Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

News Brief

September 9, 2003
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan blasted Israel’s airstrike against Hamas’ spiritual leader, Sheik Ahmed Yassin. Through a spokesman, Annan the said the attack, which failed to kill Yassin, both violated humanitarian law and was a disproportionate use of force in a populated area.

Recommended from JTA