Daily Archives: August 12, 2010

U.S. Foreign Aid to the Palestinians

Since the establishment of limited Palestinian self-rule in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in the mid-1990s, the U.S. government has committed approximately $5 billion in bilateral assistance to the Palestinians, who are among the world’s...

Fatah Joins Forces with Hamas in Gaza

The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center August 11, 2010 A network of former Fatah operatives in the Gaza Strip (Al-Ahrar) supported by Hamas announced the establishment of a military wing. Flags of the US and Israel...

ISRAELI COURT REJECTS POLICE APPEAL AND RELEASES JEWISH SUSPECT TO HOUSE ARREST

TEL AVIV -- In a case that has highlighted the recruitment and interrogation techniques of the Israeli Security Agency and its corroboration with the justice system, an Israeli court rejected an appeal by police...

Israeli Police Treatment of Minors and Rabbis

On Aug. 11, police released three teenage girls after they were arrested with another 37 people on a march from Nablus to Jericho in the West Bank on Aug. 10. The three said police...

UNRWA calls Israeli TV portrayal of Palestinian refugees a ‘stack of lies’ UN relief...

The United Nations' relief agency for Palestinian refugees, lashed out Tuesday at the Israel Broadcasting Authority for airing what it called a a dishonest portrayal of the organization on Saturday in "Ro'im Olam" on...