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Delta Cancels All Israel Flights Over Missile Fear

Delta Cancels All Israel Flights Over Missile Fear | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. A Delta Boeing 747 from New York was flying over the Mediterranean headed for Tel Aviv on Tuesday when it turned around and flew to Paris instead....
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Thousands flee Israeli shelling on east Gaza

Thousands flee Israeli shelling on east Gaza | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
People flee their homes by foot after heavy overnight bombardment killed dozens of Palestinians.

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 This is Genocide.

 

"What [Palestinians] are [saying] is that how can the world accept the Israelis targeting civilians in an area which is completely shut off? There are no shelters, no early warning systems, no sirens. The population is basically completely naked to the enormously strong Israeli military machine."

 

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Anti-Israel protesters rally across France, defying ban imposed after synagogue clash

Anti-Israel protesters rally across France, defying ban imposed after synagogue clash | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Thousands march through French cities in protest of Israeli operation in Gaza Strip; French president says will not allow violence to spill over into France.
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A large Israeli force has just launched a ground operation in the Gaza Strip.

BREAKING NEWS: A large Israeli force has just launched a ground operation in the Gaza Strip. A new phase of Operation Protective Edge has begun.

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Roof Knocking: This Is How Israel Warns Palestinian Civilians to Evacuate Buildings Before They're Bombed

Roof Knocking: This Is How Israel Warns Palestinian Civilians to Evacuate Buildings Before They're Bombed | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Throughout the modern Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Israel has bent over backwards to avoid civilian casualties or any acts of impropriety, while Palestinian terrorists explicitly target civilians. Even Slate says,”Israel, unlike Hamas, isn’t trying to kill civilians. It’s taking pains to spare them.” Hamas knows this and so they launch missiles from residential areas, schools, hospitals and …Share
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Five myths about the Gaza crisis

1. John Kerry’s failed peace process led to the crisis. There are many downsides to spending nine months trying to achieve an Israeli-Palestinian agreement when one was never possible. But the notion,...

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Gaza deaths mount as Israel, Hamas battle it out

Gaza deaths mount as Israel, Hamas battle it out | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
The latest wave of violence between Hamas and Israel showed no signs of abating Saturday, as rockets and airstrikes rained between the two sides.
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Israeli police, Palestinian protesters clash after teen's funeral

Israeli police, Palestinian protesters clash after teen's funeral | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Clashes between Israeli police and Palestinian protesters have spread following the funeral of an Arab teenager who Palestinians say was killed by Israeli extremists in a revenge attack.
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Exclusive: Kerry Warns Israel Could Become ‘An Apartheid State’

Exclusive: Kerry Warns Israel Could Become ‘An Apartheid State’ | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
The secretary of state said that if Israel doesn’t make peace soon, it could become ‘an apartheid state,’ like the old South Africa. Jewish leaders are fuming over the comparison.
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13,000 teens complete Hamas training camps to emulate ‘suicide martyrs’

13,000 teens complete Hamas training camps to emulate ‘suicide martyrs’ | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Numbers more than double in second year of Gaza’s ‘Pioneers of Liberation’ program; females also trained
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Thousands flee major battle with Israel in Gaza

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London: Tens of thousands rally against Israel’s Gaza operation

London: Tens of thousands rally against Israel’s Gaza operation | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
In huge demonstration, protesters denounce Israel as terrorist state, castigate PM Cameron for backing right to self-defense
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Despite Israeli Push in Gaza, Hamas Fighters Slip Through Tunnels

Despite Israeli Push in Gaza, Hamas Fighters Slip Through Tunnels | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Even as Israeli forces moved to demolish militants’ tunnels into Israel, several Hamas fighters slipped through passages on Saturday and fought gun battles with Israeli soldiers.
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Order vs. Disorder, Part 2

Order vs. Disorder, Part 2 | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
The Israeli-Arab conflict has become a miniature of the most relevant divide in the world today.
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Pizza war: Hamas hackers take over Israeli Domino’s Pizza Facebook page, hilarity ensues…

Pizza war: Hamas hackers take over Israeli Domino’s Pizza Facebook page, hilarity ensues… | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
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Videos of Israel's Iron Dome Intercepting Palestinian Rockets - Five by Five

Videos of Israel's Iron Dome Intercepting Palestinian Rockets - Five by Five | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qj73y4JAXOU Israel is claiming a high success rate -- 90 percent -- for its Iron Dome air defense system in the current
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Israel's Iron Dome racks up 90% success rate so far - Diplomacy and Defense

Israel's Iron Dome racks up 90% success rate so far - Diplomacy and Defense | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Changes to civilian aviation as Hamas takes aim at airport; Iron Dome doing better than it did in 2012.
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French Jews leave for Israel in increasing numbers

French Jews leave for Israel in increasing numbers | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
PARIS (AP) — Increasing numbers of French Jews are leaving for Israel, citing dim economic prospects and a sense of being caught between an increas
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Politically smart, strategically stupid: Popping the Jonathan Pollard trial balloon

Politically smart, strategically stupid: Popping the Jonathan Pollard trial balloon | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Politically smart. Strategically stupid. That’s the early verdict on reports that President Barack Obama might try to jump-start the Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations via some kind of clemency — from early release to an outright pardon — for Jonathan Pollard, the former Navy analyst who’s been in jail since 1987 for spying...
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Ariel Sharon dies aged 85 after 8 years in a coma

Ariel Sharon dies aged 85 after 8 years in a coma | Political Consulting . . . all things political | Scoop.it
Ariel Sharon, the former prime minister of Israel, has died after eight years in a coma
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