Analysis: the west bank tipping point it is still too soon to talk about a new, armed phase in palestinian attacks, but the coming weeks will indicate whether the area is heading for reduced violence or another escalation.
Israel radio said eight other homes were sealed with metal plates, and israeli soldiers also fanned out across the west bank to cordon off villages and towns, preventing any movement of palestinians even among their own settlements about 150 purported supporters of the islamic movement hamas were reportedly rounded up by the israeli forces. West bank rafah is opened, but israel does not allow convoys 2006 • hamas wins parliamentary elections held in the west bank, including east jerusalem, and gaza israel bans laborers from gaza from entering israel after an israeli soldier is captured by militants from gaza, israel begins the first of four large scale military operations in gaza. According to the ma’an news agency, five palestinian citizens of israel were detained at a protest in jerusalem’s beit hanina neighborhood and ten persons were detained by israel at protests in gaza across the west bank yesterday. The bombing occurred at 10:30 am (0830 gmt) near a trash bin in the coastal town of netanya, about 50 kilometers (30 miles) north of tel aviv, on the eve of new peace talks between israel and.
Jerusalem — after two deadly attacks by palestinians against israeli civilians in the occupied west bank in two days, israel announced sweeping measures on friday to limit the movement of palestinian residents and punish their government. The netanya park hotel suicide bombing on march 27, the eve of passover, ended a month in which the israeli death toll reached 128, and which prompted the idf to launch a large-scale offensive throughout the west bank.
Among the first houses sealed off at dawn, in a village north of the west bank city of nablus, belonged to the family of yahya ayyash, the bomb-maker known as the engineer in whose name the first three bombers stuck mr ayyash was assassinated on jan 5 in gaza. One such attack led to the death of an elderly israeli driver in jerusalem cars travelling on a highway that cuts through the west bank have also been targeted al-aqsa mosque remains issue of contention the times of israel website reported israeli air force jets bombed targets in the northern gaza strip early on saturday morning (local time.
This article contains lists of palestinian suicide attacks carried out by palestinian individuals and nablus school bus bombing: april 29, 2001: nablus, west bank: none: hamas claimed responsibility hasharon mall suicide bombing one israeli soldier was killed when a palestinian en route to carry out an attack in israel was discovered. Analysis: suicide bombing at restaurant in haifa, israel saying that the recent decision by israel to move its barrier into the west bank to protect some jewish settlements `would not provide. Haaretzcom provides extensive and in-depth coverage of israel, the jewish world and the middle east, including defense, diplomacy, the arab-israeli conflict, the peace process, israeli politics, jerusalem affairs, international relations, iran, iraq, syria, lebanon, the palestinian authority, the west bank and the gaza strip, the israeli business world and jewish life in israel and the diaspora.
Israel captured the west bank and east jerusalem in the 1967 war and has since built dozens of settlements there much of the international community views the settlements as illegal and an obstacle to peace. This article contains lists of palestinian suicide attacks carried out by palestinian individuals and militant groups the international community considers the use of indiscriminate attacks on civilian populations as illegal under international law the first suicide attack was carried out in 1989 and the attacks stopped in 2008.
The israeli government says that the barrier has been effective, as the number of suicide bombings carried out from the west bank fell from 73 (between 2000 and july 2003 – the completion of the first continuous segment), to 12 (from august 2003 to the end of 2006. A palestinian suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance to the northern west bank settlement of kedumim at 9:45 pm local time march 30, killing three israelis the bomber reportedly set off his explosives next to an israeli car at a gas station at the settlement entrance. This article contains lists of palestinian suicide attacks carried out by palestinian individuals and nablus school bus bombing: april 29, 2001: nablus, west bank: none: hamas claimed responsibility hasharon mall suicide bombing booby-trapped vehicle that palestinians tried to sneak into israel matza restaurant suicide bombing: march.