July 30, 2014

Israel Goes It Alone

John Cassidy, New Yorker

The Associated Press

So much for President Obama’s appeal for an immediate and unconditional ceasefire. So much for the United Nations. So much for an incursion limited to destroying Hamas’s tunnels into Israel. On Tuesday, the Israel Defense Forces stepped up the assault on Gaza, bombing more than a hundred targets, including the Finance Ministry, two Hamas-controlled television stations, some buildings in Gaza City’s harbor, and the territory’s only power station.

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TAGGED: Middle East, Hamas, Gaza, Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu


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