The Palestinian Authority (PA)

News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (October 27-November 2, 2010)

This past week the relative quiet in the western Negev continued. No rockets were fired.2 Mortar shells were fired An attack attempted by an Al-Qaeda network in Yemen was prevented after the organization airmailed bombs to two synagogues in Chicago (October 29, 2010). A suicide bombing attack was carried out in Istanbul (October 31, 2010)
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Mahmoud al-Zahar, senior Hamas figure, recently attacked the West’s values and permissive lifestyle

Mahmoud al-Zahar, senior Hamas figure, recently attacked the West’s values and permissive lifestyle (i.e., secularism, gender equality, tolerance of homosexuality) and expressed adherence to the goal of the annihilation of the State of Israel through jihad.
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The Viva Palestina convoy arrived in the Gaza Strip and was given festive ceremonies by senior Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad figures.

The Viva Palestina convoy arrived in the Gaza Strip and was given festive ceremonies by senior Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad figures. They stressed the Hamas themes of the establishment of a Palestinian state instead of the State of Israel and glorified shaheeds of the Palestinian terrorist campaign.
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Egyptian authorities refused to allow 17 activists from the Viva Palestina convoy to enter the Gaza Strip.

Egyptian authorities refused to allow 17 activists from the Viva Palestina convoy to enter the Gaza Strip. Those denied entry included Viva Palestina leader George Galloway, several activists who had been aboard the Mavi Marmara, Muslim Brotherhood activists, and participants in the confrontation with Egypt’s security forces in January 2010.
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (October 19-26, 2010)

This past week the western Negev was relatively quiet. On October 21 the Viva Palestina convoy entered the Gaza Strip.
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News of Terrorism and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (October 13-19, 2010)

This past week the western Negev was quiet. Mahmoud Abbas, interviewed by Israeli Channel 1 TV on October 17, again demanded a construction freeze in the settlements, but added that in any case there would not be a new intifada. He said that if an agreement were reached, the Palestinians would be ready to end
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