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Israel asks London: What would you do if you were under attack?

Israel’s armed forces have distributed an image of London’s Houses of Parliament under missile attack, posing the question: ‘What would you do?’

The military’s bid to justify its actions comes on the day five patients were killed in their beds as Israeli bombs hit a hospital in Gaza. 115 more words

World

Running Orders by Lena Khalaf Tuffaha

I saw this horribly beautifully sad poem on Facebook earlier.

They call us now.
Before they drop the bombs.
The phone rings
and someone who knows my first name… 283 more words

Maudlinity

In truth, it is a Palestinian Holocaust, not a conflict.

Tomorrow my nephew, like many other children across the globe, will celebrate his 7th birthday. He will blow out candles, eat cake and open Lego presents. 493 more words

Newell News International

Indefensible

I don’t care if someone from the Gaza strip fired a hundred home made fucking rockets at you. This is not an acceptable response. This is fucking disgusting. 12 more words

Maudlinity

Israel Says 6 Rockets Fired at It Every Hour

Over the last three days, 401 rockets have been fired into Israel from the Gaza Strip, according to a military spokesman.

Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) spokesperson Peter Lerner told TIME that since 8pm local time Monday, rockets have been entering Israel at a rate of around six every hour. 219 more words

Expecting the Inevitable - Israeli Deterrence And The Curtailment Of A Nuclear Iran

By Benjamin Tripp

History has a habit of repeating itself. Twice in Israel’s history, it has conducted air strikes aimed at halting or delaying what the Israeli Government believed to be efforts to acquire nuclear weapons by a Middle Eastern state – destroying Iraq’s Osirak reactor in 1981 and a facility the Israeli intelligence identified as a reactor under construction in Syria in 2007. 979 more words

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