The Guardian has compiled detailed evidence of alleged war crimes committed by Israel during the 23-day offensive in the Gaza Strip earlier this year, involving the use of Palestinian children as human shields and the targeting of medics and hospital
— Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas accused Israel on Thursday of forcing Palestinians to live in chronic water scarcity and declared a "rightful share" of water should not be tied to a peace deal. In a message read at the World Water Foru
"When we entered a house, we were supposed to bust down the door and start shooting inside and just go up story by story... I call that murder. Each story, if we identify a person, we shoot them. I asked myself - how is this reasonable?", a
An American citizen has been critically injured in the village of Ni’lin after Israeli forces shot him in the head with a tear-gas canister.The heavy impact from the tear gas canister being shot directly at him, from about 60 meters,
Bomb 'em back to the Stone Age! It's a common American refrain. Well, it seems that our good friends in Israel were taking notes that came in handy as Obama's crime climaxed.
"Hamas forces in the Gaza Strip have carried out a deadly campaign of abductions, killings, torture and death threats against those they accuse of 'collaborating' with Israel, as well as opponents and critics," the human rights grou
Philip Rizk... was detained for hours and then hustled into an unmarked van and driven off. He has not been seen or heard from since.
Calling for police to arrest him, the protesters blocked public pathways, while one scaled the building's walls. Police made several arrests. The event was cancelled and the decision was made for Rapp to return to Israel out of fear of a universa
Israel admitted Wednesday that one of its tanks killed three girls whose father's cries on live television shocked viewers in the final days of the Gaza offensive, but said the action was "reasonable."
Israel threatened "harsh and disproportionate" retaliation after Gaza militants fired at least 10 rockets and mortar shells across the border Sunday and warplanes later bombed the area where Hamas smuggles in weapons from Egypt through tunn
In the most dramatic moment of this year's Davos conference, Recep Tayyip Erdogan walked off a panel discussion including Shimon Peres after a moderator cut off his reply to a long and impassioned monologue by the Israeli President [on Gaza].
Alwadeya's ice cream plant, which had been owned by his family for 55 years, was far from the only factory destroyed in Israel's 22-day assault on the Palestinian enclave. All along Gaza's factory row — which produced everything from bisc
Palestinian militants detonated a bomb next to an Israeli army patrol along the border with Gaza on Tuesday, killing one soldier and wounding three others in the first serious clash since a cease-fire went into effect more than a week ago.
Special legal teams will defend Israeli soldiers against potential war crimes charges stemming from civilian deaths in the Gaza Strip, the prime minister said, promising the country would fully back those who fought in the 3-week offensive.
It is vital not just to break this cycle of destruction and injustice [in the Middle East], but also to deny the religious extremists in the region who feed on the conflict an excuse to advance their own causes.
Israel warned on Thursday that it would resume bombing of the cross-border tunnels into Gaza if it detected evidence that Hamas is using the underground channels to replenish its arsenal.
Arab nations accused Israel on Monday of blasting Gaza with ammunition containing depleted uranium and urged the International Atomic Energy Agency to investigate reports that traces of it had been found in victims of the shelling.
More than 700 and perhaps as many as 1300 years ago — back when the peace-loving Muslims were trying to conquer Europe by the sword (till they were stopped at Tours by Charles Martel) — the ancestors of the people who became the Aztecs passed through
I recently read that one of my heroes, Kevin Barrett, is leaving the country. Barrett is a strong proponent of 9/11 truth and an even stronger enthusiast for human rights. He cited several things, pictures of dead babies on the news overseas, probabl
Dr Gilbert, a Norwegian Dr has just confirmed on PRESS TV that the Israelis are using a new type of weapon that shred’s the body in pieces. If the person lives they will develop Cancer and Leukemia. The Dr has said that these weapons are against inte
Israeli aircraft struck some 70 targets overnight.... One target was the Islamic University in Gaza City, a Hamas stronghold. The U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees said its Gaza headquarters also were hit, though no one was hurt.
Nearly seventy years ago, in the course of World War II, a heinous crime was committed in the city of Leningrad. For more than a thousand days, a gang of extremists called “the Red Army” held the millions of the town’s inhabitants hostage and provoke
Perverse as it may seem, both sides of the Gaza conflict are succeeding in their carefully-planned strategies.
Rice told to abstain in last-minute phone call from the White House Condoleezza Rice, the US Secretary of State, was forced to step back from voting in favor of the Gaza ceasefire resolution at the UN Security Council after orders from Washington, di
The US military has sought to hire a merchant ship to deliver ammunition to Israel this month, tender documents show, but the Pentagon said the shipment was not linked to the conflict in the Gaza Strip. (Then what is it for, other than killing)
Israel's American-made F-16s and Apache helicopters have destroyed mosques, the education and justice ministries, a university, prisons, courts and police stations. These institutions were part of Gaza's civilian infrastructure. And when non
Israel pounded rocket sites and tunnels while its planes dropped leaflets warning of an escalation, and Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas predicted a "waterfall of blood" unless all parties adhere to the U.N.'s call for a durable cease-f
From the tone of some of the news coverage, one might get the impression Israeli generals wake up in the morning and say, “Hey, the weather’s nice. What say we invade a neighboring Arab state and kill some people?”
Perhaps the single largest mistake in the history of the Israeli government’s long war on terrorism was its covert financing, cosseting, and arming of Hamas, the Islamic resistance movement. Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon denounced Hamas as “the
In the late 90’s, Israel started looking for a replacement to oil in order to make them less dependent on foreign supplies. What they found, was natural gas. The only problem is, Israel doesn’t own them; the elected government of the Palestinian peop