Sad Ramallah found a semblance of its old self today, after Yasir Arafat prayed with everyman at a local mosque on the Prophet Muhammad's birthday. The street market in front of the Gamal Abdel Nasser mosque had been emptyunheard of for a Friday, according to longtime visitor Adnan Abraham, who waited out front for Arafat to come out. By the time the president emerged, the promenade was packed, and the regular Friday procession to an Israeli settlement for a brief tussle... More >>>
By photo: Jehad Nga
Friday ritual: Teens battle the Israeli Defense Forces.