Daily Archives: December 17, 2008

Bus Crash Worst In Israeli History

Israeli rescue workers carry a wounded passenger at the scene of a bus crash near the southern Israeli resort city of Eilat yesterday. At least 26 people were killed and dozens of others seriously...

Olmert To Ask Brown About The UK As A Hamas Sanctuary

Britain’s Prime Minister Gordon Brown, right, greets Israel’s Prime Minister Ehud Olmert at 10 Downing Street, London yesterday. (Ian Nicholson/PA/Associated Press) Until recently, Israeli government spokespersons, in bilateral dealings with the British government, had not publicly...

Israeli Army Kills Islamic Jihad Leader

Israeli troops, intelligence agents and border police, acting in a joint operation, killed an important Islamic Jihad leader Sunday night. The leader, identified as Jihad Nawahada, 23, an al-Quds Brigades’ member, had been on Israel’s...