Ratings of Israel's right surge
AFP via Yahoo! News - Dec 22 7:13 AM Israel's main right-wing opposition party, Likud, has seen its ratings surge on the back of disappointment with Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's coalition and would win an election should one be held now, according to an opinion poll.Do America and Israel want the Middle East engulfed by civil war?
News From Bangladesh - 37 minutes agoNeocons talk a great deal about changing maps in the Middle East. Like Israel s dismemberment of the occupied territories into ever-smaller ghettos, Iraq is being severed into feuding mini-states.Israel must respond to Palestinian rockets: minister
AFP via Yahoo! News - Dec 21 2:11 PM A senior minister said Israel should ignore a month-old ceasefire and strike back against Palestinian militants firing rockets from the Gaza Strip in violation of the truce.Fresh clashes in Gaza, rockets fired at Israel
IANS via Yahoo! India News - Dec 22 3:13 AMGaza/Tel Aviv, Dec 22 (DPA) Fresh clashes in Gaza City Friday marred a two-day-old internal Palestinian truce while the one-month-old Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire was under threat as rockets were fired at southern Israel.Hamas puts together plan for 5-year truce with Israel
The Scotsman - Dec 22 4:19 AMHAMAS has drafted a plan for a five-year truce with Israel, it was reported today.Israel's Mekel adjusts to life at WSU
The Wichita Eagle - Dec 22 4:09 AMWichita State freshman Gal Mekel smiles and laughs when he talks of breaking things in his house. He plays a lot of soccer, sometimes indoors, with younger brothers Roy and Tal in his home country of Israel. The idea sounds great, even though sneaking a kick or two in the house is an idea frowned upon by parents of all nationalities. To be home, to kick a soccer ball, or play pingpong, or tennis, ...Israel benchmark off record; banks mixed; Tower, Pointer leap
Market Watch - Dec 21 9:09 AMTEL AVIV (MarketWatch) - Israel stocks closed lower in light trading, pulling the benchmark off its record, as IDB Holding dropped and banks turned in a mixed performance. Fresh clashes in Gaza City kill one, rockets fired at Israel
Khaleej Times - Dec 21 11:10 PMTEL AVIV/GAZA - Both an almost one-month-old Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire and an internal, two-day-old Palestinian truce were threatened early Friday, by fresh clashes raging in Gaza City and more rockets fired at southern Israel.