Amira Hass is the Haaretz correspondent for the Occupied Territories.
Born in Jerusalem in 1956, Hass joined Haaretz in 1989, and has been in her current position since 1993. As the correspondent for the territories, she spent three years living in Gaza, which served of the basis for her widely acclaimed book, "Drinking the Sea at Gaza." She has lived in the West Bank city of Ramallah since 1997.
Hass is also the author of two other books, both of which are compilations of her articles.
Jewish members of peace group permitted to stay in Israel after declaring they would not enter Palestinian areas.
Move comes after Hamas raid of one bank branch and confiscation of NIS 1 million on Monday.
Police attacked because ID card showed home village as a notorious protest site, man claims.
Those who patiently anticipate a widespread Muslim intifada are convinced that their scenario, and not the one that expects the West to take action, is the one that will happen; after all, they are convinced, the West will not change its spots.
Settler found not guilty of mishandling a weapon after firing over the heads of Palestinian shepherds.