What's Your Opinion Introduction Links and Credits
Orthodox Jews overlook the West Bank Palestinian town of Beit Jala from the Jewish neighborhood of Gilo, on the southern outskirts of Jerusalem in October 2000, less than a month after the beginning of what Palestinians call the al-Aqsa intifada. Government and army officials advised Israelis to brace themselves, saying that conflict with the Palestinians would drag on for a long time. "I say that we have entered into a much more serious situation than we previously thought," Israeli government spokesman Nachman Shai said.
Lefteris Pitarakis: Audio Commentary