Gaza disengagement is a sacrifice

...disengagement. The decision to withdraw from the Gaza Strip and northern West Bank is by far...and all military installations from the Gaza Strip and 440 square miles in the northern...less than a week. A Jewish presence in Gaza dates back to 150 B.C.E. The first...

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Don't downplay Gaza rocket attacks

...Hamas and other terrorist organizations in Gaza fire their rockets from heavily populated...and rocket attacks -- and, since the Gaza disengagement, has shown remarkable restraint...pleased to hear that Iman al-Shafi from Gaza, recently delivered healthy twins at Ashkelon's...

Israel's travel restrictions bar Palestinian runners from leaving for marathon

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Israel has barred 30 runners, including an Olympic athlete, from leaving the Gaza Strip to participate in a marathon later this week, highlighting Israel's...

America's bad deal

...Netanyahu has been "reprehensible."Like most on the far left, Obama sees Israel as unjust occupiers of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, land it took from Arab armies who used it to stage an attack during the Six-Day War in 1967.As opposed to the kid-glove...

Rebels with a really, really bad cause

Gaza has been occupied these past few years, certainly...they're tragically unaware. Israel handed Gaza over in 2005, even forcibly removing the...Israel's "land for peace" abandonment of Gaza by raining rockets down on Israel, you don't...

Israel's actions stand up to scrutiny; it's time to stop Hamas terror

Since Israel's disengagement from Gaza in 2005, Hamas and its affiliates have fired nearly 7,000 rockets and mortars from Gaza toward Israeli population centers. More...Ashdod and Be'er Sheva, 28 miles from the Gaza Strip. Palestinian Authority President...

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When will Palestinians choose peace?

Since Israel gave up all of Gaza in August 2005 in hopes of peace, all Israel has gotten...targeted and innocent people killed. When Israel gave up Gaza, 9,000 Jews who had lived in Gaza were forced to move so that Israel could jump-start...

Up 2 speed

gaza-israel conflict WASHINGTON --- Secretary...durable and sustainable" cease-fire in Gaza, but there was no end in sight to the violence...at the White House about the deadly toll in Gaza, where intensifying rocket fire from Palestinian...

Editorial's analogy doesn't hold up

...false analogy of an unprovoked North Augusta (Gaza) launching missiles against a peaceful Augusta...defend Israel's siege of and incursions into Gaza. Israel's harsh military occupation of Gaza has lasted more than 40 years, during which...

Ariel Sharon hangs on

...settlements and unilateral withdrawal from the Gaza Strip several weeks ago would result in...Khalil, in a pinpoint air strike in the Gaza Strip and rounding up nearly 300 Palestinian terrorist suspects in Gaza and the West Bank. "There shall be no...