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Gaza Cease Fire Collapses: NYT Buries Truth

August 2, 2014 - 12:06 -- Admin

On 1 August, the New York Times ran an article titled: Gaza Cease Fire Collapses: Israeli Soldier is captured. On 2 August you can search and find the atricle title on NYT, but when you open it you are directed to an entirely different article which shifts the blame for breaking the cease fire back onto Hamas.

The title of the second article is Attack on Israeli Soldiers Brings Truce to a Quick Halt.


US Bill Seeks to Exonerate Israel of War Crimes

August 1, 2014 - 11:54 -- Admin

The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution that will now go to the Senate. It calls on the international community to recognize and condemn Hamas’ breaches of international law through the use of human shields and condemns the United Nations Human Rights Council’s biased commission of inquiry into Israel’s Gaza operations. There is no evidence that Hamas has used human shields, nor that UNHRC is biased.

The full text is shown below.


Israel Destroys Gaza Electricity Supply; An Extreme Act of Terrorism

July 31, 2014 - 01:08 -- Admin

As you read this you may live in a city and be using electricity. Now imagine what your life would be like of your city had no electricity. not just your house for an hour or so. The whole city for months. This is what is happening in Gaza now after Israel has destroyed the Gaza Electricity Company generation plant. Here are a few pointers; I'll leave the rest to your imagination.


Gaza: Letter From a Norwegian Doctor Volunteer

July 20, 2014 - 08:53 -- Admin

The letter below is from a Norwegian volunteer in Gaza. His name is Mads Gilbert and in his ordinary life he is the Professor of Professor and Clinical Head of the Clinic of Emergency Medicine University Hospital of North Norway in Tromsø. When you have read it, use the Twitter or Facebook buttons and send it to your friends. Do this for his sake, and for the sake of the dead and injured whose bloody remains are swept off the hospital floor by the cleaners.