Israel resumes targeted killings

Wednesday, June 22, 2005 | 
Israel has resumed its controversial policy of assassinating Islamic Jihad terrorists and their leaders, after the group effectively dropped out of the cease-fire. Israel shelved the policy when the truce began four months ago, but officials say Israel has to take action after the Palestinian Authority failed to rein in terrorists. “Any means to neutralize the organization are relevant and possible," Public Security Minister Gideon Ezra told Army Radio. Five Palestinian terror factions responded that if Israel carries out the threat, they will resume suicide bombings and other attacks. So the truce is unraveling and in danger of collapse.

Want more news from Israel?
Click Here to sign up for our FREE daily email updates

Current Issue

Advertisements



Sign Up for Daily Email Updates

Keep up with events in Israel with our FREE daily email newsletter and special offers.

Popular Posts

Commander of Israel Air Force...
Obama and the Rabbis
More and more leading Israeli...

More News