Stein, Lisa
April 2004
U.S. News & World Report;4/5/2004, Vol. 136 Issue 11, p12
Reports that thousands of Palestinians protested the assassination by Israeli forces of Hamas' spiritual leader Sheik Ahmed Yassin last week. Report that Israel holds Yassin accountable for 377 deaths in Hamas suicide bombings and shootings; Report that Yassin has been replaced by Abel Aziz Rantisi, who vowed retribution against the Israelis; Details of the U.S. and UN reactions to the killing.


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