72 Hour Israel-Hamas Ceasefire Collapses Less Than Four Hours In

By: Friday August 1, 2014 5:46 am

UN, US sponsored Gaza ceasefire broken in less than 3 hours – http://t.co/ZDYRC6vIas pic.twitter.com/1DVsIEkEdv — The Daily News Egypt (@DailyNewsEgypt) August 1, 2014 Having a ceasefire that included military occupation to search for tunnels was never really going to work, was it? Yesterday a 72 hour cease fire was announced by Israel and Hamas, but [...]

David Gregory Caught Using Unverified Israeli Propaganda Video To Smear UN

By: Monday July 28, 2014 5:33 am

Tim Russert spins one more time in his grave. In yet another embarrassing moment for Meet The Press, David Gregory was caught using Israeli government video claiming to show rockets being fired from a UN school with no verification, only to have to to walk back the claim later in the show. Gregory accusingly introduced [...]

Breitbart Reporter Accused Of Promoting Fake Hamas Group To Derail Hagel Nomination

By: Thursday February 21, 2013 10:15 am

Ben Shapiro, the Editor-at-Large of Breitbart News, has reported a serious accusation against Defense Secretary nominee Chuck Hagel, namely that Hagel received money from a group sympathetic to terrorism known as “Friends of Hamas.” On Thursday, Senate sources told Breitbart News exclusively that they have been informed that one of the reasons that President Barack [...]

Misreading of Obama Middle East Speech Confirmed By Leaders in the Middle East

By: Saturday May 21, 2011 2:24 pm

The right wing along with the Likudniks in Israel have ginned up a passel of fake outrage over President Obama’s comment in his Middle East speech that “the borders of Israel and Palestine should be based on the 1967 lines with mutually agreed swaps, so that secure and recognized borders are established for both states.” [...]

Fatah, Hamas Ink Reconciliation Pact

By: Wednesday May 4, 2011 8:00 am

Fatah and Hamas, the two political factions in occupied Palestine, signed an historic reconciliation agreement today, aimed at promoting unity into the next phase of the Israel-Palestine conflict. “We forever turn the black page of division,” the Western-backed Mahmoud Abbas said at the declaration ceremony in the Egyptian capital Cairo, promising to “soon” visit Hamas-held [...]

Still No List of Items Allowed to Gaza in Israeli Blockade

By: Monday June 21, 2010 6:50 am

In a PR coup for Israel, the country has managed to convince the world that they would ease the blockade on Gaza without producing a list of approved or banned goods, and a process for how those goods would make their way into the war-torn Palestinian strip. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that everything that [...]

Red Cross: Gaza Blockade Violates International Law

By: Monday June 14, 2010 6:37 am

The International Committee of the Red Cross announced that the Israeli blockade of Gaza violates international humanitarian law, another example of the pressure being put on Israel in the wake of the flotilla tragedy. In a statement, the ICRC describes the situation in Gaza as dire, saying the only sustainable solution is a lifting of [...]

Schumer’s Ugly Endorsement of Economic Apartheid

By: Friday June 11, 2010 11:24 am

The Gaza flotilla tragedy highlighted the Israeli economic blockade against the 1.5 million people of Gaza, and the swift international condemnation of the incident has led to some mildly positive results. Both Egypt and Israel have eased the blockade somewhat, the President has offered an aid package to the Palestinians (just don’t expect it to [...]

Blockading Gaza Central to International Anger at Israel

By: Wednesday June 2, 2010 1:05 pm

The Israeli flotilla massacre has put the United States and its leaders in a tough position, for a variety of reasons. The entire world has united in condemnation of the incident in international waters, and in the larger view, the blockade of Gaza, an unacceptable, poorly crafted, and possibly illegal action taken by the Israelis [...]

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