Gaza Strip at Wikipedia's sister projects. On November 9, Netanyahu withdrew his resignation threat, saying "In this new situation [the death of Yasser Arafat ], I decided to stay in the government". Wikinews has related news: Those advocating suspension or cancellation of the plan have often quoted one or more of these arguments:. The Israeli disengagement from Gaza Hebrew: Artists in Gaza " ". Israel has no local administration
While the residents of Ganim and Kadim, mostly middle-class seculars, had long since left their homes, several families and about 2, outsiders tried to prevent the evacuation of Sa-Nur and Homesh, which had a larger percent of observant population.
Hamas official urges killing all Zionist Jews, praises ‘peaceful’ Gaza protests
Commentators and the press described the rejection of the plan as a blow to Sharon. However, instead of such efforts, the tragedy in Gaza has deteriorated and its de-development was accelerated by destruction in By January 3,Israeli tanks and infantry were invading Gaza with air and naval support. Although the first municipal council of Gaza was formed in under the chairmanship of Ali Khalil Shawa, modern mayorship began in with his son Said al-Shawawho was appointed mayor by Ottoman authorities. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. From — more than Palestinians were killed in fighting between Hamas and Fatah.