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Settler-Extremists Fire Mortars into W. Bank Villages

by Zionist Extremism Key Impediment to Peace Thursday, Jul. 03, 2008 at 11:26 PM

Israel's own Extremists are desperate to provoke another round of attacks on the Palestinians. Did you see this on the news ... ?

Palestinians: Settlers fire mortar shells at West Bank village

By Avi Issacharoff, Haaretz Correspondent and Haaretz Service

Palestinian sources reported Tuesday that two makeshift mortar shells were fired from the Bracha settlement toward the Burin Village near Nablus. No injuries were reported.

According to the Palestinians, Israel Defense Forces and police officers arrived at the scene to investigate the incident.

The Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported Tuesday that the makeshift bombs had the words "Sharon-1" and "Sharon-2" inscribed on them. One of the Palestinian policemen in the village said that the bombs were locally manufactured, and that they struck near the school.

About a month ago, a similar incident occurred near Nablus in which settlers fired a makeshift shell into a Palestinian village. No one was hurt.

Meanwhile Tuesday, a police representative said during a meeting of the Knesset Constitution, Law and Justice Committee that the police force had set up special teams to field Palestinian complaints of settler violence in Hebron.

One of the leaders of the Zionist settlement in Hebron, Orit Struk, said at the meeting that the police habitually use harsher measures against the settlers than the Palestinians.

MK Zahava Gal-On (Meretz) called the Hebron settlers "bad" and added that they create an atmosphere of terror for the Palestinians, but for the IDF soldiers stationed in the area as well as left-wing activists.

http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/998007.html

Olmert: Israeli patience in face of truce violations limited

PM Olmert says Israel has shown some patience in face of truce violations, but will respond forcefully should ceasefire not be maintained; Palestinian leader Abbas: We want to keep this truce going

Yonat Atlas Latest Update: 07.01.08, 18:39 / Israel News

(Olmert's Regime agreed to this cease-fire - even though it has not been forced to end its illegal Collective Punishment of Gaza, which provoked the violence in the first place - because it believed it would allow it to create the illusion that its long-planned reinvasion of Gaza wouls be 'justified' should violence occur.)

A day after the latest ceasefire violation, a Qassam rocket fired at southern Israel, Olmert delivered a speech at the Negev Conference, saying that "nobody will shy away from the need to retaliate harshly" should the Gaza truce not be maintained.

(If Olmert considers Settler-Terrorist violence isolated acts of violence by Extremists, and therefore, aren't official violations of the cease-fire, then he must give isolated acts by Palestinian militants - reacting to the Collective Punishment which is still in effect - the same benefit of the doubt. But of course, immorality breeds contradiction ...)

"We agreed on a ceasefire that puts an end to the military buildup, Qassam fire, mortar shell fire, and any kind of terrorist activity directed at southern communities," he said.

(Israel's part of the bargain was supposed to be an end to the illegal Collective Punishment of Gaza, but Israel's Extremist politicos rejected an agreement for so long, that this was lost in time.)

'Syria talks to continue'

Turning his attention to indirect negotiations with Syria, the prime minister said that the indirect talks will continue until the process matures into negotiations that lead to a comprehensive peace deal.

"At the same time, we shall continue our talks with the Palestinians. I will be meeting with (Palestinian leader) Mahmoud Abbas and continue the indirect meetings with Syria," the prime minister said.

Before his speech, PM Olmert toured the nuclear reactor in Dimona and met with senior officials at the site.

'Sea of peace'

Meanwhile, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas expressed hope that a lasting peace deal with Israel could be reached before the end of the year, ahead of a meeting with Defense Minister Ehud Barak on Tuesday.

Abbas, who joined Barak and Iraqi President Jalal Talabani at a Socialist International conference in Greece, said his government would work to keep alive the truce between Israel and Hamas.

"Israel will live in an island and sea of peace if Israel withdraws from Arab and Palestinian territories," Abbas told the conference. "We witness some steps in this direction which may stop this violence and bloodshed... Now there has been an agreement and we hope it will be kept. We want to keep this truce going.

"We hope that before the end of this year, and this is a hope, we can reach a true agreement for the end of the occupation and violence ...between Israel and Palestine," Abbas said, qualifying his statements by adding that "the painful truth is that we still have a long way to go to achieve success."

http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3562718,00.html

Warnings Pour in For Israel to Cease Collective Punishment

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?10555S

Red Cross Condemns Gaza Collective Punishment (the First Round)

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?8994S

As Predicted: Gaza Reoccupation Planned http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/01/388658.html

Probe: At Least Half of Palestinians Killed by IDF Were Civilians

http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/944276.html

Israeli Attacks on Palestinians, Killings, Doubled Since Annapolis

http://www.uruknet.de/?p=m40008&hd=&size=1&l=e

UN Condemns Collective Punishment of Gaza http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/01/389757.html?c=on#c187937

It's All Right, I'm Only Bleeding

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?10557S

Israel, World Jewry Drift Apart

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?10554S

Jewish Groups Condemn Collective Punishment of Gaza

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?10877S

Poll Reveals Neo-Con Zionist Groups Unrepresentative http://www.salon.com/opinion/greenwald/2007/12/12/ajc_poll/index.html

An invention called 'the Jewish people'

http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/959229.html

Zionism's Support Faltering http://www.israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/7472/index.php

Western Jews Revolt Against Zionist Bully Tactics http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/world/2007/03/364749.html

1650 Illegal Settlement Spots Approved This Week Alone

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?15847S

As Predicted: Israel Rejects Truce, Calls Offer 'Failure' http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/04/397226.html

Real Diplomacy: Carter Meets Hamas http://www.israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/8877/index.php

No Peace Without Hamas http://www.israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/8876/index.php

Hamas ready to accept Israel as its neighbour: Carter http://www.israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/8874/index.php

Hamas Offers Gaza Truce http://www.www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/04/397459.html

Calling Israel's Bluff: Hamas Offers Truce, Negotiations

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?13920S

Israelis open fire on Gazan protesters

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?15849S

As Predicted: Israel Delays Vote on Gaza Strip Cease-fire

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?15846S

When Will Israel Quit Pretending It Wants Peace?

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?15845S

Divide & Rule: Palestinians Stuck at a Crossroads

http://www.winnipeg.indymedia.org/item.php?15854S

Israel Storms SE Gaza, Razes More Farms

http://www.news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-06/05/content_8317222.htm

As Predicted: Gaza Reoccupation Planned http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/01/388658.html

Israel's Goals: Regime Change, Reoccupation http://www.israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/8687/index.php

Cross Your Fingers: Israel Accepts Gaza Truce

https://israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/9235/index.php#Comment-21173

Israeli officials: We will invade Gaza before truce deal takes effect

http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/06/400696.html

Palestinians Catch Settler-Extremist Attack On Film

http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/06/400996.html

In Bid to Provoke Gaza War, Settler-Extremists Fake Kidnapping https://israel.indymedia.org/newswire/display/9236/index.php

Truce or Dare: Israel Issues Ultimatum

http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2008/06/401482.html

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