On Tuesday last, Rachel Corrie’s family sat in an Israeli civil court to hear it deliver an absurd but unsurprising verdict on Israel’s own army. Rachel’s name is linked with peaceful courage: especially her own, but also that of a group of Irish people.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2012
Almost a decade after their daughter was crushed to death by an Israeli army bulldozer as she tried to block its path in a Gaza Strip conflict zone, Rachel Corrie’s parents are preparing for a judge’s ruling in their high-profile civil lawsuit against the military.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2012
Palestinian militants, angry at the jailing of their leader by the Palestinian police, today stole two bulldozers and rammed through a wall near the border with Egypt, hours after they blocked the official border crossing and took over government buildings.
Wed, 04 Jan, 2006