July 18, 2014

How the West Chose War in Gaza

Nathan Thrall, New Yorik Times

The Associated Press

As Hamas fires rockets at Israeli cities and Israel follows up its extensive airstrikes with a ground operation in the Gaza Strip, the most immediate cause of this latest war has been ignored: Israel and much of the international community placed a prohibitive set of obstacles in the way of the Palestinian “national consensus” government that was formed in early June.

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TAGGED: Gaza, Hamas, Palestinians, Israel

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