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Pornography of Violence: The Dead Children of Palestine

“Oh rascal children of Gaza. You who constantly disturbed me with your screams under my window. You who filled every morning with rush and chaos. You who broke my vase and stole the lonely flower on my balcony. 1,517 more words

Violence

Palestinians in Jerusalem

The situation has always been tense in Jerusalem: after Israel annexed the eastern half of the city in 1967, a move still unrecognised by the international community, Israel has promoted the expansion of Jewish-only settlements in Palestinian areas, while Palestinian neighbourhoods are… 54 more words

Israel Palestine

The Muses and Death

The propaganda sirens are never as loud as when the cannons, the planes and helicopters buzz and spit their fire. The television chains, in Israel and elsewhere, with their journalists, commentators and special correspondents have, between the advertising, presided over the spilled blood which few amongst them appear to attach much importance. 69 more words

Israel Palestine

The Powers Behind The Islamic State

The Powers Behind The Islamic State – YouTube

Nafeez Ahmed, brilliant reliable researcher/journalist gives you, in 21 min, all you basically need to know about ISIS/Islamic State and why it is the result of policies conducted by the U.S., Britain, Qatar, Saudi-Arabia. 47 more words

Mediekritik

War in Gaza: winners and losers

FT.com

By John Reed in Jerusalem

Israel and the Palestinians have agreed an open-ended ceasefire to end Operation Protective Edge, the longest and bloodiest of three Israeli military campaigns waged against Hamas in the Gaza Strip since 2009. 989 more words

Israel Palestine

Gaza Ceasefire Holding

An open-ended ceasefire in the Gaza war between Israel and the Palestinians held on Wednesday as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced strong criticism in his country’s newspapers over a campaign in which no clear victor emerged. 416 more words

Middle East