Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

  • August 23, 2005   BY Admin 

    Israel’s historic pullout from 25 West Bank and Gaza Strip settlements wrapped up Tuesday after soldiers stormed the last two communities to be evacuated in the West Bank and dragged away hundreds of defiant settlers. Continue reading

  • August 22, 2005   BY Admin 

    Jews from the last remaining Gaza Strip settlement were evacuated Monday, concluding Israel’s historic pullout after nearly four decades of occupation. Continue reading

  • August 19, 2005  

    The Israeli Army has begun demolishing evacuated houses and dismantling checkpoints in Gaza, but a peaceful transition of land to the Palestinians and the future of the Gaza strip remain in limbo. Continue reading

  • August 18, 2005  

    A report on the continuing Israeli evacuation of Gaza, where for the second day in a row, Israeli troops had to physically remove residents and protesters. Continue reading

  • August 17, 2005  

    Israeli soldiers began forcibly removing Israeli settlers from the Gaza Strip and the West Bank on Wednesday. An Israeli military general discusses the eviction process. Continue reading

  • August 16, 2005  

    As Wednesday’s midnight deadline approaches, Jewish settlers continue to evacuate from their homes in Gaza. Many of the Israelis protesting the pullout in the Gaza’s largest settlement, Neveh Dekalim, are younger and more radical than older generations. Continue reading

  • August 15, 2005   BY Admin 

    Hundreds of Israeli nationalists and protesters faced their own army and police as troops began distributing eviction notices as part of the Israeli government’s planned withdrawal from the Gaza Strip. Continue reading

  • August 15, 2005  

    The Israeli government began its planned withdrawal from the Gaza Strip Monday amid mass protests from defiant Jewish settlers. Two Midde East experts discuss the impact of the Gaza withdrawal on the Israelis and Palestinians who live there. Continue reading

  • August 8, 2005   BY Admin 

    Israeli security officials on Monday continued with preparations for the highly controversial Gaza settlement pullout, despite Finance Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s surprise resignation in protest to the plan. Continue reading

  • July 18, 2005  

    The Israel government deployed 20,000 troops to block protesters — opposed to plans to withdraw from Jewish settlements — from marching into Gaza. Analysts discuss the challenges facing Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas as the ceasefire agreement seems in danger of breaking down. Continue reading