Toward Submission or War in Palestine?

by Adam Hanieh | published January 26, 2002

For the last few days one topic has dominated conversation in the West Bank town of Ramallah: will tonight be the night? A general consensus holds that it is only a matter of time before Israeli tanks and troops take over the city completely, imposing a curfew that confines residents to their homes, conducting house-to-house searches, arresting and assassinating activists and destroying offices of political factions, non-governmental organizations and the Palestinian Authority (PA).

Closure

The Daily Realities of Israel's Occupation

by Chris Smith | published August 27, 2001

Under the Guise of Security

House Demolitions in Gaza

by Chris Smith | published July 13, 2001

Walking into Israel's Trap?

Syria and the Shebaa Farms

by Michael Young | published April 19, 2001

Violence and its Rhetoric

Sharon and the US

by Rebecca L. Stein | published March 28, 2001

Sharon's National Unity Government

Shoring Up the "Iron Wall"

by Jeff Halper | published March 13, 2001

Ethiopia-Eritrea Peace Process Creeps Forward

by Dan Connell | published February 14, 2001

Two months after Eritrea and Ethiopia signed a pact to end their two-year border war, an agreement to move ahead with its implementation has finally been ironed out. The 4,000 UN troops brought here to monitor the truce are preparing for deployment to the contested frontier. Meanwhile, hundreds of thousands of war-displaced civilians remain in camps behind the lines, waiting to see if the truce will hold.