A Palestinian man, armed with knives, has been shot and killed by Israeli forces as he tried to attack troops at a checkpoint in Jerusalem. 182 more words
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“What a chimera then is a man! What a novelty! What a monster! What a chaos, what a contradiction what a prodigy! Judge of all things, feeble worm of the earth, depository of truth ,a sink of uncertainty and error, the glory and the shame of the universe”, remarked Blaise Pascal in his literary work ‘Pensee’ more than three and half centuries ago… 1,180 more words
by IPT News • April 15, 2015:
The Hamas leadership in Gaza has been unable to rebuild any of the homes destroyed in last summer’s war with Israel, but the terrorist group has had little trouble using heavy machinery to restore its vast tunnel networks that can be used in future attacks. 270 more words
A Palestinian girl walks next to destroyed houses, in the Shijaiyah neighborhood of Gaza City. Despondent over the slow pace of post-war reconstruction, displaced Gazans have begun to return to their damaged homes, patching up the structures with blankets and plastic sheets and living in the unstable and unsafe structures while they wait for promised aid to arrive.