Archive for January 26, 2009
“Radical PLO leader George Habash died in Amman, Jordan, at age 81.” The great George Habash.
“Over the last four weeks the powerful Israeli propaganda machine has been churning out lie after lie about Hamas in order to excuse its own inexcusable onslaught. Israel stopped journalists going into Gaza, preventing any independent reporting on the war crimes its forces were committing. Truth is usually the first casualty in war. Gaza was [...]
“But the two young men who lay wincing in a hospital ward here told a different story a few days later, one backed up by the pro-American provincial governor and a central government delegation. They agreed that 13 civilians had been killed and 9 wounded when American commandos broke down doors and unleashed dogs without [...]
“Nine young Jewish men, most of them under the age of 18, were arrested Sunday night on suspicion of torching property belonging to Arab residents of the northern city of Nazareth Illit over the past few months.” (thanks Olivia)
“”We all put our hands up and yelled, ‘We’re women and children. We’re not the resistance,’ ” recalled Sherine Helw, Fuad’s daughter-in-law. The soldiers opened fire on Fuad, said Sherine, and he died in front of his family.”
Now this is not a cow but it is something. But we need the cows or the…..goats and chicken to be comfortable inside the tunnels. I did not like how squeezed this one (goat?) looks. (thanks Waqaas) (B’Tselem–but why is B’Tselem taking pictures of the tunnels? That is what I want to know.)
“Bernard-Henri LÃƒÂ©vy, bien calÃƒÂ© dans le char israÃƒÂ©lien qui le transportait – comme il lÃ¢â‚¬â„¢a racontÃƒÂ© si fiÃƒÂ¨rement – nÃ¢â‚¬â„¢a sans doute rien vu.” (thanks Mirvat)
“While the mother was sentenced, the father of the girls was found not guilty.” (thanks Gabriela)
“Visiting Georgian Deputy Premier Giorgi Baramidze said his country has a lot to learn from Lebanon.” Look at those stupid stories that you find on An-Nahar website. I am sure that Georgia can learn from Lebanon: especially in the area of civil wars and sellling the country to outside powers, but the Georgian president is [...]
A reliable source in Palestine sent me this: “apparently, samer huwairah from al quds television was arrested by the pa on saturday because he put abdel sattar qasim on television”.
It is not Arab regimes that keep the flame of the Palestine question alive among the Arab people. Regular and constant Israeli brutality and savagery that does that.
My comments on media coverage of the Israeli terrorist attack on Gaza in the Egyptian newspaper, Al-Badil.
My article on Al-Jazeera net: “The Obama Era: Arab hopes or Illusions?”