The Washington Post presents suicide bombing as a legitimate tactic. Plus updates on Jenin and the Church of Nativity.
When Palestinian gunmen machine-gun Jewish shoppers in Afula, Reuters lumps the attackers' deaths together with the victims.
Some reporters sympathize with the Palestinian side — even to the extent of justifying and glorifying heinous suicide bombings.
The week was full of important events in the Middle East, and in a change from the norm, HonestReporting presents a digest of various media reports. All these articles are important in their own right; we encourage you to take the time to read this communique carefully.