Wednesday in Gaza
19:27 Rafah bombed again; residents gather in Saladin Square
19:24 Livni: "Israel rejects 48-hour truce"
19:19 Israeli warplanes, 500 combat missions to Gaza
19:08 Arab ministers to send delegation to the UN in New York
19:05 Amnesty International fears ground invasion
19:03 Italians pursue initiative in UN Security Council
18:40 Red Cross warns Israel on human rights violations.
18:32 Patriarch of Jerusalem condemns military action against Gaza
18:31 White House: Hamas must take the first step for any truce
18:28 Hamas "We will fight on" if invaded
17:43 Olmert tells Bush: "Only Hamas is targeted"
17:36 Abu Mazen threatens to suspend negotations with Israel [He ain't got nuthin' so far--Nur]
17:24 Iran, reformist newspaper Kargozaran criticizing Hamas shut down.
17:15 Bush phones Olmert
17:09 Egyptian border guard wounded in Rafah
17:01 Erdogan in Amman for talks with King Abdallah and Abu Mazen
16:48 Arab League: "Palestinians victims of a political jockeying within Israel"
16:08 Arab League asks the UN to stop Israel
15:59 Hamas: "No truce proposal received"
15:57 Egitto to open Al-Awja crossing to humanitarian aid
15:21 Hamas accuses Abu Mazen of complicity with Israel
15:19 EU delegation to arrive in Israel next week
15:18 Hamas: Willing to consider truce
15:17 Hamas willing to stop rocket attacks on Israel if Gaza military operation called off
14:35 Gheddafi: "Arab countries should stand together"
14:18 Olmert: Offensive to continue
13:28 UK to send humanitarian assistance to Gaza annuncia aiuti umanitari e chiede accesso
13:09 Abbas pressures UN for resolution imposing ceasefire [Abbas couldn't pressure a bicycle tire--Nur]
13:02 India asks Israel to end bombing runs Israele la fine dei raid
13:02 Israeli TV; No truce in site
13:01 Father Manuel Musallam: Gaza Catholic priest says young men are joining Hamas by the hundreds
12:59 Turkish Premier Erdogan in Syria for talks
12:56 Arab League criticizes Mahmud Abbas for failing to make to make any utterance in defense of Gaza's Palestinians
12:55 Hamas: Truce proposal one-sided
12:17 Merkel: Germany prepared to work toward peace in the Middle East
12:09 Doctors Without Borders enter Gaza Strip
12:04 Arab League urges reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah
11:48 Arab League meets in Cairo
11:47 Olmert: "Israel seeks long-term solution"
11:46 UN General Assembly Speaker Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann criticizes Israel for reckless aggression
11:44 Spain urges permanent truce
11:27 Shin Bet: Hamas militants hiding in hospitals [and there's plenty not hiding on every street corner-duh --Nur]
10:53 Lebanon orders flags flown at half-mast
10:48 Egypt: All New Years celebrations cancelled
10:46 Israeli artillery fires on Gaza
10:43 40 rockets fired at Israel
10:42 Palestinian civilians mass at Egyptian border
10:39 Teheran, Benetton store burned to ground by protesters demonstrating against Israel
10:37 UN: "Victims of Israeli bombs are 25% civilian"
10:13 Bombs continue to fall on Gaza