UPDATED: Did You Know? – Between Sep. 29, 2000, and Jan. 16, 2003, there were 2,297 Palestinian causalities and 691 Israeli casualties. The 2005 Gaza withdrawal included the Israeli government forcibly evacuating 8,000 Jewish settlers from the Gaza Strip and dismantling 21 Jewish settlements. More than 97% of the 480-mile security fence planned by Israel will consist of a chain-link fence that supports an intrusion detection system. Read these and other little known facts in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict debate on our updated resource page.