They are not bombing Ramallah, sending tanks in and breaking into every bank and government building they pass. Things have improved. No tanks and the latest I heard water and electricity - and humus, is available in Ramallah. Let's not be hasty in condemning this latest action by the only democracy with the most moral army in the Middle East. Did I get it all in? Oh yeah, there is more, Israel is America's greatest ally with a very special relationship - we share Judeo-Christian and democratic values and all that good stuff. Whew! Now seriously, Israel gets smaller by the day from an already diminished spectacle of an entity and I'm not talking about geography.
Israel passes law sanctioning force-feeding prisoners (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel to continue freeze on Palestinian tax money, says senior official