Israeli Envoy: Attack on Gaza a ‘Preintroduction’ to Attack on Iran

After ordering a cameraman to turn off his camera, Israeli Ambassador to Australia Yuval Rotem engaged in a very frank discussion about the recent Israeli war in the Gaza Strip, calling it “a preintroduction” to an attack on Iran that Israel apparently expects within the year. Before the camera was turned off, Ambassador Rotem said […]

Israel Plans More Gaza Strikes

The Israeli newspaper Haaretz cites top “decision-makers” as saying the attacks against Hamas and other groups in the Gaza Strip would continue in spite of the continuing efforts by the international community to negotiate a ceasefire. One source is quoted as saying the attacks were meant to show Hamas that strikes would not go unanswered. […]

Falk likens Gaza to Warsaw Ghetto

There is more than enough evidence that Israel committed war crimes in its three week-long offensive into Gaza, says a UN investigator. UN special rapporteur Richard Falk called for an independent inquiry into Israel’s violation of international humanitarian law. Falk said Israel’s actions against the besieged Gazans are reminiscent of “the worst kind of international […]

Depopulation, Destruction and Displacement of the Palestinian People

For Palestinians, the Nakba “Catastrophe” is their “Holocaust” six-month slaughter and displacement before and after the May 1948 establishment of Israel. In December 1947, Jews in Palestine numbered 600,000 compared to 1.3 million Palestinians. David Ben-Gurion ordered them removed and for “Every attack….to end with occupation, destruction and expulsion.” He meant depopulation, destruction, mass slaughter, […]

Gazans dig bodies from rubble as cease-fire begins

For Palestinians searching the rubble of this devastated refugee camp, the mounds of concrete and metal hid all they desperately wanted and needed: the bodies of dead relatives, belongings and — bitterly — scraps of bombs now valuable enough to sell as recycled aluminium. Destruction was everywhere on Sunday, in churned up farmland, dangling electricity […]

Hamas Leader Declares Victory in Gaza War

Not long after Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert declared victory in their 22-day long attack on the Gaza Strip, Gaza Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh declared victory on behalf of the Hamas government. “The enemy has failed to achieve its goals,” Haniyeh insisted. He also declared the war, which killed over 1,300 Palestinians and 13 Israelis […]

‘We won’ says Olmert as Israel declares ceasefire

Half-concealing a smile of self-satisfaction as he declared a unilateral ceasefire, the Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert has assured Israelis that “we won.” Claiming that the Israeli army had obtained all its objectives, he said that Hamas was “surprised and badly beaten.” Israel has certainly shown its military superiority in the 22 days since 90 […]

Palestinian doctor who gave war dispatches to Israeli TV reports 3 daughters’ deaths

You tell me, is this going to diminish the influence of the legally elected Hamas party in Gaza? No, I didn’t think so. And contrary to what you might think, Muslim fathers love their daughters with the same passion as western fathers. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Palestinian doctor provided Israeli TV viewers […]

The Grandchildren 0f Holocaust Survivors from WWII are doing to the Palestinians exactly what was done to them by Nazi Germany

(More news under this post) Thank you John Bursill for sending me this and thank you for your tireless effort in standing beside me and all those other beautiful peace and 911 truth activists in our struggle for justice. Just in case you were wondering what a concentration camp looks like, here’s a hint: you […]

Canada’s government and opposition trumpet Israel’s “right” to wage endless war in Gaza

Canada’s political establishment has given its full support to the Israeli state’s bloody onslaught against the Palestinian population in the Gaza Strip. Canada’s minority Conservative government has been amongst the most strident state supporters of the assault on Gaza. Since Israel launched its attack on Gaza two weeks ago, ministers in Stephen Harper’s government have […]

Jewish women protest in Toronto’s Israeli Consulate

This is the news “Kiwi friends of Israel” the brand spanking new AIPAC like PR group and Zionist apologists who according to their tag line are a Secular and non bipartisan “Lobby” (lobbying per definition is not bi-partisan. They always and with out exception lobby for a narrowly defined interest. In this case the Zionist […]

Demonstrators hurl shoes at Downing Street in day of global protest against Israeli attacks

‘Britain is quick to condemn Robert Mugabe, but where is the condemnation of Israel? Israel is killing hundreds of people.’ Zac Sommer, an 18-year-old British-Palestinian student from Essex John Key with the normal banksters Hubris is taking a holiday in his fab pad in Hawaii and the NZ Herald Sunday actually thinks it’s appropriate to […]

Update: Israeli Gunboats Came out of the Darkness and Rammed us Three Times

(Lebanon, Tuesday 30 December) – Today the Free Gaza ship “Dignity” carefully made its way to safe harbor in Tyre, Lebanon’s southern-most port city, after receiving serious structural damage when Israeli warships rammed its bow and the port side. Waiting to greet the passengers and crew were thousands of Lebanese who came out to show […]

From Dachau to Gaza

“We have public relations people in the United States who take care of these matters for us.” Three Israeli lawyers after conceding that Israel was involved in war crimes. By Francis Boyle. During the summer of 1982 I had the opportunity to visit the Nazi concentration camp just outside Dachau , Germany and then the […]

Israel considers ground attack as it mobilises more troops

Israel’s cabinet yesterday approved the call-up of thousands of reservists as the military deployed tanks close to the border with Gaza while pressing on with air strikes, suggesting a major ground invasion was being considered to follow the biggest single day of conflict in Gaza since the 1967 war. Ehud Olmert, Israel’s prime minister, reportedly […]