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Antisemitism is a Two-Edged Sword that Plays Into the Demand by Netanyahu that All Jews Emigrate to the Israeli State

By Anthony Bellchambers | Global Research, August 16, 2014 These last days have seen a dramatic rise in reported antisemitism throughout Europe, and as far afield as South Africa, as a direct result of the invasion of Gaza and the killing of 1000 defenceless civilians. The powerful American-Israel lobby has, by its undue influence upon […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | America Giving Israel a Pass on Civilian Deaths

By Gareth Porter | Global Research, August 15, 2014 WASHINGTON – United Nations officials and human rights organisations have characterised Israeli attacks on civilian targets during the IDF war on Gaza as violations of the laws of war. During the war, Israeli bombardment leveled whole urban neighbourhoods, leaving more than 10,000 houses destroyed and 30,000 […]

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US President Stalls Shipment of Hellfire Missiles to Israel

 Friday August 15, 2014 02:31 by Celine Hagbard – IMEMC News After officials in the Obama administration say they were ‘blindsided’ by the shipment of ammunition from the Pentagon to Israel, the administration decided to put a temporary halt on the transfer of a number of hellfire missiles. The move appears to be a ‘tit […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | US-Israeli Hypocrisy on Human Rights. Total Disregard for International Law

By Prof. Lawrence Davidson | Global Research, August 05, 2014 By the end of the 19th Century, it was recognized by those concerned with human rights that the nation-state was a destructive anachronism. It was an entity that seemed addicted to periodic spasms of mass violence, particularly in the form of war carried out with little […]

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Pentagon says it will continue to arm Israel

Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby   PressTV | Tue Aug 5, 2014 1:20PM GMT The Pentagon says it will not stop arming Israel even if halting the provision of arms could urge the Tel Aviv regime to remain committed to a cease-fire with the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas. Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Hamas rejects UN and US claims that it broke truce

MEMO | Saturday, 02 August 2014 15:01 Sami Abu Zuhri The Palestinian Islamic Resistance movement, Hamas, has rejected the accusations of the UN and the US that it bears responsibility for the collapse of the humanitarian truce which started on Friday morning.Hamas spokesman Dr Sami Abu-Zuhri said in a statement that blaming Hamas for the […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Islamic Jihad: U.S. co-partner in Israeli genocides against Gaza civilians

[ PIC 01/08/2014 – 01:55 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The Islamic Jihad Movement denounced on Thursday night the U.S.’s ongoing assistance to the Israeli military offensive on besieged Gaza Strip, slamming the U.S. for having restocked the Israeli occupation with deadly projectiles used in the mass-murder of hundreds of innocent children and women. According to […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | United States Senate Blocks Iron Dome Funding

  Friday August 01, 2014 10:34 by Chris Carlson – 1 of International Middle East Media Center Editorial Group | Follow @imemcnews Republican representatives in the US Senate have blocked a Democratic party proposal of a multi-million dollar defense aid package to Israel. Al Ray archive photo The $2.7 billion border aid package would have […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | American media’s new pro-Israel bias: Same party line at wrong time

“Many people agree with and sympathize with your determination to stop these attacks on your people,” Bob Schieffer told Netanyahu. PressTV | Fri Aug 1, 2014 1:26PM GMT Chris McGreal, The Guardian Here are a few questions you won’t hear asked of the parade of Israeli officials crossing US television screens during the current crisis […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | AIPAC is the only explanation for America’s morally bankrupt Israel policy

 US President Barack Obama turns to greet board members after addressing the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).   Sun Jul 27, 2014 9:24AM GMT | PressTV Stephen M. Walt, The Huffington Post The official name for Israel’s latest assault on Gaza is “Operation Protective Edge.” A better name would be “Operation Déjà Vu.” As […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | ‘US making ground for Israel offensive’

Israeli army tanks hold a position near the Gaza Strip border on July 22, 2014. PressTV | Tue Jul 22, 2014 5:1PM GMT The US government has played a major role in Israel’s offensive against the Gaza Strip as it gave political space for the conflict to continue by not intervening directly, a political analyst […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Israel’s Modus Operandi: Blackmail, Bribery and Bullying

by William Hanna / July 22nd, 2014 / Dissident Voice On 26 November 1947, when it became apparent to Zionists and their supporters that the UN vote on the Partition of Palestine would be short of the required two thirds majority in the General Assembly, they filibustered for a postponement until after Thanksgiving thereby gaining […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | US taxes pay for Israeli war crimes

A Palestinian father holds the body of his son killed in a recent Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip. Thu Jul 17, 2014 9:17AM GMT 0 Ida Audeh, Antiwar.com | PressTV With numbing regularity, Israel bombs the Gaza Strip, home to 1.8 million Palestinians, from the air, land, and sea, and the excuse is always […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | American and Israeli war crimes

  Palestinian patients lie on hospital beds in al-Wafa rehabilitation hospital near Gaza City on July 16, 2014. PressTV | Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:45PM GMT 1 Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report How should one describe the U.S.-Israeli relationship? “Co-conspirators”? “Co-dependents”? “Frenemies”? “The corporate media in the United States and other western nations ignore, minimize […]

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