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Hamas Discovered Hiding Rockets at United Nations School

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed alarm on Wednesday that 20 rockets found hidden in a United Nations school in the Gaza Strip had gone missing and directed the world body to deploy experts to deal with the situation. 225 more words

Lettera di Gilbert Mads, medico norvegese dall’ospedale Shifa di Gaza.

“Carissimi amici,

La scorsa notte è stata terribile. La ‘grande invasione’ di Gaza ha avuto il risultato di veicoli carichi di mutilati, di persone fatte a pezzi, sanguinanti, morenti – di palestinesi feriti, di tutte le età, tutti civili, tutti innocenti. 475 more words

Ed Miliband makes a statement concerning #Israel’s attack on #Gaza (#UK #MiddleEast @UKLabour)

The Labour leader, Ed Miliband has said that his party opposes Israel’s incursion into Gaza.

Speaking to the Huffington Post after his visit to the White House on Monday Miliband said that the incursion into Gaza is likely to help Hamas’ recruiting efforts and undermine Israel in the eyes of the international community. 369 more words

Government & Politics

From the Debris of Disaster, a New Scotland Can Emerge

by The Editor

What does it mean to be Scottish? A relatively simple question and one to which the answer, of course, is as varied as the people asking it of themselves as we approach September’s vote. 1,310 more words


Tourism takes a hit in Israeli-Palestinian fighting

A ban by the Federal Aviation Administration on flights to Israel – and the ongoing fighting in Gaza – is starting to impact tourism to the Holy Land. 208 more words


Canada's ambassador to Israel draws fire over tweets

Canada’s recently appointed ambassador to Israel has wasted no time becoming an active and opinionated tweeter – and drawing fierce social media fire as a result. 308 more words