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  • Israel Arrests Univ. Attack Suspects

    08/21/2002 6:43:51 AM PDT · by Cagey · 9 replies · 281+ views
    AP ^ | 8-21-2002
    JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli security forces have arrested several Palestinian suspects in the July 31 bombing at Jerusalem's Hebrew University in which nine people, including five Americans, were killed, Israel Radio said Wednesday.
  • Solving Saddam: What should the U.S. do about the Iraqi threat?

    08/22/2002 6:23:14 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 2 replies · 297+ views ^ | Thursday, August 22, 2002
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  • Security forces capture Hamas cell responsible for Hebrew University bombing

    08/21/2002 7:11:13 AM PDT · by Israel Insider · 33 replies · 396+ views
    Israel Insider ^ | 8/21/2002 | Israel Insider
    Security officials announced this afternoon the capture of six Palestinians from east Jerusalem who were responsible for some of the most deadly terror attacks in recent months. The Hamas terrorists perpetrated the suicide bombing at Jerusalem's Moment Café, the suicide attack at a Rishon Letzion billiards hall, and the bombing at Hebrew University on July 31. The cell was responsible for the deaths of 35 people, officials said. Most of the Palestinians are from the village of Silwan. The head of the cell is Waal Kassam, 31, a resident of Ras al-Amud. The arrests of the cell members took place...
  • Letter to USF Students Re: Sami Al-Arian

    08/22/2002 5:54:07 AM PDT · by doc30 · 2 replies · 301+ views
    e-mail | 8/21/02 | USF President Judy Genshaft
    Dear Colleague: As we begin the new academic year, I would like to take this opportunity to provide an update regarding Dr. Sami Al-Arian. Through events of the past year with which we all are familiar, this situation has been the source of intense disruption for the university. We as an institution, and I as a president, have had to think daily about the fundamental values of universities in a way that few institutions ever do. We care deeply about freedom in the United States. At USF, we understand that academic freedom is the core value of the academy. It...

    08/22/2002 1:39:57 AM PDT · by kattracks · 127 replies · 1,598+ views
    New York Post ^ | 8/22/02 | LOU LUMENICK
    <p>August 22, 2002 -- Vivendi-Universal is bankrolling a new documentary defending anti-American terrorism - and a second media conglomerate, Viacom, is sponsoring the flick's red-carpet premiere in Toronto on Sept. 11.</p> <p>The film, "11'09"01," consists of 11 Sept. 11-themed shorts, several of which are being described as "stridently anti-American," that a Vivendi-Universal subsidiary commissioned from a team of international directors.</p>