Israel: August 1, 2002


: 10.0pt"> Israel has stepped up it's searches in West Bank towns. Israel has thousands of collaborators in Palestinian areas and a steady stream of reports on suspected terrorists or terrorist locations. But making the searches is risky to Israeli troops involved. While it would be easier to just bomb suspected terrorist workshops and storage sites, the Israelis have tended to use infantry instead. But with increased terror attacks, it is necessary to increase searches to short circuit more attacks. 




Help Keep Us From Drying Up

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling.

Each month we count on your contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage.
Subscribe   Contribute   Close