NADAV COHEN (Letters, February 1), in his riposte to your editorial (‘Aggression will not end this insanity’, January 22), states dismissively that only “some lessons can be learned from the success of the Northern peace process”.
Fri, 08 Feb, 2008
DOZENS of Israeli tanks pushed deep into the Gaza Strip and aircraft fired missiles at Palestinian militants yesterday in heavy fighting that mirrored the Israeli offensive against Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon.
Fri, 04 Aug, 2006
Israeli troops raided southern Gaza early today, killing at least eight Palestinians, including four militants and an eight-year-old boy, in the latest stage of their month-long offensive, Palestinian officials said.
Thu, 03 Aug, 2006
Israeli troops raided southern Gaza early today, killing at least six Palestinians – four of them militants.
Israeli aircraft struck northern and southern Gaza today as thousands of troops, backed by warplanes and tanks, forged into the coastal strip in an operation meant to pummel Palestinian militants into releasing an Israeli soldier.
Wed, 28 Jun, 2006
Palestinians dug in behind walls and and embankments in the southern Gaza Strip today after Israel sent in troops and tanks.
The European Union announced details of new aid for the Palestinians, raising the 2005 total to €280m today – a day before talks between the four parties that drive the Mideast peace process.
Mon, 19 Sep, 2005
Pragmatism won out over ideology today as hundreds of Gaza residents took a first step toward co-operating with the government’s plan to evacuate the coastal strip next month.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2005
Tensions are high along the Gaza strip after mourners in the town of Rafah buried two members of the militant group Hamas, who attacked and killed four Israeli soldiers at a military post during the week.
Sun, 13 Jan, 2002
The Israeli army has ploughed up runways at the Palestinian-controlled Gaza International Airport in the latest act of revenge for a Hamas attack on Israeli soldiers earlier this week.
Fri, 11 Jan, 2002
Israeli armoured vehicles and bulldozers have reportedly ripped up the runway at Gaza International Airport, a vital link between Palestine and the rest of the world, and have cut an access road to the airport, according to local officials.
Tue, 04 Dec, 2001
Israeli tanks were today reported to have entered Gaza airport, after warplanes destroyed two of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat’s helicopters in Gaza and blasted West Bank security installations.
The Israeli Government has banned Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat from using Gaza International Airport, meaning he will have to pass through Israeli checkpoints any time he tries to leave his homeland.
Wed, 17 Oct, 2001
Dozens of Palestinians have been wounded in the latest violence in Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip, hours after an Israeli helicopter gunship rocket killed a Palestinian militant.
Wed, 14 Feb, 2001
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