The Israeli Palestinian Conflict

News of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict October 6-12, 2008

Generally speaking, the lull arrangement was observed in the Gaza Strip and no exceptional events were reported during the Jewish High Holidays. The average amount of merchandise delivered into the Gaza Strip from Israel declined owning to the smaller number of working days caused by the holidays, but there was no shortage of goods or
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Jerusalem as a focus for terrorist attacks: increase in terrorist activity in Jerusalem and in the involvement of East Jerusalem residents

In 2008 there has been a significant increase in the number of terrorist attacks carried out in Jerusalem with the involvement of East Jerusalem Palestinian residents.
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News of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict September 28-October 6, 2008

This past week marked Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, and Eid al-Fitr, the holiday which ends Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Relative quiet was preserved in Judea, Samaria and the Gaza Strip during the holidays, with no terrorist activity worth noting. The crossings between Israel and the Gaza Strip were open, except for the
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The Arab world’s first reactions to Tzipi Livni’s winning the Qadima Party’s election

The Arab and Palestinian media closely followed the internal elections of Qadima (Israel’s ruling party) for party head. They covered Tzipi Livni’s biography, statements and cultural heritage (usually in a one-sided and biased way).
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News of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict September 23-28, 2008

Jerusalem continues as a focus for Palestinian terrorism as the lull arrangement in the Gaza Strip continues. A terrorist cell of East Jerusalem residents was recently uncovered. Palestinian Authority chairman Abu Mazen visited the United States, meeting with President Bush and attending UN General Assembly and Security Council deliberations.
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News of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict September 16-24, 2008

The focus of this week’s events was another terrorist attack in Jerusalem carried out by a Palestinian using a vehicle. It occurred on the night of September 22. The terrorist was a resident of East Jerusalem, who sped a main street in Jerusalem in a car and rammed into a group of soldiers; The lull
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