Monthly Archives: April 2006

A looming disaster

It’s extraordinary how little attention the situation in the OT is getting just now. The Guardian carried a story entitled Gaza on the Brink of Implosion yesterday, but overall no-one seems to know or care what is going on as … Continue reading

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A Terrible EU Decision

Gush Shalom have issued a “Call to Europe” to stop the blockade on the Palestinian government. And European Jews for a Just Peace have written to the European Union: President Jose Manuel Barroso European Commission Rue de la Loi 200 … Continue reading

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Convergence and Convenience

Amira Hass writes in Ha’aretz about the end result of imprisoning an entire people behind walls, fences and checkpoints: The convergence plan, which coagulates the violence of occupation in densely populated Palestinian areas, will bring forth and intensify three types … Continue reading

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A Just Peace

Ismail Haniyeh, the new Palestinian Prime Minister and a Hamas leader, discusses the demand on Hamas to recognise Israel in today’s Guardian. The US and EU have been calling for Hamas to disarm and recognise the state of Israel, or … Continue reading

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