The presidential elections in the US will take place on November 2, and
is not doing very well. According to the latest opinion polls his
sinking daily and if the elections were to take place today he would
surprise. The war in Iraq is becoming unpopular as the death toll is
growing. In such a period Bush needs all the help he can get and
his soul mate Ariel Sharon is trying his best to support his old buddy.
in part is what is behind Sharon's latest declarations about unilateral
following the official collapse of the "Road Map".
We have just received information about the arrest in Israel of the General Secretary of the Abnaa elBalad movement, Comrade Muhammad Kana'ane, of the central committee member Comrade Husam Kana'ane and the editorial secretary of the elJeel elJadeed magazine Comrade Sahar 'Abdu. We are asking our readers to sign this statement demanding their release.
Today the International Court of Justice in the Hague has opened its hearing
on the legality of Israel's wall that has been built in the last few months in
the occupied West Bank and would leave Palestinians isolated in enclaves in only
part of the West Bank. Let us make no mistake about this wall, what the
government of Israel is doing is basically building Ghettos for the
Palestinians. These walls should come down.Yet the question is how and by whom? And this question is related to other
questions: Can we get justice in the Hague?