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Report: Israeli regime sells $400mn of drones annually

An Israeli spy drone (file photo) PressTV | Sun May 19, 2013 6:19AM GMT On May 11, the Israeli regime shot down one of its Shoval-type drones over the Mediterranean Sea due to a ‘technical malfunction.’ The Israeli regime exports about $400 million worth of drones per year, an Israeli daily reports. The Ynet daily […]

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Israel says it will stop using white phosphorous

The Telegraph | April 26, 2013 Israel’s army said Thursday that it would soon halt its use of white phosphorus shells after years of international criticism for using the incendiary munitions in crowded Palestinian areas. White phosphorous munitions are blown up by UN and Hamas sappers in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip in 2010 […]

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US unveils major arms deal with Israel, Saudi, UAE

By Dan de Luce | Maan News Agency | April 19, 2013 WASHINGTON (AFP) — The United States unveiled plans Friday to sell $10 billion worth of advanced missiles and aircraft to Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in a bid to counter the threat posed by Iran. It was highly unusual for […]

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New York Times: Israeli Iron Dome failed in the recent war on Gaza

[ PIC 22/03/2013 – 05:45 PM ] NEW YORK, (PIC)– The American New York Times newspaper reported that some American weapons experts started raising doubts about the efficiency of Israel’s Iron Dome system, used in the recent war on Gaza. The paper stated in a report published on Thursday that “a growing chorus of weapons […]

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Israeli general welcomes Obama with call to share Iron Dome production

Maan News Agency | March 20, 2013 By Dan Williams TEL AVIV (Reuters) — The United States should be allowed to co-produce Israel’s Iron Dome rocket interceptor so it can benefit from the money it has poured into Israel’s defense programs, a senior Israeli military officer said on Wednesday. Israel developed Iron Dome to shoot […]

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VIDEO | Ayatollah Khameini calls for nuclear-free world

Related What Bibi Left out when he drew his “Bomb” About Israel’s Nuclear and other Internationally banned weaponry References, resources, related news and updates below this article In an article of March 4, Richard Lightbown argues that Israel’s use of depleted uranium, white phosphorus and other toxic metals in its war on the people of […]

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More Than 600 Medications Missing In Gaza

Tuesday January 08, 2013 06:15 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies The Palestinian Ministry of Health in the Gaza Strip reported that more than 602 types of medications and medical supplies are not found in Gaza, including several types of essential medications such as heart medications and medications used by patients who suffer from […]

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Israel Used Depleted Uranium Munitions During Gaza Offensive ~ by Richard Silverstein (@Richards1052)

 Richard Silverstein | Tikun Olam | December 6, 2012 Gaza victim of Israeli attack which may’ve made use of unconventional weapons (ActiveStills–Anne Paq) I’m beginning to read reports from Gaza that indicate that the IDF may’ve used depleted uranium munitions during its recent assault.  A local journalist writes in Electronic Intifada about the grotesque forms […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | The View from Gaza’s Nonstop ER

Sanaa Kamel | Al Akhbar English | Nov 20, 2012   Gaza hospitals face a growing humanitarian crisis as waiting rooms overflow and supplies dwindle. Al-Akhbar visits Al-Shifaa Hospital to bring us the human faces behind the tragedy. Gaza – The waiting room of Al-Shifaa hospital in Gaza is filled with wailing mothers cradling the […]

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#GazaHealthCrisis | “Long and Healthy Lives” of Babies in Danger as Vaccines are Depleted

Update Aug 2, 2012 | Still no vaccines as Israel is preventing entry تحتجز اللقاحات الواردة لأطفال غزة May 20, 2012 | by occpal “Long and Healthy Lives”.  This is the title of a report of the UNRWA “Commemorating  60 years Protecting & Preserving the health of Palestinian Refugees”  (Report, PDF Oct 22, 2009) 60 […]

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VIDEO | Gaza health crisis deteriorating | #IsraelKills by Deprivation

PressTV | April 15, 2012 The health situation in Gaza has once again reached catastrophic levels as hospitals face severe shortages in medicines and hospital supplies. According to health officials in Gaza, nearly 500 patients have died due to lack of medicines or their inability to seek treatment outside the blockaded territory since the beginning […]

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Gaza health ministry: Hospital stock severely depleted

Related: Deprivation of Basic Needs Cost Lives! Healthcare | Electricity | Water | Communication [PIC 08/03/2012 – 09:36 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Palestinian ministry of health warned that the pharmaceutical crisis in the besieged Gaza Strip has aggravated very badly threatening the lives of all patients, affirming that only 186 types of medicines and […]

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Israel’s Weapons: A Crime on Humanity

References, resources, related news and updates below this article In an article of March 4, Richard Lightbown argues that Israel’s use of depleted uranium, white phosphorus and other toxic metals in its war on the people of the Gaza Strip has put the whole of the Strip’s population and its environment – air, soil, groundwater […]

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Consequences of Israeli Chemical Weapons

By Richard Lightbown | 14 March 2011 Richard Lightbown argues that Israel’s use of depleted uranium, white phosphorus and other toxic metals in its war on the people of the Gaza Strip has put the whole of the Strip’s population and its environment – air, soil, groundwater and possibly seawater – at risk of serious […]

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Israel’s widespread use of depleted uranium causes growing cancer problem in Gaza at PS.HADNEWS.COM

Posted by gazasolidarity on Friday, March 4, 2011 at 12:20 pm. Israel’s illegal and reckless use of depleted uranium against Gaza’s civilian population has led to a huge spike in cancer cases. The number of cancer patients has been climbing in Gaza due to the use of depleted uranium by the Israeli military during its […]

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