Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Israeli troops raid south Gaza; 8 killed

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Israel/Palestine Donate to DU
 
Tight_rope Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-03-06 03:00 PM
Original message
Israeli troops raid south Gaza; 8 killed
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060803/ap_on_re_mi_ea/isra...

Israeli troops raid south Gaza; 8 killed
By IBRAHIM BARZAK, Associated Press Writer
1 hour, 36 minutes ago


GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Dozens of Israeli tanks pushed deep into the Gaza Strip and aircraft fired missiles at Palestinian militants Thursday in heavy fighting that mirrored the Israeli offensive against Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon.

Palestinian officials said an 8-year-old boy was among eight people killed by Israeli fire.

Fighting on two fronts against Islamic militants in Gaza and in southern Lebanon Israel had one of its fiercest days of fighting since Hamas militants captured a soldier from an Israeli army post near the Gaza frontier more than a month ago.

About 50 tanks, accompanied by bulldozers, moved into an area close to the Gaza-Egypt border before dawn, taking up positions near the long-closed Gaza airport, residents and Palestinian security officials said
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
Tight_rope Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-03-06 03:01 PM
Response to Original message
1. As though Lebanon was not enough.
They are going after the Palestinians. Are the Israeli's crazy.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
Tom Joad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-03-06 03:07 PM
Response to Reply #1
2. Nothing seems to be enough for the Israeli leadership. Must destroy
all resistance, and put the Palestinians in their little Bantustans, and then declare "peace".
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
partylessinOhio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-03-06 04:18 PM
Response to Original message
3. Why is the world letting this killing continue?
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
DU AdBot (1000+ posts) Click to send private message to this author Click to view 
this author's profile Click to add 
this author to your buddy list Click to add 
this author to your Ignore list Wed Nov 26th 2014, 03:34 PM
Response to Original message
Advertisements [?]
 Top

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Israel/Palestine Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC