Israeli Reservists Refusing To Fight In Operation Protective Edge Start Petition Drive

By: Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:05 am

"We are more than 50 Israelis who were once soldiers and now declare our refusal to be part of the reserves. We… — Yesh Gvul (@Yesh_Gvul) July 23, 2014 Not every Israeli is on board with participating in the carnage in Gaza or the supporting operations necessary for it to continue. Some Israel Reservists [...]

Wall Street Journal Runs Op-Ed Claiming All Palestinians Are Worthy Of Death

By: Tuesday July 22, 2014 9:37 am

While it is no secret that American mainstream media coverage is heavily biased in favor of Israel, rarely does the establishment media side with those advocating the genocide of the Palestinians. And yet, the Wall Street Journal decided to run an op-ed written by Thane Rosenbaum which claims all those in Gaza have lost their [...]

Israel Invades Gaza Strip

By: Friday July 18, 2014 6:58 am

After a merciless air assault on the civilian population of Gaza, Israel has invaded with troops. The soldiers are on a seek and destroy mission targeting Hamas’ rocket launching infrastructure with a special emphasis on tunnels that an IDF spokesman claimed were being used to infiltrate Israel. The IDF also took to Twitter to say [...]

Israel Kills Four Children In Front Of Journalists, UN Says 80% Of Palestinians Killed Are Civilians

By: Thursday July 17, 2014 5:40 am

There are words and then there is reality in a photo: — Micah Grimes (@MicahGrimes) July 16, 2014 Though the Israeli government has made a continued point of emphasizing how targeted their strikes are, 80% of those being killed are civilians according to the UN. A reality made all too clear for the [...]

Israel Alleged To Be Using Experimental Weapons On Palestinians In Gaza

By: Wednesday July 16, 2014 5:58 am

While the debate rages as to whether Israel bombing homes and hospitals is legal, another legally questionable event is occurring during Operation Protective Edge. According to doctors in Gaza, Israel is using an experimental weapon named Dense Inert Metal Explosives (DIME) on the population of Gaza. A weapon that could have negative health effects beyond [...]

81 Palestinians Dead From Israeli Strikes On Gaza

By: Thursday July 10, 2014 5:32 am

In the aftermath of Israelis being caught burning alive an innocent Palestinian teenager -in retaliation for the deaths of three Israelis- and the subsequent beating an American citizen, a major military campaign has been launched on the people of Gaza. So far the bombing has killed 81 Palestinians, including 22 children according to the Gaza Health [...]

Israel’s Barak Calls for Unilateral Withdrawal From Parts of West Bank

By: Monday September 24, 2012 1:42 pm

In the US press, a big story on the Middle East today is another ignorant comment by the President of Iran, who holds very little power in the Islamic Republic relative to the Supreme Leader. But the really big story comes out of Israel, where Defense Minister Ehud Barak called for a settlement pullout from [...]

Egypt Opens Rafah Border Crossing With Gaza

By: Saturday May 28, 2011 9:15 am

Egypt has opened the Rafah border crossing with Gaza. Younger men will need an entry visa to get into Egypt, but all others will be able to cross freely. The Egyptian foreign minister explicitly stated that the opening would “ease the suffering of the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip.” Hundreds of Palestinians massed at [...]

Arabs Protest at Three Border Crossings With Israel, Leading to Violence

By: Monday May 16, 2011 6:19 am

Inspired by the Arab uprising, protesters on three borders marched into Israel and triggered violent responses from Israeli security, leading to at least 15 dead. The protests were held on Nakba Day, a day of commemoration of the displacement of the Palestinians from Israel. Nakba is Arabic for “catastrophe.” In a surprising turn of events, [...]

Israeli Military: We Did Nothing Wrong with Gaza Flotilla

By: Monday July 12, 2010 12:22 pm

The pitfalls of allowing an organization to investigate itself became clear today when the Israeli military cleared the Israeli military of wrongdoing in the murder of nine Turks in the Gaza flotilla incident. An Israeli military investigation into its naval takeover of a Gaza-bound flotilla six weeks ago found that it was plagued by errors [...]

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