Sunday, November 4, 2012

In Vienna, Israeli FM Lieberman holds a meeting with the country’s ambassadors in the EU to plan ways of countering the Palestinians’ UN bid. (YA 11/4)

IDF troops on the Gaza border fatally shoot a Palestinian man who approaches the border fence nr. Gaza Valley village; relatives say that he was unarmed, suffered from epilepsy, and often went to the border. In the West Bank, the IDF patrols in 1 village nr. Salfit and 1 village nr. Tulkarm in the afternoon, and in 1 village nr. Ramallah and 1 village nr. Jericho at night; conducts house searches and arrest raids in Jenin r.c. and Azun village nr. Qalqilya at night, arresting 10 residents. Suspected pro-settler Jewish extremists vandalize Palestinian-owned vehicles and property in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Shu‘fat with ‘‘price tag’’ slogans. (MNA, REU 11/4; PCHR 11/8)

The United Arab Emirates donates $42 mi. to the PA. (MNA 11/4)

The Syrian army shells opposition forces inside Yarmuk Palestinian r.c., reportedly killing at least 20. (Guardian, REU 11/4)