Thursday, June 21, 2001

In Gaza, Palestinians fire a large-caliber mortar, antitank grenades a 2 IDF border posts, lightly wounding 1 soldier, damaging 1 building. Some 150 Jewish settlers set fire to Palestinian cars, 15 dunams of wheat fields, some 1,700 olive trees nr. Nablus; attack farmers attempting to put out the fires. The IDF imposes a curfew on Bayt Lahia. (AP 6/21; NYT, WT 6/22; PMC 6/22; LAW 6/23; HP 6/26)