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July-August 2008

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28-Aug-2008 - Israel Robo-suit Helps Paraplegics Walk Israel Medical Text Totally Jewish

27-Aug-2008 - Hizballah high-up falls to his death at rocket pad on Israeli border Hezbollah Text Debka file

25-Aug-2008 - "It doesn't mean that we don't want the 1948 borders [all of Israel]... but our current political program is to say that we want the 1967 borders." [PA TV, Aug. 25 2008] Video PMW (Fatah TV)

21-Aug-2008 - MI5 report challenges views on terrorism in Britain UK terrorism Text Guardian

20-Aug-2008 - BBC charity funded jihadists BBC Another BBC Jihad link Text The Times

19-Aug-2008 - Mus'ab Hassan Yousef, Son of a West Bank Hamas Leader: Atrocities Committed by Hamas Led Me to Convert to Christianity Hamas Chritian convert from Islam Video Memri

12-Aug-2008 - Widening campaign by Hamas, Fatah to quiet Palestinian dissent Fatah Hamas Suppression of opposition Text AP

12-Aug-2008 - Israel grants war vet status to woman raped by British troops in Mandate Palestine Mandate Rape Text Haaretz

12-Aug-2008 - Islamist Forum Member Proposes Poisoning Water Systems of Major European Cities Islamist Terror Text MEMRI

3-Aug-2008 - Top IDF officer: Gaza was never close to a humanitarian crisis Gaza Hamas Text Haaretz

2-Aug-2008 - British Muslims 'fighting with Taliban in Afghanistan' British terrorists Text Daily Telegraph

1-Aug-2008 - Prodigal son Hamas Hamas' Christian convert: I've left a society that sanctifies terror Text Haaretz Magazine

31-Jul-2008 - Hamas' Christian convert: I've left a society that sanctifies terror Hamas Text Haaretz

31-Jul-2008 - 2,000 kids from 33 nations have been healed by Israel Israel Text Israel Today

30-Jul-2008 - Despite Gaza truce, Hamas men undergo advanced military training Hamas Won't stop till all of Palestine "liberated" VideoHaaretz + Hamas TV

30-Jul-2008 - Cartoons in the Arab Press on ICC's Indictment of Sudanese President 'Omar Al-Bashir Sudan Arab Press Cartoons Text MEMRI

29-Jul-2008 - Kuwaiti Daily Reveals: Iran Building Secret Nuclear Reactor Iran Nuclear Text MEMRI

29-Jul-2008 - Huge blast at Hamas training base in Gaza Hamas Former settlement now used for terror training Text CNN

28-Jul-2008 - Report: Torture in Palestinian Jails PA Hamas Text Time

28-Jul-2008 - Internal Fight Palestinian Abuses in Gaza and the West Bank PA Hamas PDF HRW

28-Jul-2008 - Diskin says Hamas using truce to plant mines in Gaza Hamas Truce Text Ynet

27-Jul-2008 - Third of Muslim students back killings UK Muslim students Text Sunday Times

24-Jul-2008 - The Identity Of The Land Video Israel National TV

23-Jul-2008 - Iran vows no nuclear concessions Iran Nuclear Text BBC

15-Jul-2008 - Israel, Iran & the bomb Iran Nuclear Text WSJ

14-Jul-2008 - Our World: When talking can kill Iran Nuclear Text Jerusalem Post

11-Jul-2008 - No, Muslims are not ônew Jews' Muslims Jews in UK Text JC

11-Jul-2008 - No, Muslims are not ônew Jews' Jews UK Text JC

10-Jul-2008 - PA wants 'festive' funeral for coastal road killer PA "Wedding" Celebrating mass murder Text Jerusalem Post

9-Jul-2008 - Socialist Workers Party on Zionism Anti-Semitism UK "Superstitious conservative Hamas supporter more progressive than liberal Zionist" Text SWP (Engage)

7-Jul-2008 - Israel to close Gaza crossings Tuesday in wake of mortar fire Gaza Hamas Text Haaretz

7-Jul-2008 - Iran has resumed A-bomb project, says West Iran nuclear Text Daily Telegraph

3-Jul-2008 - US Jews political survey US Jews US Jews don't like Bush and vote Democrat Text jstreet

1-Jul-2008 - Islam on Campus Muslim students UK universities Survey of UK Muslim student opinions PDF Centre for Social Cohesion

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