Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | News Flashes | Scoop Features | Scoop Video | Strange & Bizarre | Search

 


Israeli News Reports Of the Previous 48 Hours

Recent News Reports by Israel's Yasha News Agency:

20:42 IAF helicopters rocket PA/PLO military posts in Gaza - IAF helicopters launched missiles at empty PA/PLO military posts in Gaza during Shabbat. The IDF did not announce whether they warned the PA/PLO military to evacuate the buildings before attacking.

20:40 Police arrest Grand Mufti of Jerusalem - Police arrested the PA/PLO-appointed Grand Mufti of Jerusalem during Shabbat. The Islamic religious leader is being investigated of incitement to murder Jews.

20:39 PA/PLO soldier stabs Jew in Jordan Valley - A PA/PLO soldier stabbed a Jew in the back during Shabbat, near Argaman in the Jordan Valley. The victim was lightly wounded.

Stories for September 17, 2001
10:00 Roadside bomb hits IDF patrol near Jenin
Arab forces this morning detonated a roadside bomb near Jenin, as an IDF patrol passed by. No injuries were reported.

09:29 Arab stonethrowers attack Jews at Hizme
Arab stonethrowers Sunday night attacked Jews driving by the village of Hizme, just outside Jerusalem. At least one car was hit and damaged. No injuries were reported.

03:11 Arab forces open fire on Psagot
Arab forces opened up with a barrage of automatic weapons fire on the Jewish community of Psagot Sunday night. IDF soldiers returned fire with light arms, and later with tank shells. No injuries were reported.

Stories for September 16, 2001
20:32 Arab forces attack Jews on tunnel road
Arab forces this afternoon and evening launched a coordinated attack on Jews driving along the Gush Etzion tunnel road. The attacker lobbed bombs, firebombs, and stones at the people driving on the road. No injuries were reported.

12:06 Arab forces attack public bus, IDF soldiers near Beit El
In two seperate incidents near Beit El, Arab forces this morning opened fire on a public bus and on IDF soldiers. No injuries were reported.

11:57 Roadside bomb wounds three Jews near Shavei Shomron
Arab forces this morning detonated a roadside bomb near Shavei Shomron, as a Jewish family was driving past. Three members of the family were wounded. The victims are residents of Shavei Shomron.

11:54 IDF briefly enters Ramallah; one soldier killed
The IDF briefly entered Ramallah with tanks and infantry early this morning. IAF helicopters supported the ground forces. IDF tanks shelled several empty PA military posts, while the infantry soldiers arrested PA soldiers wanted for perpetrating attacks against Jews. Arab forces based in the city opened fire on the IDF force, and several gunbattles ensued.

One IDF soldier was was killed by Arab forces during the gunbattles.

After several hours, IDF forces retreated from the city.

02:08 Victim of Arab attack in Jerusalem dead of wounds
One of the Jews who was shot by Arab forces several hours ago has died of the wounds he sustained in the attack. The victim was one of two people shot when Arab forces opened fire on Jews travelling along Yigal Yadin Blvd, bewteen the Jerusalem neighborhoods of Ramot and French Hill.

He was pronounced dead at Hadassa Ein Karem hospital, in Jerusalem.

01:42 Arab forces fire on IDF in Jerusalem
Arab forces late Saturday night opened fire on IDF soldiers in the Har Homa neighborhood of Jerusalem. IDF soldiers returned fire with light arms fire and tank shells. No IDF soldiers were injured in the attack.

01:00 Arab forces shoot two Jews in Jerusalem
Arab forces late Saturday night opened fire on Jews driving on Yigal Yadin Blvd. (Route 9) in Jerusalem, between the neighborhoods of Ramot and French Hill. Two people were shot. One of the victims is critically wounded, and the other victim was lightly wounded.

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Top Scoops Headlines

 

Werewolf: Living With Rio’s Olympic Ruins

Mariana Cavalcanti Critics of the Olympic project can point a discernible pattern in the delivery of Olympics-related urban interventions: the belated but rushed inaugurations of faulty and/or unfinished infrastructures... More>>

Live Blog On Now: Open Source//Open Society Conference

The second annual Open Source Open Society Conference is a 2 day event taking place on 22-23 August 2016 at Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington… Scoop is hosting a live blog summarising the key points of this exciting conference. More>>

ALSO:

Buildup:

Gordon Campbell: On The Politicising Of The War On Drugs In Sport

It hasn’t been much fun at all to see how “war on drugs in sport” has become a proxy version of the Cold War, fixated on Russia. This weekend’s banning of the Russian long jumper Darya Klishina took that fixation to fresh extremes. More>>

ALSO:

Binoy Kampmark: Kevin Rudd’s Failed UN Secretary General Bid

Few sights are sadder in international diplomacy than seeing an aging figure desperate for honours. In a desperate effort to net them, he scurries around, cultivating, prodding, wishing to be noted. Finally, such an honour is netted, in all likelihood just to shut that overly keen individual up. More>>

Open Source / Open Society: The Scoop Foundation - An Open Model For NZ Media

Access to accurate, relevant and timely information is a crucial aspect of an open and transparent society. However, in our digital society information is in a state of flux with every aspect of its creation, delivery and consumption undergoing profound redefinition... More>>

Keeping Out The Vote: Gordon Campbell On The US Elections

I’ll focus here on just two ways that dis-enfranchisement is currently occurring in the US: (a) by the rigging of the boundary lines for voter districts and (b) by demanding elaborate photo IDs before people are allowed to cast their vote. More>>

Ramzy Baroud: Being Black Palestinian - Solidarity As A Welcome Pathology

It should come as no surprise that the loudest international solidarity that accompanied the continued spate of the killing of Black Americans comes from Palestine; that books have already been written and published by Palestinians about the plight of their Black brethren. In fact, that solidarity is mutual. More>>

ALSO:


Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Top Scoops
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news