Independent Online: Another night of horror in Gaza hospital 2014-07-21 Independent Newspapers Online: Nobody with a heart could spend a night at this hospital in Gaza without calling for the slaughter to end, says Dr Mads Gilbert. | Now, once more treated like animals by “the most moral army in the world”. | My respect for the wounded is endless in their contained determination in the midst of pain, agony and shock.
Buenos Aires Herald: The slaughter of innocents 2014-07-21 By David Rothkopf
Modern low-intensity conflicts are won and lost on their ragged edges. Nations act as though the careful plans of their militaries and intelligence operations can harness the chaos of combat and guide it to advance their interests.
Press TV: Editorial position of the New York Times: Thumbs up for Gaza slaughter 2014-07-21 The editorial position of The New York Times is that mass slaughter of civilians is OK when Israel is doing it.
Dissident Voice: Carrying on the Slaughter 2014-07-22 Britain’s newly-minted foreign secretary Philip Hammond has lost his shine already.
The Electronic Intifada: Israel is being defeated in Gaza as it was in Lebanon 2014-07-22 Even though it is still mercilessly killing civilians in Gaza, Israel has, in political and strategic terms, already lost the war it launched on Gaza on the false pretext of stopping rockets.
World Socialist Web Site: UK: Leeds protest against Gaza war condemns BBC blackout 2014-07-22 our reporters: Demonstrators on the protest in Leeds, West Yorkshire carried placards saying BBC=British Brainwashing Channel and shouted We are all Palestinians now.
Hartford Courant: Gaza Assault Will Not Bring Peace 2014-07-22 Letter to the editor: The slaughter of people places more barriers to the necessary negotiated agreement that is the only alternative to the occupation and endless oppression of the Palestinian people. Israel must agree to an immediate cease-fire and start negotiating in good faith to end the siege, the occupation and settlements — and for a just peace that recognizes each people’s universal human rights.
World Socialist Web Site: Israeli forces slaughter hundreds in weekend blitz in Gaza 2014-07-21 James Cogan: Large numbers of civilians in Shuja’iya were caught in the shelling and fighting.
The Denver Post: Israel must stop the slaughter in Gaza 2014-07-19 Re:” Denver clergyman called out on ‘Jewish problem,’” July 13 Perspective commentary. | The constant vigilance of the center keeps us all alert to human prejudices, bringing them to light for the whole world to evaluate. | Hundreds of Palestinians are now dead, among them many women and children. Their water supply has been intentionally destroyed. Their livelihoods demolished. Their families have been torn asunder.
Rising Kashmir: Genocide in Gaza 2014-07-19 Dr. Abid H. Banday It is now ten days since Israel started the gruesome slaughter of Gaza’s besieged population and the world leaders are unmoved without a single statement against the brutal Zionist nation. The […>
CounterCurrents.org…: Bloody Friday: 12 Children Among Dozens Killed In Israel’s Merciless Slaughter 2014-07-19 Palestinian mourners gather around the body of five-month-old baby Faris al-Mahmoum during his funeral on 18 July in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. ( Ashraf Amra / APA images ) | The death toll from Israel’s assault on Gaza continues to rise rapidly.
Truthdig: It Doesn’t Pay to Slaughter Innocents 2014-07-18 David Rothkopf at Foreign Policy magazine points to the civilian deaths on a beach in Gaza and airspace over Ukraine to argue that using the chaos of combat to achieve complex political ends is futile. -
Havana Times: The Palestinians Are Being Slaughtered 2014-07-18 All honest people around the world ought to be profoundly moved and horrified by the crimes against the Palestinian people being perpetrated by Israel in the Gaza Strip. | The Hague Court should be aware of what is happening and rule to have the murderers captured, so they can be tried and convicted to the full extent of the law.
Belfast Telegraph: Response to Gaza ‘lily-livered’ 2014-07-18 Tanaiste Joan Burton has defended her Cabinet colleagues against accusations of a limp and lily-livered response to the slaughter in Gaza.
OpEdNews: The Whys Behind Israel’s Gaza Slaughter 2014-07-17 Article: The Whys Behind Israel’s Gaza Slaughter – Because the borders are closed, there is nowhere to run. Which is why thousands of Palestinians rush to U.N. encampments. There are currently over 17,000 Palestinian civilians taking refuge in U.N. compounds. There are thousands of people at the Rafah crossing into Egypt. That crossing is largely closed, part of the duplicity of the Egyptian government. There is nowhere for the Palestinian…
Scoop.co.nz: What if Hamas dumped all its rockets? 2014-07-17 The slaughter of innocents is necessary to stop Gaza rocket-fire. That’s what Israel says. This isn’t about rockets from Gaza, says Unite. The union Unite is to be congratulated on its no-nonsense analysis and statement expressing solidarity…
Tasnim News Agency: Iran Raps Israel for Slaughter of Palestinians 2014-07-16 Iran’s president on Wednesday blasted the Israeli regime for launching an military offensive on the Gaza Strip, saying such cruelty justified by Tel Aviv as a retaliation for the death of three people would spell Tel Aviv’s leaning towards apartheid and racism.
St. Louis Jewish Light: Antwerp demonstration features calls to ‘slaughter the Jews’ 2014-07-15 Keywords: (JTA) — Dozens of men at an anti-Israel demonstration in Antwerp shouted slogans about slaughtering Jews. Approximately 500 people attended Saturday’s protest in the capital of Belgium’s Flemish region, where one of the speakers used a loudspeaker to chant a call in Arabic that means slaughter the Jews.
Politicsweb: Israel’s barbarity in Gaza 2014-07-15 As world powers watch the slaughter of Gaza’s besieged population in deathly silence, ordinary people are shocked at the levels of barbarity displayed by Israel. | However the likelihood of the Obamas and Camerons reading the riot act is as remote as Israel voluntarily conceding that its policies against the Palestinians, is responsible for the crisis.
Middle East Monitor: The slaughter in Gaza will not defeat Hamas 2014-07-14 At 9pm on Saturday, Palestinians in Hebron and other West Bank towns took to the roofs to watch what Hamas’s military wing promised would be a missile attack on Tel Aviv using a new type of rocket, the J80. J stood for Jabari, the military’s top commander, whose assassination by Israel on 14 November 2012 triggered the previous war. That was a clear sign of defiance by the movement
The Electronic Intifada: A handful of Israeli academics responds to call to condemn Gaza slaughter 2014-07-14 Palestinian girls mourn before the 14 July funeral of their uncle, Adham Abed el-Al, who was killed in an Israeli airstrike in Gaza a day earlier. | As Israel’s relentless bombardment of the Gaza Strip claimed more Palestinian lives, Haim Bresheeth, a film scholar at SOAS, University of London, helped initiate an open letter to Israeli academics urging them to condemn the slaughter.
DigitalJournal.com…: Worldwide protests against Israel’s Gaza slaughter 2014-07-14 Tens of thousands of people around the world took part in demonstrations protesting Israel’s latest military operation against rocket-firing Palestinian resistance fighters in Gaza, a week-long offensive that has overwhelmingly killed innocent civilians.
OpEdNews: Massacre of the Innocents: Slaughter in the Gaza Ghetto 2014-07-14 Article: Massacre of the Innocents: Slaughter in the Gaza Ghetto – A propaganda campaign was waged by the Israeli government to whip the population into a frenzy of revenging bloodlust over the ‘missing boys’ — even as Netanyahu and his minions knew full well the boys were dead. These efforts were redoubled after the bodies were found, and of course led to the notorious murder of a Palestinian teenager by Israeli youths inflamed…
Newstalk ZB: Horrific scenes in Gaza 2014-07-20 UPDATE 7:48am: The death toll in Gaza has jumped horrifically after a strike in the north-eastern town of Shaja’iya .
Close on a hundred people…
Scoop.co.nz (press release): Concrete steps to deal with the horrific situation in Gaza 2014-07-14 PLO Executive Committee member, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi said, Following the meetings of the Palestinian leadership, particularly the Political Committee and the PLO Executive Committee, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is undertaking several steps and measures…
Socialist Party: Stop the bombing of Gaza 2014-07-11 Travelling early on Friday evening to the London demonstration against the war on Gaza, it was clear it would be a large protest. The station platforms and train carriages were full of people heading for High Street Kensington, where the protest was assembling near the Israeli embassy. | High Street Kensington in London became packed with protesters, 11.7.14, photo J. Beishon (Click to enlarge)
Daily Sabah: ISRAEL USING INTERNATIONALLY BANNED WEAPONS IN GAZA 2014-07-10 Horrific images of the Palestinian victims of recent Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip have revealed that the self-proclaimed Jewish state is using internationally-proscribed weapons, according to Palestinian doctors and rights activists.