Saturday, August 11, 2001

Demonstrations continue outside Orient House. Israeli police arrest 5 Palestinian demonstrators, 7 foreign nationals. Israel claims that when police seized Orient House, they found arms, explosives. The PA arrests 4 Hamas mbrs., including Abdallah Barghouti (see 8/10), in connection with the 8/9 bombing. (UPI 8/11; NYT, WP, WT 8/12; HP, NYT 8/13; SA 8/13 in WNC 8/14)