3 hrs ago
Hamasholes Told To Man Up
Hamas security forces in the Gaza Strip have been instructed to uphold standards of manliness, Interior Minister Fathi Hammad said Tuesday.
11 hrs ago
'Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout'
Israel's newfound natural gas reserves will boost its regional clout and could help it improve ties with neighboring states in need of new energy sources, Energy Minister Silvan Shalom said.
Tue May 21, 2013
New York Daily News
No evidence tying IDF to boy's infamous death
The Israeli government released a scathing 36-page report this week that concluded a French news channel had all but fabricated a report that 12-year-old Mohammed al-Dura was killed by IDF soldiers while cowering behind his father during a Gaza City firefight.
'Hamas to close tunnels if Egypt will open border'
Ma'an quotes Gazan official as saying tunnel issue resolved by balancing Egypt's security needs with Gaza's humanitarian needs.
Gantz: If Assad escalates attacks, he'll bear consequences
IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz unleashed his most explicit warning to date against Syrian President Basher Assad, following cross-border fire overnight on the Golan Heights.
The Times of Israel
Tel Aviv bus bomber claims confession was forced
A terrorist accused of planting a bomb on a bus in Tel Aviv during last year's Operation Pillar of Defense now claims that his confession was extracted under duress.
Israel restores Gaza fishing area to six miles
Israel is restoring the Gazan fishing area to six miles, the IDF said Tuesday, after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon had confirmed the decision.
Mon May 20, 2013
Times of Oman
Reinforcements to Egypt's Sinai after police camp hit
Egyptian Army soldiers guard the gates during a protest by policemen at the main Egyptian crossing point into the Gaza Strip which has been closed for the third day, in Rafah city, about 350 km northeast of Cairo, May 19, 2013.
The Majlis Shura al-Mujahidin: Between Israel and Hamas
A wave of Salafi protest against the ruling Hamas government has swept the Gaza Strip over issues including the treatment of prisoners, corruption, and religion.
Firestorm Erupts Over Iconic 2000 Video as Palestinian Father Insists Son Died
A Palestinian father whose son was captured on tape being shot in an iconic 2000 video that helped launch the intifada hit back at Israeli claims that the video is a fraud.
Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs C...
A Teen's Life in Gaza - Terrorism Training, with Beatings for...
Much of the attention regarding Israeli-Palestinian peace prospects have been, somewhat understandably, focused on "hard" policy issues such as the refugee situation, resolution of the conflicting territorial claims and questions of mutual recognition.
Sun May 19, 2013
Fish therapy makes its way into Gaza
Gaza, May 19 : Fouad Yahya, a resident of the Gaza Strip, had never expected that one day a fish will help treat his skin disease, a therapy that he learnt about via the internet.
C'tee finds IDF didn't kill Palestinian boy al-Dura in 2000
Netanyahu presented with gov't report finding that France 2 footage shows 12-year-old icon of second intifada was not hit with IDF bullets; claims French TV station edited footage to give misleading impression.
Report: Egyptian army pushes to attack kidnappers
The Egyptian army is pushing president Mohamed Morsi for a green light to attack the kidnappers of seven security officers, which have been held since last Thursday, according to a report in Sunday's . Islamic leaders close to Morsi have been negotiating with the kidnappers for two days, as the president prefers to resolve the standoff without ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Egyptian police block Gaza bord...
CAIRO: Egyptian police angered by the kidnapping of seven colleagues by Islamist gunmen kept a crossing into the Gaza Strip closed again yesterday, stranding hundreds of Palestinian travellers, witnesses said.
Erdan appeals gov't approval of gas plant
The approval of a Be'er Tuviya natural gas plant was not on the meeting's schedule, the residents complained.
Palestinian killed when Egypt-Gaza tunnel collapses
A Palestinian was killed on Saturday when a tunnel between Egypt and the Gaza Strip collapsed, AFP reported citing Palestinian medical sources.
Fri May 17, 2013
People in Gaza Strip turn to smugglers to get KFC meals
A Louisville man is in serious trouble after police say he raped and sodomized a woman who was just trying to lend a helping hand.
Egyptian police close Gaza border in protest, demanding release of kidnapped colleagues
Dozens of disgruntled border policemen forced the closure of Egypt's main crossing point into the Gaza Strip on Friday to protest the abduction of their colleagues by suspected militants, underscoring the lawlessness and crisis of authority in the country two years since the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
National Public Radio
Young Gazan Men Get Unwanted Haircuts, Courtesy Of Police
Tarik al-Nakib says Gaza Strip police officers picked him up on the street and forced him to get his hair cut recently.