Tag Archives: Pillar of Defense

Israel won’t pursue criminal charges despite damning Gaza report

Maan News Agency | May 9, 2013 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — The Israeli army said Wednesday it has found no incidents warranting criminal investigations into the conduct of its soldiers during Operation Pillars of Defense, despite a report suggesting its inquiry was lacking. The army’s comments follow reports by Israeli rights group B’Tselem that the army […]

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The outcome of the Israeli threats against Gaza

MEMO | May 7, 2013 150 days after Israel’s last war on the Gaza Strip, security tension has resurfaced without warning. It comes amid preoccupation with pressing regional issues beginning with the enflamed Syria and Lebanon as it heads toward an eruption. Matters will not end with Iran, which will have to deal with the […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | PHIC: 174 killed and 1399 wounded during the Israeli aggression on Gaza

[ PIC 27/11/2012 – 04:31 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian Health Information Center (PHIC) within the Palestinian Ministry of Health issued its final statistical report related to the brutal Israeli aggression against unarmed civilians in the districts of Gaza, which began on the fourteenth of this month. The report revealed that the total number of […]

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Leveling Gaza: Israel airstrikes to cost Gaza over $300 million – report & photos

RT.com | 25 November, 2012, 07:59 Israeli air strikes hit the cabinet headquarters of Gaza’s Hamas government. (AFP Photo / Mohammed Abed) The eight-day Israeli assault on Gaza has resulted in $300 million in economic damage, a Palestinian Chamber of Commerce report concludes. The document also calls for the Gaza Strip to be recognized as […]

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Few facts, a lot of racism: Palestine in US media ~ by @Sabbah Report

By SR Editor | Nov 24, 2012 | Sabbah Report Western media has been struggling to question the Israeli narrative when it comes to conflict and perspective. Illustration by Carlos Latuff By Charlotte Silver The worst time to try to grasp a political conflict is during a military confrontation. And yet, it is only at […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | “Pillar Of Defence” or information war ~ by @RSF_RWB

Reporters Without Borders Website | 19 November 2012 Two more Palestinian journalists injured Israeli warplanes again fired missiles this afternoon at the Al-Shuruk media building in the west Gaza City district of Rimal, injuring two more journalists – Al-Arabiya cameraman Ahmed Al-Ridi and Ahmed Al-Achkar, a cameraman with Houna Al-Quds TV, a local station. Doctors […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Jewish Voice for Peace Statement on Israel’s Operation “Pillar of Defense”

Sunday November 18, 2012 08:02 by Jewish Voice for Peace The international group ‘Jewish Voice for Peace’ issued a statement Saturday calling for an end to the Israeli attack on Gaza. The group has also participated in and sponsored protests during the last two days in cities across the US and Europe to demand that […]

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