeli army begins deploying troops

JERUSALEM - Hundreds of soldiers fanned out in cities across Israel on Wednesday and authorities erected concrete barriers outside some Arab neighborhoods of east Jerusalem in a stepped up effort to counter a monthlong wave of Palestinian violence that has seen near daily attacks.Despite the escalated security, two assaults were reported Wednesday - the stabbing of a 70-year-old Israeli woman outside a crowded Jerusalem bus station and the attempted knifing of police officers outside the Old City.
Nation and World
Gaza war rages on despite pledge of Hamas, Israel truce

...incident, witnesses said they were being urged to evacuate because of nearby clashes.Lt. Col. Peter Lerner, an Israeli army spokesman, said Sunday that a military probe shows that "a single errant mortar landed," but that it is "extremely...
Not For Web
My Turn: America needs to be fair in Mideast

...Sharon, at the time Israeli defense minister, who in the early 1980s knowingly stood by in southern Lebanon with the Israeli Army and calmly watched as the Lebanese Christian militia entered two Palestinian refugee camps and systematically massacred...
What if it happened here in Juneau?

...there will be no peace. We have the luxury to play with facts, adjust dates, and assert opinions. However, what the Israeli army is now doing in Palestinian areas is attacking and arresting suspected terrorists because Arafat will not. Do you blame...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...adviser to Barak, said the announcement was unnecessary. Rajoub called it ³State Department propaganda.² The Israeli army chief of staff, Lt. Gen. Shaul Mofaz, said his forces are always on alert for terror attacks, but there are no...
Truncated story ends on a biased remark

...As terror reigned and weapons poured in from Arab countries using the Palestinians as fodder in a war by proxy, the Israeli army came onto the scene. Looks like an occupation, doesn't it? The Empire left the story hanging on an ugly note that...
This Day in History

...military tanker plane crashed in western Pakistan, killing all seven Marines on board. Two Islamic militants stormed an Israeli army post near the Gaza Strip, killing four soldiers before being shot dead in a gun battle.


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