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Man hands back Holocaust medal after losing family members to Gaza air strike

Henk Zanoli was presented with Israel’s Holocaust medal for hiding a Jewish child from the Nazis during World War Two.

But the Dutchman has returned his medal to the Israeli embassy in The Hague stating he could no longer own the honour. 87 more words

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Jewish Chronicle facing backlash after publishing Gaza charity advert asking for humanitarian aid

I'm sorry, why is this in the Jewish Chronicle? Where's the appeal for the IDF soldiers? Actually ridiculous!! http://t.co/cKuwXdTla0
hannah (@Hannah_fenton) August 14, 2014…

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The Gaza Conflict Broken Down Into Numbers- A Snapshot Of Tragedy

With the tragic conflict playing out in the Gaza strip Real News One has decided to have a look at the numbers of the conflict. In a lot of cases the numbers vary due to the agency that is reporting them. 232 more words

International News

Israeli Defence Force should receive the Nobel Peace Prize


‘Israeli Defence Force should receive the Nobel Peace Prize … for fighting with unmanageable restraint’, these were the words uttered by Ron Dermer, Israeli ambassador to the US, when addressing a Christians-for-Israel summit in Washington. 536 more words

A U.N. School Is No Refuge as the War Worsens in Gaza

Seventeen times, officials from the U.N. called their contacts in the Israeli army to give them the exact GPS coordinates of a U.N. school in the Jabalya Refugee Camp. 1,258 more words

On Hamas, Hatred, Killing Civilians and Demonisation: It Must Stop Now

One of the central aspects of the latest round of violence and war in Israel and Palestine for very many (media, analysts, human beings around the world) is the continuing assertion that Hamas is the one who started the violence with the firing of rockets into Israel. 1,877 more words

Social Movements

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

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