Tensions high as Gaza deadline looms
Israel and the Palestinians have to combat threats from their own supporters ahead of the Gaza withdrawal.
The hypertension in the run-up to ‘Gaza disengagement' that has engulfed Israel in recent weeks climaxed in the most horrific way in the northern Israeli Arab town of Shfaram last week.
On Thursday evening, Eran Tzuberi a 19-year-old Jewish extremist from a West Bank settlement opened fire on a public bus, killing four Palestinian Arabs before being lynched by bystanders.Tzuberi deserted the Israeli army because of his refusal to take part in Israeli's upcoming...
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