Sharon: Attempt on Rantisi Does Not Signal Policy Shift

(Ha'aretz) Prime Minister Ariel Sharon said Wednesday, "Our policy remains the same. The IDF will continue to work against terrorism in every place." Sharon ordered aides to turn over intelligence to U.S. officials to back accusations that Rantisi, the public face of Hamas, had been coordinating attacks on Israelis. "This information is intended to show that Rantisi was not just a ticking bomb but a factory of ticking bombs," a senior Israeli security source said.

2003-06-11 00:00:00

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