UK opposition leader falls for Zionist propaganda

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Ed Miliband the latest Western politician “taken in” by Sderot Fails to keep election promise to see the situation in Gaza for himself By Stuart Littlewood - Sabbah Report Ed Miliband, UK Labour Party leader and younger brother of former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband, has just been on a … [Read more...]

Israeli Supremes Endorse War Crimes

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Israeli Supremes lied saying: "The petitioner didn't provide enough evidence that could prove the connection between the respondents and the events that, as the petitioner sees them, could be called 'war crimes.'" By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § They didn't surprise. They're like US Supremes. They … [Read more...]

Israel to consider war crimes case

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Israel's Supreme Court will hear evidence that officials committed war crimes in Lebanon and Gaza. By Jonathan Cook - Sabbah Report § For the first time Israel's Supreme Court is set to consider evidence on April 2 that senior Israeli political and military officials committed war crimes in relation … [Read more...]

Israel Hypes Nonexistent Iranian Threat

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He's way over-the-top. He's his own worst enemy. His bullying/bluster offends. He repeats one Big Lie after another. It's habitual. By Stephen Lendman - Sabbah Report § On Thursday, Israeli Lt. Col. Peter Lerner lied. He claimed Israeli naval forces intercepted an Iranian arms vessel. It was … [Read more...]

New Jersey Traffic Jam and Israel Genocide in Gaza

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Christie's Bridge, Netanyahu's diet By Thomas L. Are - Sabbah Report § It’s been a half a year and Chris Christie is still in the news. At least his administration is in trouble because they shut down two of three access lanes to the George Washington Bridge. Last August, a deputy chief of staff, … [Read more...]

Clearing the fog on Israeli drone use in Gaza

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Foreign media outlets say Israel uses UAVs for attacks in the Strip. A Palestinian researcher refutes claims that such strikes are 'surgical.’ By Amira Hass - Sabbah Report § In a conference room in the West Bank City of Ramallah, beneath a large portrait of the early 20th-century Polish-Jewish … [Read more...]

Abdel Karim – the boy from Gaza who never smiles

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By Jonathan Miller (Foreign Affairs Correspondent - Channel 4) - Sabbah Report Three-year-old Abdel Karim suffered a relapse after treatment of his brain tumour was delayed by Israeli authorities, who suspect his Gaza family of involvement in clashes with Israeli forces. I saw three-and-a-half year-old … [Read more...]

Besieging health services in Gaza: a profitable business

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Corporate Watch's new briefing exposes how the Israeli economy profits from the siege of health services in Gaza and highlights calls from Palestinian health workers to boycott Israeli pharmaceutical companies. Read the briefing online | Download a PDF of the briefing Overview The Israeli siege of … [Read more...]

Gaza Returns to Donkey Days

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By Mohammed Omer The garbage trucks of Gaza city are at a standstill due to an ongoing fuel shortage affecting all aspects of daily life, including garbage collection, sewage and waste disposal and other vital services. But the local donkeys are here to help. Abu Hesham on his donkey cart won’t be … [Read more...]

Israel And The Slow Death of Gaza

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U.N. Report: Gaza "Unlivable" by 2020, Without Water by 2016 "The Jews, I find are very, very selfish. They care not how many Estonians, Latvians, Finns, Poles, Yugoslavs or Greeks get murdered or mistreated as Displaced Persons as long as the Jews get special treatment. Yet when they have power, physical, … [Read more...]

Photo of the year 2012

A Palestinian man kisses the hand of a dead relative in the morgue of Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. President Barack Obama on Sunday defended Israel's airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, but he warned that escalating the offensive with Israeli ground troops could deepen the death toll and undermine any hope of a peace process with the Palestinians. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

It is Palestinian! The following photo was picked by the TIME as #1 photo from the list of the top 10 photos of 2012. Bernat Armangue. Gaza City. Nov. 18, 2012. Covering a conflict has never been a pleasure, but since I became a father a year ago, war has become even harder to cover. This day was … [Read more...]

They can attack our bodies but not our strength

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November’s Israeli military offensive on the Gaza Strip left around 1,275 Palestinians injured, 98% of whom are civilians. Now that they are recovering from their injuries, some of them are in need of rehabilitation and special facilities. Due to the ongoing illegal closure imposed by Israel, some of the … [Read more...]

Gaza to Galilee: The colonial context

Many of the inhabitants of the Gaza Strip are a few miles away from the land of their ethnically cleansed former villages, across the border fence in southern Israel (AFP)

Framing events in Gaza in the colonial context is vital for understanding the nature of the violence, argues author. By Ben White While it is common knowledge that a majority of the population of the Gaza Strip are refugees, it is less well understood where they came from. The shocking reality is that … [Read more...]

Richard Falk Visit to Gaza: UN Press Release

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(I recently completed a mission to the Gaza Strip, entering by way of Egypt at the Rafah Crossing; as I am now in Doha attending the final days of the UN Climate Change negotiations, I have had no chance to write a post describing the moving and difficult circumstances that confront the people of Gaza, and … [Read more...]

Will Santa Claus Visit Gaza This Christmas

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Truth and Trauma in Gaza By Kathy Kelly - Gaza City Dr. T., a medical doctor, is a Palestinian living in Gaza City. He is still reeling from days of aerial bombardment. When I asked about the children in his community he told me his church would soon be making Christmas preparations to lift the children’s … [Read more...]

Gaza Fishermen Shot at and Arrested

An Israeli naval ship sprays a Palestinian fishing boat with a water cannon off the coast of the Gaza Strip. (Photo: David Schermerhorn)

We should not fool ourselves by believing that the conditions of the latest ceasefire between Hamas and the IDF are being honoured by the IDF (excuse the word 'honoured' here). These IDF criminals (our description) do actually fear even the fishermen of Palestine armed with their fishing nets. No wonder … [Read more...]

Stephen Lendman: Gaza Still Boils

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Pillar of Cloud settled nothing. Little changed for 1.7 million Gazans. Suffocating siege continues. Israel provoked two border incidents. One Palestinian was shot and killed. Others were wounded. They threatened no one. These type incidents are commonplace. They won't end. Palestinians are blamed for … [Read more...]

Israel’s Gaza adventure backfires

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Gaza's courage under fire puts a brake on the Zionists' evil ambition Israel's latest brainless onslaught has spectacularly backfired. First, the courage and resilience of the Palestinians in Gaza has won the hearts and minds of the world... The Hamas government, which has been forced to operate under … [Read more...]

Behind the Pillar of Cloud – Gaza Severely Maimed

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The food and farming sector in Gaza has been severely maimed, worsening the condition of agricultural sector. By Rami Zurayk and Anne Gough Since its creation in 1948, Israel has used food and nutrition as a means to entrench its military and territorial occupation of Palestine. While all eyes are … [Read more...]

Few facts, a lot of racism: Palestine in US media

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Western media has been struggling to question the Israeli narrative when it comes to conflict and perspective. By Charlotte Silver The worst time to try to grasp a political conflict is during a military confrontation. And yet, it is only at such times that the US media covers the conflict between … [Read more...]

Paul Craig Roberts: Puppet State America

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The United States government and its subject peoples think of the US as “the world’s only superpower.”  But how is a country a superpower when its entire government and a majority of the subjects, especially those members of evangelical churches, grovel at the feet of the Israeli Prime Minister? How is a … [Read more...]

Israel: A Deadly Déjà Vu

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Operation Pillar of Cloud “Now we can sense the sweet scent and the soulful breeze of the spring, a spring that has just begun and doesn’t belong to a specific race, ethnicity, nation or region, a spring that will soon reach all territories in Asia, Europe, Africa and the US.”  This cloud of words, this … [Read more...]