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Israel Confirms Soldier Missing as Bombardment of Gaza Continues
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, military, missing soldier, violence, government, politics, news, middle-east, world, war )

Carrie
- 11 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
Israel has confirmed that one of its soldiers is missing after a deadly battle in Gaza, as airstrikes continued to pummel a wide range of targets in the enclave and diplomatic efforts intensified in a bid to end the fighting.
Israel's Wars of Choice Push Its Politics Further to the Right
World  (tags: Israel, right wing, politics, government, violence, war, conflict, middle-east, ethics, death, crime, corruption )

Carrie
- 13 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
Since 1982, Israel has engaged in seven additional wars of choice with its neighbors, with its current assault on Gaza being the seventh. Because these wars have aimed to achieve substantial change in the governance of its neighbors' polities, I call...
Iraqi Christians Flee for Their Lives After ISIS Ultimatum
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, freedoms, iraq, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, violence, ISIS, Christians )

Ge
- 23 hours ago - israelnationalnews.com
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has emptied Mosul of Christians, Christian leaders lamented earlier this week, after the Islamist group issued them an ultimatum: convert to Islam, pay non-Muslim jhizya taxes - or die.
Spain: A Precarious Gateway to Europe for Syrian Refugees
World  (tags: world, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ipsnews.net
The conditions for refugees "are quite bad" in Spain, which is why "98 percent of Syrians" move on to other countries where they may have relatives or believe there are better facilities and economic assistance, especially France, Germany or Sweden.
For Netanyahu, Gaza War's Risks Are Rising
World  (tags: middle-east, Israel, Palestine, war, violence, death, ethics, politics, news, world, crime )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - america.aljazeera.com
It was Netanyahu's own calls for vengeance on Hamas after the murder of three Israeli teens in the West Bank last month that set the stage for a Gaza operation without clearly defined and attainable strategic objectives.
Israel-Palestine: This Is How It Ends ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, corporate investments, petition, Israel, Palestine, violence, war, world, crime, death, ethics, middle-east, society, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
To the CEOs of ABP, HP, Veolia, Barclays, Caterpillar, and G4S: "In the wake of the terrible violence unfolding in Israel-Palestine, we, citizens from around the world, are deeply concerned about your companies' continued investment in companies and...
Help Me Stop the Violence in Gaza and End the Blockade By Signing My Petition at MoveOn ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, petition, blockade, ethics, freedoms, news, violence, war, death, crime, middle-east )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
My name is Abir Elzowidi. I work in Los Angeles for a small NGO called "Oasis of Peace". A few days ago, five members of my family--including two small children--were killed in my village of Beit Hanoun in Gaza.
Tell The President and Congress: Palestinian Lives Matter
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, crime, death, ethics, government, israel, middle-east, palestine, terrorism, usa, war )

Eleonora
- 1 day ago - org.salsalabs.com
The US government has enabled the large-scale violation of Palestinian human rights through decades of unconditional military, economic, and diplomatic support. This approach has failed in every way and has led to deaths, suffering and insecurity ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fair and Honest Media Coverage
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, media, ethics, violence, news, israel, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 2 days ago - honestreporting.com
Media coverage of the Middle Est conflict in Gaza has too often been slanted by omissions and bias reporting by media organizations.
The Botched Assassination Attempt That Binds Israel and Gaza's Warring Leaders
World  (tags: politics, Israel, Palestine, Hamas, violence, conflict, ethics, crime, government, middle-east )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - vanityfair.com
Before Benjamin Netanyahu tried to cripple Hamas, he, in fact, attempted to assassinate its leader. But in botching the operation, the Mossad created bitter enmity between the two men at the center of the conflict.
1 in 5 of Gaza Dead Are Children
World  (tags: war, violence, conflict, death, children, middle-east, palestine, israel )

Naoko
- 3 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
"If you are going to attack civilian structures in densely populated areas, of course you are going to see children killed," said Bill Van Esveld, a researcher for New York-based Human Rights Watch.
Israel Accused of War Crimes (UK Parliament)   video
World  (tags: violence, middle-east, israel, palestine, Human Rights, British Parliament )

Evelyn
- 5 days ago - youtu.be
Highlights from a UK parliamentary debate in which MPs variously accused Israel of war crimes, disproportionate violence, ruining peace negotiations by building illegal settlements, running the worlds largest outdoor prison, collective punishment, and ...
Israel Orders Ground Invasion of Gaza (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, middle-east, human rights, murder, crime, death, ethics, terrorism, government, violence, society, news )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Israeli military launched a ground invasion of Gaza Strip Thursday night, moving its 10-day air operation against the militant group Hamas to the next phase. "A large IDF force has just launched a ground operation in the Gaza Strip."
MB Chief Calls for "Holy Jihad" Against Israel By IPT News o Oct 11, 2012
World  (tags: freedoms, Human Rights, Civil Liberties, israel, middle-east, world )

Ruth
- 6 days ago - investigativeproject.org
' after Morsi's election, Badie said Muslims have a duty "to purify it from the hands of usurpers and cleanse Palestine from the clutches of the Occupation - that is an individual duty on all Muslims. They must wage Jihad with their money and lives..'
Dozens of Schools and Hospitals Damaged as More Than 200 Killed in Gaza
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, hospitals, schools, violence, crime, death, ethics, news, middle-east, government, terrorism )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - egyptianstreets.com
At least 79 schools and 23 medical medical facilities have been damaged in Gaza as the death toll from the latest Israeli air-strikes on Palestinians rises to 207. More than 77 percent of the fatalities in Gaza have been civilians, according to the UN.
 

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