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Category: Gaza Fighting
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Israel’s election outcome remains unclear — but the ‘ultimate loser’ will be Palestinians 18.9.2019 Raw Story
Israel is facing political turmoil as Tuesday’s election remains too close to call. With 92% of the vote counted, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party and ex-military chief Benny Gantz’s Blue and White party appear to be nearly tied. Both leading candidates aiming to be prime minister had run on platforms vowing to take harsh […]
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MSNBC: ‘Cheering in Gaza’ With ‘Success’ of Rocket Attack in Israel 11.9.2019 NewsBusters
During the 3:00 p.m. ET hour on Tuesday, MSNBC anchor Chris Jansing delivered breaking news from the Middle East that terrorists in the Gaza Strip had launched a rocket attack against Israel. The report claimed that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu being rushed offstage during a campaign event made the otherwise failed attack a “very public ...
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'I'm just for animals': The veterinarian who rescues animals from conflict zones 2.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Dr. Amir Khalil has led rescue operations and created sanctuaries around the world for 20 years. In April, he embarked on his biggest mission: saving animals from a struggling zoo in the Gaza Strip.
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THE ANGRY ARAB: Israel Bombs the Middle East, Yet Again 31.8.2019
As`ad AbuKhalil analyzes the calculations behind the recent attacks, which the Western press covered with the usual lack of realism.  By As`ad AbuKhalil Special to Consortium News There are two realities about Israel in the world: one projected by Western…Read more →
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Iran's Allies Want U.S. Out of Iraq Now, Threaten to Fight Back Against Israel from Lebanon After Strikes Across Region 27.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
An influential Iraqi faction has called for a U.S. military exit from the country as the leaders of Hezbollah and Israel swapped threats over a series of suspected Israeli strikes across the Middle East.
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Police and Palestinians clash at flashpoint Jerusalem holy site 11.8.2019 Raw Story
Israeli police and Palestinian worshippers clashed at a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site on Sunday as overlapping Jewish and Muslim holidays led to tensions there. Separately on the Gaza border, a Palestinian shot at Israeli soldiers, who returned fire and killed him in the third such incident in recent days, the army and Hamas’s health ministry […]
The Ongoing Dread in Gaza: So Many Names, So Many Lives 1.8.2019
Activists in Chicago this month evoked the deadly trauma of Israeli aerial attacks, Kathy Kelly reports.  By Kathy Kelly The Progressive “I felt shaky and uneasy all day, preparing for this talk” – Jehad Abusalim, a Palestinian from the territory…Read more →
Israel Shows Off 'Very Destructive Power' in Massive Military Drills as U.S. and Iran Face Crisis 19.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"Don't test us," Israeli Prime Minister and Defense Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned as he referenced threats "from the north, south and east."
John Bolton’s Absurd ‘Troika Tyranny’ 31.5.2019
The real tyrants are U.S. allies in the Middle East (not Venezuela, Cuba or Nicaragua), writes Danny Sjursen. By Danny Sjursen American foreign policy can be so retro, not to mention absurd. Despite being bogged down in more military…Read more →
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Key US Allies in the Middle East Are the Real Tyrants 30.5.2019
Israel, Saudi Arabia and Egypt have awful human rights records and are preparing for possible war with Iran.
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The world faces many tragedies. The lack of a Palestinian state ranks low on the list 24.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Few regional conflicts attract more diplomatic energy, media coverage and attention on the part of human rights activists than that between Israel and the Palestinians. From President Donald Trump, who tantalizingly promises a “deal of the century” to end seven decades of strife, to the thousands...

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Eurovision 2019: Israelis and Palestinians Fight to Be Heard 18.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest comes on the heels of a deadly spike in tensions between Israelis and Palestinians battling for the spotlight in order to tell their side of the story.
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Eurovision stream interrupted by Tel Aviv bomb animation 15.5.2019 BBC: World
The state broadcaster's live stream showed a video of the host city being bombed.
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Israel is 71 Years Old Today—and as Far from Peace as it Ever Was 9.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Israelis, both right and left, are much less optimistic that peace lies in our immediate future.
Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib Break With House Dems on Gaza Attacks 7.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
While the monthlong celebration of Ramadan began for Muslims over the weekend, so did the deadliest clashes between Israelis and Palestinians in recent years.
Katrina Pierson Demands Ilhan Omar Condemn Video of Wrong Rocket Attack 6.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
A senior 2020 Trump campaign adviser used a 2015 video reportedly showing a Ukrainian rocket launch alongside a description of this weekend's deadly Gaza rockets.
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Israeli strikes in Gaza kill 25, including pregnant women and children, before ceasefire 6.5.2019 The Atlantic - Matthew Ygblesias
Attacks by Israel in the Gaza Strip killed at least 25 people, including children and two pregnant women, over the weekend, ahead of a tentative ceasefire reached between Israel and Hamas and the Islamic Jihad on Monday morning. “I wrapped my arms around my daughter to protect her but the shrapnel injured my hand and […]
Today: Should Mueller Testify? Trump Objects 6.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

President Trump is once again escalating his fight with House Democrats over the aftermath of the special counsel’s report.


Should Mueller Testify? Trump Objects

Should special counsel Robert S. Mueller III testify before Congress about his 448-page report? Not long after House Democrats...

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Gaza conflict: Death toll mounts amid days of violence 6.5.2019 BBC: Front Page
Israel is continuing to hit hundreds of Gaza targets in retaliation for sustained rocket fire.
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Palestinians step up rocket attacks as Israel strikes Gaza 5.5.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Gaza militants on Sunday intensified a wave of rocket fire into southern Israel, while Israeli forces struck dozens of targets throughout Gaza.
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