Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

  • April 14, 2004   BY Admin 

    President Bush on Wednesday endorsed Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s proposal to withdraw from the Palestinian territory in the Gaza Strip and parts of the West Bank as "historic and courageous actions." Continue reading

  • April 14, 2004  

    President Bush on Wednesday endorsed Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s proposal to withdraw from the Palestinian territory in the Gaza Strip and parts of the West Bank. Gwen Ifill gets two perspectives. Continue reading

  • March 23, 2004   BY Admin 

    Hamas chose hard-liner Abdel Aziz Rantisi as its leader in the Gaza Strip, the Palestinian militant group announced one day after Israel assassinated its spiritual leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin in a missile strike. Continue reading

  • March 22, 2004   BY Admin 

    Hamas founder and spiritual leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin was killed in an Israeli helicopter missile strike outside a Gaza City mosque Monday, prompting threats of revenge by Palestinian militants. Continue reading

  • March 22, 2004  

    Hamas founder and spiritual leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin was killed in an Israeli helicopter missile strike outside a Gaza City mosque Monday, prompting threats of revenge by Palestinian militants. Two Mideast experts discuss Israel’s decision to assassinate the Hamas founder and its implications for the region. Continue reading

  • March 15, 2004   BY Admin 

    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon ruled out peace negotiations with the Palestinians and canceled a summit with Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei, citing weekend attacks as evidence the Palestinian leadership is doing nothing to stop terrorist attacks. Continue reading

  • January 29, 2004   BY Admin 

    A suicide bomber killed ten people when he blew up a Jerusalem bus Thursday, but the attack did not postpone a scheduled prisoner exchange between Israel and the Lebanese guerrilla group Hezbollah. Continue reading

  • January 15, 2004   BY Admin 

    Israeli authorities sealed off the entire Gaza Strip on Thursday to all but humanitarian workers, following a suicide attack by an Islamic militant earlier in the week that killed four Israelis. Continue reading

  • December 18, 2003  

    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon said, “If in a few months the Palestinians still continue to disregard their part in implementing the road map, then Israel will initiate the unilateral security step of disengagement from the Palestinians.” Margaret Warner explores the ramifications of this ultimatum with Middle East experts. Continue reading

  • December 3, 2003  

    Former Israeli Justice Minister Yossi Beilin and former Palestinian Information Minister Yasser Abed Rabbo, the principal authors of the Geneva Accord, discuss their draft peace proposal and the diplomatic controversy it has sparked. Continue reading