A new IDF order aimed at preventing infiltration is going into effect, may affect thousands of Palestinians.
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.
Eight people convicted of collaborating with Israel are the first slated to be executed.
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.