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Monday, January 19, 2004

Oh, Please!

AFP: Deaf-mute Palestinian woman wounded by Israeli troops
(if you read to the very end) The woman . . . described as lightly wounded, received first aid treatment from the [Israeli] troops before being evacuated [from Nablus] to an Israeli hospital.

Elsewhere in the Terror-tories today

GAZA CITY


Palestinian students, supporters of the militant Hamas group, hold a
picture of their leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin during a demonstration
of support outside his house in Gaza City January 19, 2004. Israel
has 'marked for death' Hamas spiritual leader Ahmed Yassin . . .
Reuters/Mohammed Salem


Spiritual leader of the Palestinian militant group Hamas, Sheik Ahmed
Yassin, bottom right, is pushed in his wheelchair by bodyguards through
a crowd of students after speaking outside his home in Gaza City,
Monday, Jan. 19, 2004. . . (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

RAMALLAH


A Palestinian woman holds up pictures of her relatives who she says
are jailed in Israel, during a protest in the West Bank city of Ramallah
January 19, 2004, demanding the release of Palestinian prisoners.
REUTERS/Ammar Awad