15 Jul 2010
Israel bulldozes Palestinian homes in East Jerusalem
After nine-months of restraint at the prompting of the United States, Israeliwrecking teams unexpectedly advanced into the city's Arab suburbs and razed six Palestinian-owned buildings.
The return of the bulldozers, seen by Palestinians as one of the most hated symbols of Israeli occupation, threatened to undermine President Barack Obama's finely-balanced efforts to resume full peace talks.
The Newyork Times A refugee center on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea. Aziz Abdul/Australian Associated Press, via ...