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Thursday, January 15, 2004

the other funeral

Hamas and Fatah celebrate their "success"

Palestinian carry the coffin of Reem al-Reyashi, a Hamas
female suicide bomber, during her funeral in Gaza City January 15, 2004.
Photo by Mohammed Salem/Reuters



Palestinian gunmen from the Fatah movement ride atop a vehicle
during the funeral of Hamas female suicide bomber Reem al-Reyashi
in Gaza City, January 15, 2004. Israel reimposed an economically
crippling blockade on the Gaza Strip and threatened renewed military
strikes on Palestinian militants
a day after a [this] Palestinian
mother of two blew herself up at a border crossing..[murdering four
young Israeli men, and wounding 7 people- four of whom were
Palestinians] Photo by Mohammed Salem/Reuters


Palestinian militants from Hamas wear masks during the funeral of
female suicide bomber Reem Raiyshi, 22, in Gaza City, Thursday,
Jan. 15, 2004. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)


Palestinian youths hold flags of the Yasser Arafat's Fatah movement, yellow
and Hamas, green, as they stand on the roof of the morgue at Shifa Hospital
prior to the funeral of female suicide bomber Reem Raiyshi, in Gaza City,
Thursday, Jan. 15, 2004. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)