Al-Qaida's fingerprints on Dahab bombings

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – The triple bomb blasts that killed 24 people and injured over 85 in the Egyptian resort town of Dahab were carried out by local Islamic extremist more…

Rabbis slam West Bank withdrawal

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Some of the most prominent rabbis in the Jewish state yesterday issued a call for religious Knesset parties to abstain from joining the recently elected Israeli more…

Hamas officials contradict selves in media

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Since officially forming its government earlier this month, Hamas has been making a series of contradictory statements to the media, supporting terrorism and promoting the destruction more…

Hamas: We're 'totally different' from al-Qaida

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Seeking to distance itself from remarks broadcast today in a newly-released recording purportedly of Osama bin Laden, Hamas claimed its goals are "totally different" from al-Qaida, more…

Israeli troops trained for Gaza occupation

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Eight months after the Jewish state evacuated its forces and communities from the Gaza Strip, Israeli troops the past few weeks quietly have been trained for more…

YMCA warned to vacate Hamas town

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM -- The leadership of a West Bank Palestinian city now controlled by Hamas has warned a local Young Men's Christian Association to close its offices and leave more…

Olmert's 'non-response' to suicide attack

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Three days after the deadliest suicide bombing here in three years and the first such attack since Hamas officially took charge of the Palestinian government, more…

Peres: Give the Palestinians an airport

by Aaron Klein -- Shimon Peres, the No. 2 member of Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's ruling Kadima Party, has suggested the Israeli government allow the Palestinians to open an airport in more…

Last Passover for world's oldest Jewish city?

by Aaron Klein -- HEBRON – Tens of thousands flocked here yesterday to the biblical town of Hebron to celebrate Passover festivities alongside the Tomb of the Patriarchs – the second holiest more…