first intifada

The first intifada
Middle Israel: The Israeli-Palestinian Thirty Years’ War

The balance sheet of the showdown the Palestinians launched in December 1987 indicates more failure than success

‘OTHER THAN a crash course in crowd control, we were never trained for this.’ The author (foreground
Invitation to an intifada: Part 1

Thirty years on, a former soldier recounts 30 days that opened his eyes to the price of occupation

Middle Israel: Thoughts from atop Har Adar

Behind this week’s terror attack lurks the return of the economic blindness that helped spark the First Intifada.

Illustrative: Palestinian stone-thrower
My front row seat to the intifada

Memories of a visit to 1980s Israel, the year after the first intifada began.

War of Independence
Israel's wars as told through the headlines

The fight for Israel's existence, as told by the pages of 'The Jerusalem Post.'

An Egged bus [file photo]
This Week In History: Terror attack on Bus 405

Palestinian terrorist wrenches steering wheel from driver, runs bus down steep ravine killing 16 people and injuring 17.

Clashes on Temple Mount (in 2010)
This Week in History: Deadly riots on the Temple Mount

After fringe Jewish group attempts to lay cornerstone for a “third temple" in 1990, Palestinians riot and Israeli police fire live bullets into the mob.

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