There is no place for Israel in the civilised world, Bolivia declares it a “terrorist state”

Bolivian president: Israel is a terrorist state

 

Bolivia’s President Evo Morales gestures while leaving the BRICS-UNASUR Summit at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia, Brazil on July 16, 2014. (Photo: AFP – Evaristo Sa)

Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014

 President Evo Morales announced the move during a talk with a group of educators in the city of Cochabamba.

It “means, in other words, we are declaring (Israel) a terrorist state,” he said.

The treaty has allowed Israelis to travel freely to Bolivia without a visa since 1972.

Morales said the Gaza offensive shows “that Israel is not a guarantor of the principles of respect for life and the elementary precepts of rights that govern the peaceful and harmonious coexistence of our international community.”

More than three weeks of Israeli air, ground and naval attacks on Gaza have left over 1,300 Palestinians dead and 7,000 wounded.

In the latest massacre, at least 16 people were killed after two Israeli shells slammed into a United Nations school while refugees were sleeping, killing men, women and children and drawing international protests.

Bolivia broke off diplomatic relations with Israel in 2009 over a previous military assault on Gaza.

In mid-July, Morales filed a request with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to prosecute Israel for crimes against humanity.

(AFP)

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Victory and only victory is in store for Gaza

 

Mr. Littlewood insists that rewriting the “dreadful Hamas Charter” would save Paestinians a lot of anguish.

He like many friends of Palestine will never stop telling us what to do and what not to do. I assume  Mr. Littlewood is aware that Arafat, to please Clintons,  changed the PLO charter and is aware that the outcome is more settlement and land theft. He should be aware that the PLO has called, since early sixties, for a secular state in Palestine. 
Hamas is nothing but one of many Palestinian factions and was elected as a Palestinian Resistance movement, not as the Palestinian branch of Brotherhood. Palestinians in Gaza are paying for the Sins of Hamas, and Hamas is paying for the Sins of Brotherhood especially during the so-called Arab spring where according to Aziz Dwaik fighting Syria was a priority over fighting Zionism.
 
My advise for Mr. Littlewood: The best thing you may do to help Palestinians, is liberating your country, from the Zionist occupation.
Mr. Littlewood asked: What more horrors are in store for Gaza? Here is the answer of my Hebrew speaking brother: 

My answer is: Victory and only victory is in store for Gaza and Cazans. Blood will defeat the sword, and the the Magic will turn against Zionist’s Magicians.

 

 

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What more horrors are in store for Gaza?

A wish-list for the brave Palestinians
I wonder what Hamas and Israeli leaders are thinking as they survey the devastation in Gaza and review the death-toll and casualty figures?
Or course, neither has to live among the ruins and clamber over the devastation. Neither has the stench of death in their nostrils, nor the dust of destruction. Neither will have to pick up the tab – that’s left to hard-pressed taxpayers in Britain and elsewhere who, unwillingly, subsidise this recurring lunacy.
Netanyahu goes nowhere near Gaza so avoids witnessing the horrors inflicted by Israeli troops on his demented orders.
Western-sponsored evil
Khaled Meshaal, boss of the Hamas Political Bureau, is an absentee leader now living in Qatar, having blotted his copybook with the Syrians. What he actually does with his time is a mystery. If only he’d get around rewriting the dreadful Hamas Charter and produce a document more fitting for the 21st century and his movement’s aspirations, he would save his people a lot of anguish.
The day-to-day running of Gaza meanwhile is left to individuals such as Ismail Haniyeh (prime minister) and Mahmoud al-Zahar. How these two – and the rest of their team – have managed to cope throughout the cruel siege and the many assaults and crises since their election in 2006 is almost beyond comprehension.
Haniyeh famously said a few months ago: “Out of the ruins, we shall rock Tel Aviv.” Born and raised in a Gaza refugee camp, this ex-footballer graduated from the Islamic University. Following the first Intifada (uprising), he was detained, did time in Israeli prisons and was then deported to Lebanon. Returning to Gaza in 1993, he was appointed Dean of the Islamic University and became assistant to Sheikh Ahmad Yassin, the spiritual leader of Hamas.
Mahmoud al-Zahar is another remarkable character. A surgeon by trade (Masters degree in general surgery from Ain Shams Univerity, Cairo), he is a co-founder of Hamas and regarded as a “hardliner”, whatever that means in the context of Gaza’s long suffering. His personal losses in the struggle, in terms of close family members annihilated and homes destroyed, are huge.
As these two pick their way through the smoking rubble, and survey the broken and shredded bodies of the children, what goes through their minds? Maybe they’re thinking how pathetic Western Christendom is for not only letting such evil triumph in the Holy Land – of all places – but actually sponsoring it. The richly robed pointy-hatted archbishops have been very, very quiet in the face of indescribable evil. Here in Britain senior bishops have 26 seats in the House of Lords and they’ve kept their heads well below the parapet. Where is that drip [Justin] Welby [Archbishop of Canterbury] on this?
Maybe Haniyeh and al-Zahar are also thinking what a gutless shambles the Arab League is for not intervening.
So where do they find the courage to carry on in those few square miles of Palestinian wreckage called Gaza? Their extraordinary faith of course, is a huge well of strength which we in the West will never quite understand.
And what of Barack Obama and John Kerry and David Cameron? They sponsor and stand four-square behind the berserk monster that did all this, proclaiming shared values, common interests, undying admiration and unwavering support – and deflecting criticism by pronouncing justification on absurd grounds of self-defence against its terrorized and traumatized victim.
Wishful thinking The enormity of it – the barbarity and terrible sacrifice of the last three weeks – is surely unprecedented in modern times, and the cowardice of the international community unforgivable. Seekers of justice cannot allow it to count for nothing.
What are the scenarios we might wish for to bring about change?
• A joint expedition among nations to run the blockade and land supplies on Gaza’s beach. It would likely provoke a huge international “incident” which, it can be argued, is exactly what’s needed if progress is to be made. It should not be a private undertaking, however.
• The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement (BDS) to dramatically step up its worldwide campaign and widen targeting to include not only corporations but also key individuals, especially in public life, who promote and/or profit from the occupation of Palestine. And those who defend Israel and its murder machine named and shamed.
• In the UK the pro-Israel lobby to be neutralized, dismantled or at least driven to the sidelines, probably by a campaign of naming and shaming. Ditto the US.
• The Palestinian Authority (PA) keels over and dies of shame, taking its unwanted baggage with it. A new authority emerges from the shadows which isn’t interested in doing Israel’s security dirty work or acting as America’s dogsbody.
• The Palestine Liberation Organization and new PA to use all channels open to them to bring Israel’s crimes to the International Criminal Court (ICC) and urge enforcement of international law. PressTV ran areport two days ago that Palestinian officials had actually filed a complaint in the ICC through a Paris-based lawyer covering war crimes committed by the Israeli military in Gaza over the last two months. I am still waiting for confirmation and further information from the PLO.
• Hamas claims the right of inclusion by restating its call for a fully sovereign Palestinian state on pre-1967 borders with Jerusalem as capital, and refugees’ right to return, a position that’s perfectly in tune with UN resolutions and international law. Hamas’s political wing is not listed as a terrorist organization in the UK so there should be no barrier to discussion.
• Many more Jews worldwide reject the so-called Jewish state and the implication that the Israeli regime acts in the name of Judaism. For them the classic Edmund Burke moment has arrived: “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”.
• The European Union finally suspends Israel’s trade privileges under the EU-Israel Association Agreement. To enjoy those privileges Israel promised to show “respect for human rights and democratic principles” as set out in Article 2. The agreement also required respect for self-determination of peoples and fundamental freedoms for all. Israel hasn’t delivered. Its contempt for such basic principles can surely no longer be tolerated.
• The US suddenly finds the backbone to enforce its own laws. The Arms Export Control Act stipulates that US-supplied weapons can be used only for “legitimate self-defence”. The US Foreign Assistance Act prohibits military assistance to any country “which engages in a consistent pattern of gross violations of internationally recognized human rights”. And the Proxmire Amendment bans military assistance to any government that, like Israel, refuses to sign the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty or prevents inspection of its nuclear facilities.
Wishful thoughts indeed. But some could be “runners”. Others are waiting to be mentioned.
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Gaza death toll hits 1361 on day 23 of the Israeli assault

Palestinians collect human remains from a classroom inside a UN school in Gaza City after the area was hit by shelling on July 30, 2014. (Photo: AFP – Marco Longari)
Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Updated 1:00 am: Israeli bombings on Wednesday killed more than 130 Palestinians in Gaza, including at least 20 at a UN school and 17 in al-Shujayeh, on day 23 of Israel’s assault against the besieged strip.
The deaths brought the Palestinian toll to more than 1,361, emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said. Qudra added that 180 Palestinians were injured on Wednesday, raising the total number of wounded to 6,780.
On Wednesday afternoon, Israeli forces committed a new massacre in al-Shujayeh, east of Gaza city, killing over 17 people.
Earlier this morning shelling killed 20 people at the UN school being used as a shelter for those displaced by the war.
An AFP correspondent said the occupation forces had been pounding the area with tank fire for an hour before striking the school.
Blood was splattered across floors and mattresses inside classrooms as survivors picked through shattered glass and debris for flesh and body parts to bury.
At the edge of the schoolyard, some 20 donkeys lay dead, still tied to a railing.
Displaced Palestinians who had already had to leave their homes quickly gathered belongings and fled the building.
Khalil al-Halabi, director of UNRWA’s northern Gaza operations, said some 3,000 Palestinians were taking refuge in the school, in Jabalia refugee camp, when it came under fire around dawn.
“There were five shells — Israeli tank shells — which struck the people and killed many of them as they slept. Those people came to the school because it is a designated UN shelter,” he said.
Five of the wounded were in critical condition, Halabi said. It was the second time in a week that a UN school sheltering hundreds of homeless Palestinians had been hit.
“I condemn in the strongest possible terms this serious violation of international law by Israeli forces,” said UNRWA commissioner General Pierre Krähenbühl, saying the school’s location had been communicated to the Israeli army 17 times.
“This is the sixth time that one of our schools has been struck,” he said, calling the attack a “breaking point.”
I strongly condemn today’s Israeli shelling of @UNRWA school in Jabalia . No words to adequately express my anger and indignation.
Krähenbühl said UNRWA was entering the “realm of accountability” and called for an end to the carnage.
Abdel-Karim al-Masamha, 27, said he and his family had come to the school after fleeing fighting near their home in the northern Gaza Strip.
“We did not find safety here,” he said. “People were martyred before our eyes. They were dismembered.”
Shelling earlier in the northern Gaza Strip killed an 11-year-old handicapped girl, Qudra said, with a subsequent shelling in the center of the small coastal territory killing a 16-year-old girl.
Five members of the same family in Jabalia were also killed in a strike.
A strike shortly afterwards in the southern city of Khan Younis killed 10 members of a single family, Qudra said, including one child who could not immediately be identified.
According to Qudra, the victims were all from the Abu Amer family.
A middle-aged man was killed early in the morning in the southern city of Rafah.
Three children were among six people killed in an Israeli tank shelling on Gaza City on Wednesday, medics said.
The attack took place in Tuffah neighborhood in the northeastern part of the city, killing six members of the Al-Khalili family, Qudra said.
Rights groups have expressed alarm at the number of children victims.
The more than 240 Palestinian children who have died represent at least 29 percent of civilian casualties, the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, said in a statement.
“We see children killed, injured, mutilated and burnt, in addition to being terrified to their core. The consequences run much deeper than previous flare-ups” in Gaza, UNICEF’s Gaza field office chief Pernille Ironside said.
An estimated 240,000 Palestinians having taken shelter in 85 of UNRWA’s schools and buildings following calls by Israel for civilians to evacuate whole neighborhoods before military operations.
On the Israeli side, militant fire, including cross-border rocket fire, has killed 53 Israeli soldiers in addition to two Israeli civilians and a Thai laborer.
Few Israelis want the operation to end now.
A Tel Aviv University poll published on Tuesday found 95 percent of Israel’s Jewish majority felt the assault was justified. Only four percent believed too much force had been used.
Meanwhile Chile, Peru and El Salvador said they were recalling their envoys to Israel in protest of the assault.
(AFP, Reuters, Al-Akhbar)

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The Zionist Caliphate?

“The Israeli Dream”: The Criminal Roadmap Towards “Greater Israel”?
Ethnic Cleansing Planned in the Middle East? History, Legality Ignored

By Felicity Arbuthnot

The concept of a “Greater Israel” according to the founding father of Zionism Theodore Herzl, is a Jewish State stretching “’From the Brook of Egypt to the Euphrates.’

Rabbi Fischmann, of the Jewish Agency for Palestine, stated to the UN Special Committee on 9th July 1947 that:

The Promised Land extends from the River of Egypt up to the Euphrates, it includes parts of Syria and Lebanon’”, wrote Michel Chossudovsky. (1)

Thus “from the Nile to the Euphrates.” Herzl’s detailed thesis was written in 1904.

Quoted in the same article is Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya on The Yinon Plan (1982) “ … a continuation of Britain’s colonial design in the Middle East”:

“(The Yinon plan) is an Israeli strategic plan to ensure Israeli regional superiority. It insists and stipulates that Israel must reconfigure its geo-political environment through the balkanization of the surrounding Arab states into smaller and weaker states.

“Israeli strategists viewed Iraq as their biggest strategic challenge from an Arab state. This is why Iraq was outlined as the centerpiece to the balkanization of the Middle East and the Arab World. In Iraq, on the basis of the concepts of the Yinon Plan, Israeli strategists have called for the division of Iraq into a Kurdish state and two Arab states, one for Shiite Muslims and the other for Sunni Muslims. The first step towards establishing this was a war between Iraq and Iran, which the Yinon Plan discusses.”

At the time Yinon wrote, the eight year, Western driven Iran-Iraq war was into its second year – with another six grinding years of loss, tragedy and heartbreak, valleys of widows, orphans, maimed, on both sides of their common border. The toll on life and health was compared to World War 1. Iraq of course, in an historic error, had virtually been fighting a proxy war for an American regime, even then obsessed with Islam, which, in Iran they had decided was the wrong sort of Islam. What the faith of a nation thousands of miles away had to do with Capitol Hill, remains a mystery.

The day after that devastating war ended, the US replaced Iraq over the then USS
R as the country which was the biggest threat to America. A devastated, war torn nation of, at the time, just under seventeen million people. (2)

Then came the dispute with Kuwait over allege
d oil theft and Dinar destabilizing with the then US Ambassador April Glaspie personally giving Saddam Hussein the green light to invade should he choose. The subsequent nation paralyzing UN embargo followed, then the 2003 decimation and occupation – another orchestrated downward spiral – and tragedy and now open talk of what has been planned for decades, the break up of Iraq.

Greater Israel” requires the breaking up of the existing Arab states into small states.

“Mission accomplished” for both the US with its long planned redrawing of the Middle East and North Africa – and Israel, through whose friendship with the Iraqi Kurdish autocracy, was set to become pretty well a partner in an autonomous, independent Iraqi Kurdistan. Dream come true, from “the Nile to the Euphrates”, the final fruition of near seventy years of manipulation and aggression for domination of the entire region.

The all is also the vision of the super hawk, dreamer of destruction of nations, Lt Colonel Ralph Peters since the early 1990s. Here is his 2006 version (3.) Peters is a man whose vision of eternal war is seemingly an eternal wet dream. Here, again, for anyone unaware of the Colonel, is a repeat of that dream (US Army War College Quarterly, Summer 1997):

“There will be no peace. At any given moment for the rest of our lifetimes, there will be multiple conflicts … around the globe. Violent conflict will dominate the headlines, but cultural and economic struggles will be steadier and ultimately more decisive. (US armed forces will keep) the world safe for our economy and open to our cultural assault. To those ends, we will do a fair amount of killing.

“We have entered an age of constant conflict.”

Peters would make some of history’s most megalomaniacal expansionists look like gift offering peaceniks. His cartographic monument to arrogance: “The New Map of the Middle East Project”, of geographical restructure in far away places of which he gave less than a damn, was published in the Armed Forces Journal in June 2006.

before

after

It was surely no coincidence that on 1st May 2006 Joe Biden, long time Member of the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations – now US Vice President of course – and Leslie Gelb, President Emeritus of the Committee, joint authored a New York Times piece (4) urging the break up of Iraq, dividing the country on ethnic lines: “ … giving each ethno-religious group – Kurd, Sunni Arab and Shiite Arab …” their own ethnic and political ghettos. Ignorance on wide inter-marriage, inter-relations, until 2003, inter-communities at every level for millennia, mixed  neighbourhoods, shared celebrations, religious festivals, joys and heartaches, boggle the imagination. The deluded article is entitled: “Unity through autonomy in Iraq.” Think non-sequeta, think mixed marriages, does the husband live in a “Sunni” ghetto and the wife a “Shia” one, for example?

“The Kurdish, Sunni and Shiite regions would each be responsible for their own domestic laws, administration and internal security.” A “five point plan” of ghettoisation, destruction, delusion and wickedness, the US-Israeli game plan for Iraq, with the UK as ever, tagging along dreaming of days of empire when, with France, Iraq and the region’s borders were imperially tinkered with just short of a hundred years ago (5.)

Aside from the shaming arrogance and illegality of the plan, ignorance is total. Clearly there is no knowledge in the great annals of the US State Department, Department of Foreign Affairs or the CIA of Iraq’s religious and ethnic minorities, also co-existing for centuries: Christians, Mandaeans, Yazidis, Turkmen, Jews, Zoroastrians, Bahai, Kakai’s, Shabaks – and indeed those who regard themselves as non-religious.

By October 2007 Joe Biden had: “attempted to create a reality when an overwhelming majority of the US Senate voted for his non-binding Resolution to divide Iraq in to three parts … (with) the Washington Post reporting that the 75-23 Senate vote was a ‘significant milestone’ ” in the severing of Iraq in to three, wrote Tom Engelhardt (6.)

Engelhardt is seemingly the only eagle eye to have picked up that: “The (tripartite) structure is spelled out in Iraq’s Constitution, but Biden would initiate local and regional diplomatic efforts to hasten its evolution.”

The Constitution, written under US imposed “Viceroy” Paul Bremer, is of course, entirely invalid, since it is illegal to re-write a Constitution under an occupation.

“Only the Kurds, eager for an independent State, welcomed the plan.”

What, ponders Engelhardt, with forensic reality, would be the reaction if Iraq, or Iran for example: “passed a non-binding Resolution to divide the United States in to semi-autonomous bio-regions?”

He concludes that: “such acts would, of course, be considered not just outrageous and insulting, but quite mad.” In Iraq however: “at best it would put an American stamp of approval on the continuing ethnic cleansing of Iraq.”

However, the US Administration’s commitment is clear, Joe Biden, a self confessed Zionist, stated at the annual J Street Conference in September 2013: “If there were not an Israel, we would have to invent one to make sure our interests were preserved.” (7) Think oil, gas, strategic aims.

Biden assured his audience that: “America’s support for Israel is unshakable, period. Period, period.” (sic) He stressed a number of times the commitment that President Obama had to Israel. His own long and deep connections, he related, stretched back to a meeting with then Prime Minister Golda Meir when he was a freshman Senator and latterly his hours spent with Prime Minister Netanyahu. The latest meeting was in January this year when he travelled to Israel to pay his respects to the late Ariel Sharon and subsequently spent two hours alone in discussion with Netanyahu.

It is surely coincidence that subsequently the rhetoric for the division of Iraq accelerated. Israel has had “military, intelligence and business ties with the Kurds since the 1960s” viewing them as “a shared buffer between Arab adversaries.”

In June Netanyahu told Tel Aviv University’s INSS think tank: “We should … support the Kurdish aspiration for independence”, after “outlining what he described as the collapse of Iraq and other Middle East regions …”(8) Iraq’s internal affairs being none of Israel’s business obviously does not occur (apart from their outrageous historic aspirations for the region in spite of being the newly arriving regional guest.) The howls of Israeli fury when even basic human rights for Palestinians in their eroded and stolen lands are suggested for the last sixty six years, however, metaphorically deafen the world.

Of course Kurdistan has now laid claim to Kirkuk, with its vast oil deposits. The plan for the Northern Iraq-Haifa pipeline, an Israeli aspiration from the time of that country’s establishment can surely also not have been far from Netanyahu’s mind. An independent Kurdistan, which indeed it has enjoyed almost entirely within Iraq, since 1992 – and immediately betrayed the Iraqi State by inviting in Israel and the CIA – would herald the planned dismemberment of Iraq.

It is darkly ironic, that whether relating to the break up of their lands or ghettoisation of those of Iraqis and Palestinians, this mirrors the plan of Adolf Eichmann, the architect of ethnic cleansing, who, after the outbreak of Word War II “arranged for Jews to be concentrated into ghettos in major cities …” he also devised plans for Jewish “reservations.”

Additionally he was an architect of forcible expulsion, one of the charges brought against him after he was captured by Israel’s Mossad and Shin Bet in Argentina in 1960. He was tried in Israel, found guilty of war crimes and hanged in 1962. Ironically his pre-Nazi employment had been as an oil salesman (9.)

Can Israel and the “international community” really be planning to mirror Eichmann by repatriating and ethnic cleansing? Will nations never look in to history’s mirror?

Notes

1.      http://www.globalresearch.ca/greater-israel-the-zionist-plan-for-the-middle-east/5324815

2.      http://www.populstat.info/Asia/iraqc.htm

3.      http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-redrawing-of-the-map-of-the-middle-east-begins-with-destruction-of-iraq/5387928

4.      http://www.nytimes.com/2006/05/01/opinion/01biden.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

5.      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sykes–Picot_Agreement

6.     http://www.alternet.org/story/64433/congress_wants_to_split_iraq_in_three_pieces,_but_who_asked_them

7.      http://www.politico.com/story/2013/09/joe-biden-israel-97586.html

8.      http://jordantimes.com/israels-netanyahu-calls-for-supporting-kurdish-independence

9.      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolf_Eichmann


 

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Al-Qassam Commander Mohammad Deif: Victory Will Be Ours

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The commander of Hamas’ military wing, Mohammad Deif declared that there will be no truce without lifting the Israeli siege on Gaza, stressing: “Victory will be ours.”

Breaking years of silence, the most-wanted Palestinian by the Zionist enemy warned that the occupation forces are facing fighters “craving to die,” referring to Palestinian resistance fighters who are looking to achieve martyrdom in the fight against the Zionist entity.

The ceasefire “will not take place unless the siege is lifted and the border crossings are all open,” Deif said in an audio message, adding that the “balance of power” had changed during the Israeli offensive which is now in its fourth week.

“What the air force and your artillery shelling has failed to accomplish, will not be accomplished by ground assault,” said Deif.

“You are sending your soldiers to a certain holocaust, God willing,” the commander of al-Qassam Brigades stated, warning the Zionist entity that it “will not know security unless the Palestinian people live in peace.”

Deif, who is partially paralyzed and wheelchair-bound, has survived five previous assassination attempts by the Israeli enemy, most recently when the occupation forces targeted his home in Khan Younis.

He took part in several operations against the Israeli enemy.

Source: Agencies

30-07-2014 – 11:25 Last updated 30-07-2014 – 11:25

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ON ISRAEL’S DOOMED FATE

WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 2014 AT 2:01AM GILAD ATZMON

By Gilad Atzmon

IDF’s colossal defeat in Gaza this week leaves Israel and Israelis with just three political and personal options:

1.     Mass expulsion – ethnic cleansing of the entire Palestinian population from territories controlled by Israel.  Such action may sound unreasonable or even phantasmic, but it is actually consistent with Zionist ideology and has many supporters within Israel and within the current Israeli cabinet. Moreover, oppression and brutality are embedded within Jewish political culture and even within the culture of the Jewish Left*. Clearly Israel possesses the military capability and fire power to proceed with such a plan for Nakba II.

2.     Exodus – mass emigration of Israelis who, quite reasonably, prefer to run for their lives. This option is obviously embedded within the exilic Jewish culture and completely consistent with Jewish diaspora identity. Emigration is available to most Israelis at the moment. However, it is likely that as violence in the region continues to escalate and Israel finds itself complicit in more and more war crimes and human rights abuse, Israelis may find out that their freedom to travel around the world is gradually restricted.

3.     Buying time –Israel’s favourite option. And certainly Benjamin Netanyahu’s preferred policy.

While both the 1st and the 2nd options are consistent with Jewish ideology, heritage and culture, it is the 3rd option that has been chosen by Israel’s governments for decades. It entails constant devastation of Gaza by means of medium scale massacres in the hope that Palestinians will eventually surrender and accept the domination of the Jewish State.

Just a month ago it seemed as if only divine intervention could save the Palestinians. However, as things stand at the moment, even God may find it difficult to rescue his favourite people. Israel has sunk into a fatal political, military and ideological paralysis. The destiny of the Jewish State has been revealed. It has no future in the region.

The key to understanding of Israel’s paralysis is not complicated. As much as Israelis favour the deployment of their devastating military might and its fire power, Israelis do not like to be caught with blood on their hands. As much as they like to kill, they hate to be the killers. This dilemma has matured into a political, ideological, strategic and spiritual deadlock. It puts the Jewish State into an impossible scenario that makes dwelling on someone’s else land simply unimaginable.

Noticeably absent among the viable options above is peace. Reconciliation is not a viable concept anymore. The notion of ‘peace’ as we understand it in the west (harmony and reconciliation) does not exists in modern Hebrew. The word ‘shalom’ that is commonly translated as ‘peace” is understood by Israelis as ‘security for the Jews.’ Israel has had plenty of time to reach harmony and reconciliation with the Palestinians. But it didn’t happen and for a reason. Israel is the Jewish State, it is ethno centric to its core, it is blind to the notion of universal rights and totally dismissive of the Palestinians and their rights.

It may be crucial at this point to add that the final stage of the Jewish State and the genocidal enthusiasm in which it manifests itself,  throws a devastating light on Jewish culture and the dangerous aspects that are entangled with Jewish identity politics and Jewish national collectivism.

The Wandering Who? A Study Of Jewish Identity politics and Jewish Power in particular – available onAmazon.com  & Amazon.co.uk

* It was Stalin’s ‘willing executioners’ who wiped out millions of Ukrainians in the name of ‘collectivization’ in the 1930s (Holodomor). It was the Yiddish Speaking International Brigade that massacred Catholics and burned their churches in Spain (1936), once again in the name of the ‘revolution.’ It was the Zionist Left which expelled the Palestinians in 1948. Killing en masse in the name of a great ideal, be it Moral interventionism, Gay rights, or even Jewish suffering, is unfortunately, consistent with Jewish political culture and attitude.

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Suleimani: Disarming Palestinian Resistance ’Daydream’

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Commander of the Iranian Al-Quds Brigades, Major General Qassem Suleimani, asserted that Iran will always support the Palestinian resistance and that disarming its factions is a mere daydream.

Suleimani added that the Zionist murderers and mercenaries must know that Iran will not shun backing the Palestinian resistance and that this will frighten the Israeli enemy.

Noting the painful scenes which display the Zionist massacres in Gaza, Suleimani vowed to punish the Israelis at the suitable time.

Suleimani greeted all the factions of the resistance and called on the Palestinians to fight the Zionist wherever they encounter them.

The Iranian commander also denounced all who are blocking the ways of support to the Palestinian resistance and condemned the western role in backing the Zionist crimes.

Source: Agencies

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Aggression on Gaza: Palestinians and Syrian steadfast – Shamfull Arabs Silent

 هنا بيروت: قراءة لبنانية لصمود غزة وسوريا

 كيف دمرت إسرائيل حياً كاملاً في ساعة بغزة


 العدوان على غزة : الفلسطينيون الصامدون .. والعرب الصامتون

 
 فضيحة تورط بعض العرب في العدوان على غزة
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كيف وصل ضحايا غزة الى ادلب السورية؟ انتحار الساموراي

كيف وصل ضحايا غزة الى ادلب السورية؟ انتحار الساموراي

وكالة أوقات الشام الإخبارية

نارام سرجون

 الاعلام الأميريكي والغربي عموما يجعل الفلسطينيين في غزة غزاة معتدين والاسرائيليين ضحايا أبرياء .. لايلام الاعلام الغربي في أنه جعل فلسطين يوما أرضا بلا شعب .. واليهود شعبا بلا أرض ..
ولكن الاعلام العربي في الربيع العربي تخصص في نوع جديد من قلب الحقائق .. فهو ينقل الجثث عبر الحدود ويقوم بتبديل الضحايا ونقل الجرحى من مكان الى مكان حسب الضرورات الصحفية .. الاعلام العربي مثلا كان يصور الضحايا برصاص وسكاكين المعارضة السورية والمسلحين الجهاديين على أنهم ضحايا النظام طوال ثلاث سنوات .. هكذا ببساطة يمكنك اذا قتلت بساطور أن تتوقع أن تجد صورة وجهك المشطور بالساطور في اليوم التالي تزين احدى افتتاحيات الصحف العربية البكائية التي تكتب تحت وجهك المشطور .. (من ضحايا النظام السوري المجرم الذي قتله شبيح نصيري) ليتم توزيعها في العالم والتسول على وجهك المشطور وتجنيد المجاهدين والمجاهدات للقتال والنكاح ..
لكن مهما بلغت قدرتك على التخيل فلن يمكنك أن تصل الى ابداعات الاعلام العربي في نقل جثث الضحايا عبر الحدود وتبديل الجرحى كما لو كانوا بضائع .. الا أن الابداع الدنيء هو أن يتم تبادل الضحايا بين غزة وسوريا في هذه الأيام العصيبة والدامية في غزة .. كما فعلت صحيفة القدس العربي (أورشليم) في عددها الصادر يوم أمس 29 تموز 2014 ..
A boy, covered with blood, reacts after sustaining injuries following what activists said was an air strike at a site by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Duma in eastern al-Ghoutaالقدس العربي قامت بنقل أجساد الضحايا من غزة الى ادلب .. وعلى طريقة فيصل القاسم الذي حيا الجيش الاسرائيلي على أخلاقه الرفيعة بالقياس الى لاأخلاقية الجيوش العربية وخص السوري منها .. فان أخلاقيات القدس العرب – وهي صحيفة تتبرع دوما بتقديم نفسها على أنها صحيفة القضية الفسطينية والشعب الفلسطيني وشعارها المسجد الأقصى – أخلاقيات هذه الصحيفة نشرت خبرين منفصلين الأول هو (سبعة قتلى وعشرات الجرحى بغارة جوية على قرية بشمال سورية) ووضعت صورة طفل جريح يتأوه وينزف من رأسه .. وتحدثت بالتفصيل عن قصف الجيش السوري للأطفال والمدنيين ووو .. وبقية المعزوفة المعروفة ..
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ولكنها في خبر ثان في نفس العدد وضعت صورة لطفل آخر جريح وينزف من رأسه وكتبت خبرا عنوانه (ثلاثة عشر شهيدا فلسطينيا في قثف مدفعي اسرائيلي على جباليا) ..

الخبران عاديان في أجواء الحرب .. ولكن ماهو غير عادي ويعبر عن جنوح نحو الرذيلة والدناءة هو أن الصورتين هما لنفس الطفل .. ومن يدقق في الصورتين ولون فانيلة الطفل وجرحه ينتبه الى أن الصورة فعلا لنفس الطفل ولكنها أخذت من زاويتين مختلفتين وبأبعاد مختلفة ..

 
لاأدري من اين هذا الطفل صراحة .. ان كان في سورية أم في غزة أم في زلزال باكستان .. لكن ماأعرفه هو أن العملية ليست بريئة .. وفيها ألاعيب نفسية واعلامية قذرة .. فالخبران يريدان أن يقولا للقارئ العربي: لاتعتقد أن هناك كبير فرق بين العدوان الاسرائيلي الشرس والضاري على أهل غزة وبين عدوان الجيش السوري على شعب سورية .. فالجيشان يقتلان نفس الضحايا ويمارسان نفس القتل .. وعندما يختلط الخبران والصورتان في الذاكرة اللاواعية يصبح التشابه كبيرا أيضا بين الجيشين في اللاوعي العميق خاصة ان خلفية الصورتين واحدة ..
 

مافعلته القدس العربي هو أنها اما نقلت صورة من غزة وألبستها لطفل في مدينة سورية وبالتالي فانها نقلت دم الغزاويين الذي سفكه الاسرائيلي الى سورية لتلوث به ثياب العسكري السوري .. ونقلت جثث الضحايا الى سورية .. وبذلك تخلص الاعلام الاسرائيلي والعسكري الاسرائيلي من صورة من الصور القبيحة وألصقها بالجيش السوري ..

واما ان القدس العربي نقلت صورة طفل سوري .. الى خبر غزة ..لالتبرئة الجندي السوري بل للدلالة على أن لافرق بين القاتلين .. فالقاتل واحد .. الجندي السوري هو جندي صهيوني ..

وقد لاتكون الصورة من سورية أو من غزة .. ولكن المزج بين الصورتين في خبرين مختلفين جعلها ملكا مشتركا للجيش السوري والاسرائيلي يتقاسمانها سويا في قتل شعب غزة وشعب سورية .. وهي دمج للحربين ليختلط الحابل وبالنابل ..

هذه اذا عينة من الاعلام العربي الذي لم يعد احد يجهل نفاقه ودمويته وخيانته .. وهي عينة تكشف كيف أن مجموعة من الصحفيين العرب لم يكونوا الا جنودا من جنود داعش الملثمين بورق الصحف ولكن لهم عقل داعش وسكاكين داعش لأنهم كانوا يذبحون الناس بما يكتبون وينشرون الأعناق بمناشير الكذب .. عشرات آلاف الصور التي نسبت للجيش السوري اكتشفنا يوما أنها كانت من حروب غزة .. وبعضها كان من حروب نكبة فلسطين ومن مجازر صبرا وشاتيلا كما كان يضعها الشيخ رائد صلاح المؤمن متباهيا على صفحته الشخصية ولايرف له جفن في الكذب ولاتأخذه في الكذب لومة لائم .. بل ان بعض الصور التي نسبت للجيش السوري كانت من ملفات الجريمة في اميريكا الجنوبية والوسطى والهند ..

صحيفة القدس العربي التي يفترض ألا تتاجر بدم فلسطيني واحد احتراما لاسمها ولقرائها الذين يعتقدون مخدوعين أنها فلسطينية لاتبالي بذلك .. بل تحتقر الفلسطينيين قبل كل الناس .. وتبيع دمهم كما تبيع البضائع والأحذية والدخان وعجلات السيارات .. لأنها صحيفة تأسست في الموساد كما وثق ذلك بدقة الأستاذ اسامة فوزي في موقع عربتايمز بمقالة مذهلة عن رئيس تحرير القدس العربي السابق الصحفي الطبال عبد الباري عطوان .. وبعد عطوان قررت قطر المالكة للصحيفة تكليف رئيسة تحرير جديدة خفية اسمها سناء العالول .. واعتقد أن اسمها الحقيقي هو “سناء العال” نسبة الى شرطة الطيران الاسرائيلية “العال” .. التي اقتنصت فرصة حرب غزة لتذكير الناس بالجيش السوري لأن الناس نسوا الشأن السوري وقد لطخ رذاذ الدم الغزاوي وجوه الجميع وعيونهم .. العالم يبحث عن القاتل .. وسناء والعرب يريدون أخذ يد العالم الى سورية .. كما يفعل أردوغان الذي لم يفعل شيئا لغزة ولكنه مصمم على أن يحارب مصر ويشد الانتباه الى مصر .. ولكنه لو قام بشء واحد من الضجيج ضد اسرائيل أو طرد السفير الاسرائيلي كما يفعل الأميريكيون الجنوبيون فلاشك انه سيحرج المصريين ويدفعهم لتغيير موقفهم دون استفزازهم ..
للأسف الاعلام العربي حاليا انتقل الى يد الأمراء النفطيين الذين يقطرون في عيني الأمة الصور المزيفة والكراهية .. ويحقنون في أوردة الناس الخديعة والمهلوسات .. ويسقون الأمة الاسرائيليات الخالصة والصافية .. وهؤلاء الأمراء أكثر عبرانية من تيودور هرتزل .. واسحاق وايزمن ..
الاعلام العربي والنفطي تحديدا يبتلع تدريجيا كل الثقافة التلمودية ويهضمها في معدته ويتغوطها في صحف عربية ومقالات وكتاب واعلاميين .. رائحة اسرائيل تفوح من الغائط ومن وجوه وأفواه وكتابات هذا الرعيل الأجرب من المثقفين والاعلاميين العرب والمؤسسات الصحفية العربية ..الخليجية التمويل ..ولانبالغ ان استنتجنا أن كم التغلغل الصهيوني في اعلام العرب أكبر منه في صحف تل أبيب .. وأكثر منه في الواشنطن بوست ومحطة فوكس نيوز .. وأننا نحتاج عملية تدمير شاملة لهذا الاعلام بمقاطعته واقتلاعه من جذره والغاء تأثيره .. وضمه الى قائمة مايقاطعه “مكتب مقاطعة اسرائيل” .. المكتب الذي صار مقاطعا من الدول العربية التي افتتحت بدلا عنه مكتب مقاطعة سورية .. وانضمت اسرائيل الى عضويته وتسلمت رئاسة الدورة الأولى فيه !! ..
كنا يوما نسخر من الاعلامي المصري الشهير أحمد السعيد ونحمله أسباب الهزيمة وأنه باعنا الوهم وخدّرنا حتى وجدنا الاسرائيلي يغسل قدميه في قناة السويس وبحيرة طبرية ونهر الاردن .. وهذا كان اتهاما لتلافي المسؤولية الحقيقية عن الهزيمة التي كانت لها أسباب معقدة .. ولكن ألم يكن أحمد السعيد أفضل من هذا الواقع الاعلامي المهين المتسخ والقذر .. ألم يكن حذاء أحمد السعيد أشرف وأنظف من اي فم أو لحية تقبل نعل الأمير .. وقفا الأمير .. وتملأ فمها من غاز الأمير .. كما يفعل فيصل القاسم ومذيعو الجزيرة الذين جعلوا الذوق العربي متسخا والعقل العربي معتوها دمويا يتقاتل مع نفسه ويبيع نفسه الوهم ويخدر نفسه بالهيرويين؟؟ .. اليس الاعلام المصري اليوم في حال كارثي وهو ينتج مخلوقات مشوهة للذوق والحس الأدبي والنفسي وللمشاعر الانسانية ومخلوقات هوجاء تتحدث لغة ركيكة وتنشر ثقافة مخجلة وحوار الشوارع الخليعة التي لاتفتح فيها مدارس ولامساجد بل كازينوهات ..أمثال عمرو أديب واخيه وبقية الاعلاميين الذين رقصوا لموت الأطفال في غزة وحيوا الجيش الاسرائيلي؟؟ عمرو أديب هاجم يوما القرضاوي ببذاءة لما تسبب به من هلاك للشعوب العربية التي عددها عمرو واحدا واحدا .. مرتين .. لكنه أغفل أن يعد الشعب السوري من بين ضحايا القرضاوي .. مرتين .. ابتلع لسانه الشعب السوري بملايينه ال 23 .. كما ابتلع حوت النفط الأسود لسان العرب كله .. من لغاليغه .. وألسنة المثقفين والاعلاميين العرب كلها .. من لغاليغها ..
لو كنت شخصيا صحفيا في صحف تتبع دول الخليج العربي المحتل لما كفاني أن أستحم في مياه المحيط الهادي لأغتسل من العار الذي نقله الي الانتماء الى هذا العالم الدنيء لأن ماء المحيط سيصبح عكرا من جسدي المتشرب بالانحطاط الأخلاقي والبشري .. ولما كفاني أن أفقأ عيني بيدي كما فعل أوديب الذي اكتشف أنه قتل أباه وتزوج أمه .. لأن هؤلاء يقتلون أمهاتهم ويتزوجون آباءهم !! .. ولو كنت صحفيا او كاتبا في اعلام الدعارة لما كفاني أنني ألقيت نفسي على سيف مستند الى الأرض كما يفعل الساموراي عندما ينتحر .. عقابا لنفسي على هذا الاثم والرزية ..
لكن في اعلام النفط لايوجد أوديب ولاأديب .. ولاساموراي واحد .. ولاحذاء ساموراي .. بل مجموعة من المتسولين البائسين المتنافخين شرفا .. ومجموعة من الطهاة الذي يقفون بأدب على بعد خطوات من مائدة الأمير ليسكبوا له طعامه .. ويمسحوا له لحيته كلما تبللت بالدم .. ولايشبهون الا الخدم الذين يمسكون المناديل أمام دورات مياه الأمراء والأثرياء ليمسح بها الأمير وضيوفه أيديهم واشياء أخرى ..
 

لقد آن أوان البيان والتبيين .. ويجب أن ينتهي عصر التهافت والمتهافتين .. وعصر التزوير والتخدير .. وعصر الساموراي الذي يرمي هؤلاء المتهافتين جميعا على سيف دمشقي .. يمتد من غزة .. الى ادلب ..

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Gaza, the continuation of the aggression and differing axes ..غزة ، استمرار العدوان .. واختلاف المحاور

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Judea Declares War on Russia on Behalf of the World

by  on July 25, 2014

I remember the Saker’s reluctance to identify the Jewish oligarchs in ‘rump Ukraine’ supported by their global network as the real core of the junta. I remember his frequent threats to ban all ‘racist’ comments that mentioned ‘Jews.’ And I remember wondering if this meant he was just another gatekeeper.

In retrospect it seems he was only rigorously adhering to Putin’s chosen strategy to  identify the agents of chaos in Ukraine exclusively as ‘neo-nazis or ‘fascists’ aided and abetted by the US and to pretend not to notice that what the Kaplans, Nulands, Kerrys, ‘Yatse’s’ and Poroshenkos have in common is not a coincidentally shared fondness for matzes.

Now it appears that the Saker’s restraint has its limits. An article by Bernard-Henri-Levyrecently published in the New York Times tested the Saker’s patience beyond endurance. Perhaps he saw it, as I do, as much more than the usual hate-filled ramblings of this two-bit intellectual poseur and more like a ‘Judea Declares War on Russia’ declaration appearing in the same newspaper that published the infamous ‘Judea Declares War on Germany.’ He is not addressing the French; his article is in English and it was published by the international Jewish clarion — the New York Times. Levy speaks to international Jewry and to the world and he purports to speak for the world.

It is interesting to note the Jewish division of labor with regards to Russia, using the time-tested Jewish tactic of taking positions on both sides of the issue. On the one hand Israel maintains a studied neutrality towards the open and growing conflict between Russia and the US and its Lapdogs (US & L). Israel even went so far as to abstain from the U.N. Resolution condemning Russia for the ‘takeover of Crimea,’ a rare if not unique disassociation from the US voting block which the media in the US & L did not comment on.

The job of bashing Russia is delegated to those who could only in irony be called the Jewish cognitive elite’ if its representative is Levy.

The Saker’s comments (below) are followed by Levy’s article.

France’s #1 Zionist bashes Putin and Europe in the NYT

by the Saker

Yup, you probably guessed it. It’s BHL, Bernard Henri-Levi, the so-called “philosopher” and France’s ArchZionist who after declaring war in Libya and, before that, Serbia, is now declaring war on Russia. Normally, I would post the article in question. But for BHL I will make an exception and only post the link:

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/23/opinion/putins-crime-europes-cowardice.html

If you can do that and keep your breakfast down, I urge you to read his piece. His racist hatred of Russians is not even subtle: “vodka-soaked rabble army” “undisciplined louts who know only the law of the jungle” “dogs of war who follow no creed and no law”. He does not even need to say “subhuman” like Iatseniuk did – it is already quite clear.

It’s 1917 (hiding behind a thin veneer of 1941) all over again. The Trotskists want their genocide again. But this time around Russia understands it and is ready.

Putin’s Crime, Europe’s Cowardice

By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY

Levy sporting his usual ill-advised décolletage

IN eastern Ukraine, Vladimir V. Putin has been playing with fire.

He has mobilized the worst elements to be found in the region.

He has taken thugs, thieves, rapists, ex-cons and vandals and turned them into a paramilitary force.

He has permitted ad hoc commanders of separatist groups to kill or chase off intellectuals, journalists and other moral authorities in the cities of Donetsk and Lugansk.

He has watched as a vodka-soaked rabble army destroys or takes over public buildings, hospitals, schools and municipal offices of the country it is pretending to liberate.

He has allowed a veritable gang war to take hold — without caring that he is losing control of the forces that he has unleashed, with rival bands pitted against one another and carving out fiefs amid the growing anarchy.

Most troubling of all: To this underworld without structure or discipline, to these undisciplined louts who know only the law of the jungle, to this new brand of fighting force that has only the dimmest idea of war and no idea, God knows, of the laws of war — to this motley collection Mr. Putin, the Russian president, gave a terrifying arsenal with which the amateur soldiers were unfamiliar and with which they have been playing, like kids with fireworks.

We know that Russia supplied vast quantities of heavy weaponry to the separatists and trained them to use the SA-11 surface-to-air missile system — the kind believed to have been used to bring down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.

One can envision the victorious gang celebrating with its trophy, playing with it as if it were a toy — one that can reach altitudes of over 70,000 feet.

One can similarly imagine Russian military officers — not so secretly assigned by the Kremlin to watch over the missiles and their use by amateur artillery crews targeting Ukrainian military aircraft — being overtaken by events and seized with panic.

One can even imagine their consternation when Igor Strelkov, the self-proclaimed defense minister of the Republic of Donetsk, claimed responsibility for shooting down a Ukrainian military plane — which turned out to be Flight 17.

We know what happened.

Whatever the outcome of the eventual investigation — an investigation made well nigh impossible by these dogs of war who follow no creed and no law, who, as they horrified the world by leaving the bodies of their victims abandoned in fields or heaped in poorly refrigerated train cars, as they reveled in their 15 minutes of fame by deploring before the news cameras of the world that the 298 lost souls had had the bad taste to “land” on people’s houses or in reservoirs used for drinking water, were also purloining the plane’s black boxes, organizing the export to Russia of possibly compromising debris, and casually stripping the bodies of objects of value — whatever the outcome of the investigation into all of this, an undeniable result was carnage, a war crime, an attack on Ukraine, the Netherlands and Malaysia all at once.

For all of these reasons, it was hard not to side with Ukraine’s president, Petro O. Poroshenko — who, it is worth noting, has shown in the terrible days since the crash the qualities of composure, dignity and authority that he exhibited during his campaign for office — when he asked the international community to classify as terrorist organizations the “people’s republics” of Donetsk and Lugansk.

It is also hard not to agree with Mr. Poroshenko when, several hours after the tragedy, speaking unemotionally and with no trace of hate, he reminded France’s president, François Hollande, that Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi had been blacklisted by the world for his suspected involvement in a similar attack on a commercial airliner, Pan Am Flight 103, over Lockerbie, Scotland, in December 1988.

Faced with this new Lockerbie, will we in the West do no more than beg Mr. Putin to provide “free and complete” access to the crash site and offer “full cooperation” in the recovery of remains?

Have we not a moral obligation to draw logical conclusions about a crime for which, because of his incendiary and irresponsible policies, deeply unworthy of the president of a great power, Mr. Putin is, in the end, wholly responsible?

Under the circumstances — with Mr. Putin having not yet agreed to back off in Ukraine, much less in Crimea — how can France morally justify its plan to deliver to Russia two Mistral-class warships, now being fitted out in the western port of St.-Nazaire? Do we want them to become the crown jewels of a Russian fleet off Sebastopol and, perhaps, Odessa?

To see the European Union acting so pusillanimously is very discouraging. France wants to hold on to its arms contracts for the jobs they are supposed to save in its naval shipyards. Germany, a hub of operations for the Russian energy giant Gazprom, is petrified of losing its own strategic position. Britain, for its part, despite recent statements by Prime Minister David Cameron, may still not be ready to forgo the colossal flows of Russian oligarchs’ ill-gotten cash upon which the City, London’s financial district, has come to rely.

In European parlance, this is called the spirit of Munich — appeasement. And it is a disgrace.

Bernard-Henri Lévy, a philosopher, is the author of “Left in Dark Times: A Stand Against the New Barbarism.” This essay was translated by Steven B. Kennedy from the French.

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Jewzi Nazraeli Fasicstrael Gazacide

by  on July 29, 2014

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Israeli shelling kills 20 Palestinians at UNRWA school in Gaza

Palestinians collect human remains from a classroom inside a UN school in Gaza City after the area was hit by shelling on July 30, 2014. (Photo: AFP – Marco Longari)
Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Updated 4:35 pm: Israeli bombings on Wednesday killed more than 77 Palestinians in Gaza, including at least 20 at a UN school, medics said, on day 23 of Israel’s assault against the besieged strip.
The deaths brought the Palestinian toll to more than 1,306, emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said. Qudra added that 180 Palestinians were injured on Wednesday, raising the total number of wounded to 7,200.
Shelling shortly after 5:30 am killed 20 people at the UN school being used as a shelter for those displaced by the war.
An AFP correspondent said the occupation forces had been pounding the area with tank fire for an hour before striking the school.
Blood was splattered across floors and mattresses inside classrooms as survivors picked through shattered glass and debris for flesh and body parts to bury.
At the edge of the schoolyard, some 20 donkeys lay dead, still tied to a railing.
Displaced Palestinians who had already had to leave their homes quickly gathered belongings and fled the building.
Khalil al-Halabi, director of UNRWA’s northern Gaza operations, said some 3,000 Palestinians were taking refuge in the school, in Jabalia refugee camp, when it came under fire around dawn.
“There were five shells — Israeli tank shells — which struck the people and killed many of them as they slept. Those people came to the school because it is a designated UN shelter,” he said.
Five of the wounded were in critical condition, Halabi said. It was the second time in a week that a UN school sheltering hundreds of homeless Palestinians had been hit.
“I condemn in the strongest possible terms this serious violation of international law by Israeli forces,” said UNRWA commissioner General Pierre Krähenbühl, saying the school’s location had been communicated to the Israeli army 17 times.
“This is the sixth time that one of our schools has been struck,” he said, calling the attack a “breaking point.”
I strongly condemn today’s Israeli shelling of @UNRWA school in Jabalia . No words to adequately express my anger and indignation.
Children, women and men killed & injured as they slept in place where they should have been safe and protected. They were not. Intolerable.
Krähenbühl said UNRWA was entering the “realm of accountability” and called for an end to the carnage.
Abdel-Karim al-Masamha, 27, said he and his family had come to the school after fleeing fighting near their home in the northern Gaza Strip.
“We did not find safety here,” he said. “People were martyred before our eyes. They were dismembered.”
Shelling earlier in the northern Gaza Strip killed an 11-year-old handicapped girl, Qudra said, with a subsequent shelling in the center of the small coastal territory killing a 16-year-old girl.
Five members of the same family in Jabalia were also killed in a strike.
A strike shortly afterwards in the southern city of Khan Younis killed 10 members of a single family, Qudra said, including one child who could not immediately be identified.
According to Qudra, the victims were all from the Abu Amer family.
A middle-aged man was killed early in the morning in the southern city of Rafah.
Three children were among six people killed in an Israeli tank shelling on Gaza City on Wednesday, medics said.
The attack took place in Tuffah neighborhood in the northeastern part of the city, killing six members of the Al-Khalili family, Qudra said.
Rights groups have expressed alarm at the number of children victims.
The more than 240 Palestinian children who have died represent at least 29 percent of civilian casualties, the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, said in a statement.
“We see children killed, injured, mutilated and burnt, in addition to being terrified to their core. The consequences run much deeper than previous flare-ups” in Gaza, UNICEF’s Gaza field office chief Pernille Ironside said.
An estimated 240,000 Palestinians having taken shelter in 85 of UNRWA’s schools and buildings following calls by Israel for civilians to evacuate whole neighborhoods before military operations.
On the Israeli side, militant fire, including cross-border rocket fire, has killed 53 Israeli soldiers in addition to two Israeli civilians and a Thai laborer.
Few Israelis want the operation to end now.
A Tel Aviv University poll published on Tuesday found 95 percent of Israel’s Jewish majority felt the assault was justified. Only four percent believed too much force had been used.
Meanwhile Chile, Peru and El Salvador said they were recalling their envoys to Israel in protest of the assault.
(AFP, Reuters, Al-Akhbar)
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Israeli jews as crazy as a box of frogs, but their turn will come soon

Global Research, July 30, 2014

In her latest post, my colleague Rania Khalek makes reference to “a new racist chant mocking the more than two hundred children slaughtered by Israel’s merciless bombing campaign in Gaza: ‘Tomorrow there’s no school in Gaza, they don’t have any children left.’”

This video shows an Israeli mob actually singing in celebration of children’s deaths in the style of a soccer fans’ song: “In Gaza there’s no studying, No children are left there, Olé, olé, olé-olé-olé.”

The mob also incites directly against Ahmed Tibi and Haneen Zoabi, two prominent Palestinian citizens of Israel who are members of the Knesset, Israel’s parliament.

The video of the 26 July event in Tel Aviv was published by Israeli journalist Haim Har-Zahav.

The words of the repulsive song have been translated for The Electronic Intifada by Dena Shunra:

Tibi – Ahmed Tibi

I wanted you to know

The next kid to be hurt will be your kid

I hate Tibi

I hate Tibi the terrorist.

Tibi – is dead!

Tibi – is dead!

Tibi – is dead!

Tibi is a terrorist.

Tibi is a terrorist.

Tibi is a terrorist.

They’ll take their papers away.

They’ll take their papers away.

They’ll take their papers away.

Olé, olé, olé-olé-olé

In Gaza there’s no studying

No children are left there,

Olé, olé, olé-olé-olé,

[Three lines, not entirely clear]

Who is getting nervous, I hear?

Zoabi, this here is the Land of Israel

This here is the Land of Israel, Zoabi

This here is the Land of the Jews

I hate you, I do, Zoabi

I hate all the Arabs.

Oh-oh-oh-oh

Gaza is a graveyard

Gaza is a graveyard

Gaza is a graveyard

Gaza is a graveyard

English subtitles

Tali Shapiro has posted a version of the same video with English subtitles.

(Click on caption, CC, at the bottom of the video if the subtitles don’t show.)

Please Do Not Look Away From Israel’s Wholesale Slaughter of Palestinians in Gaza – Funded By U.S. Taxpayers!

 • July 21, 2014
Israel commits genocide and crimes against humanity. The UN and US turn blind eyes. And why not when the United States slaughters black males, children and the mentally ill for profit, sex and experimentation. The enforcers of these atrocities the United States government.
In the United States, genocide and crimes against humanity are condoned, encouraged and rewarded.
Why would the United States care about Palestinians when the it doesn’t give a sh*t about its own citizens?
Originally posted on United States Hypocrisy:

***WARNING***                                                                      
***GRAPHIC IMAGERY AHEAD***
10513459_1444534255807899_5053076136496287146_nThe videos you are about to see are incredibly sickening and disturbing to watch. They should NOT be viewed in the presence of small children. I URGE YOU NOT TO LOOK AWAY, for as difficult as it might be for you to watch it, it pales in comparison to the 1.8 million people who are living through this hell in Gaza at the very moment. It is the American tax payers who have been footing the bills for this illegal occupation, along with the slaughtering of Palestine’s indigenous inhabitants that goes along with it. Every single member of the U.S. Senate and House voted to continue shelling out at least $3 billion annually to this regime’s weaponry, and the West has continually refused to hold Israel accountable for its outrageous war crimes. If the following images disturb you, then you should DEMAND your local and/or state representatives in the U.S. Congress cease supplying the weaponry for wholesale slaughter of innocent civilians immediately.
Do not accept for a moment the lie that these people are just “collateral damage” in Israel’s war against Hamas. The fact is that more than 469 Palestinians in Gaza have been killed by the Israeli military in the past 12 days.  As of 8:15 P.M. Central time on Sunday, July 20, there had been at least 100 Palestinians killed by Israeli military forces in a single day alone. Even if we are to ignore for a moment the fact that Hamas would never have existed were it not for the need of an oppressed people to resist against a colonial occupier, the brutal attack of an entire population, trapped with nowhere else to go – carried out from the air, the sea and the land – cannot in any way be justified as an act of “self-defense.” If anything it will only harden the feelings of the occupied and oppressed Palestinians, whose every attempt to carry on and start a new life is thwarted and destroyed by Israel simply because it will not rest until all of Palestine belongs to the state. 

The grieving man in the first video is the father of 4 year-old Sahar Salman Abu Amous whose life was so needlessly and viciously cut short.

Images From the Ongoing Attacks on Gaza:
 Do these look like “terrorists” to you?
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4 year old Sahir Abu Namus was murdered by Israeli military during yet another siege on Gaza.

The body of four-year-old Palestinian boy Sahir Abu Namus, who officers said killed in an Israeli air strike, is seen at a hospital morgue

4 year old Mohammed Al Awaj

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Their cousins were the four young boys killed on a beach in Gaza while playing soccer.

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Four young Palestinian boys were killed in an Israeli war crime. Their names were Ismail Mohammed Bakr, age nine; Ahed Bakr, age 10; Zakaria Bakr, age 10; and Mohammed Bakr, age 11.

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4 year-old Sahar Salman before and after being decapitated by Israeli shell. His life was so needlessly and viciously cut short.

1 in 5 people Israel is currently killing in Gaza are children.

Grieving mother and child

Kids killed in Al-Shuja'eyya

Ibrahim Al-Dalou

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A child says goodbye to her father

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July 18th

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5 month old Faris Al Mahmoum July 18

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4 year old Abdallah Ghazal carried by his father

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buried beneath the rubble

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10 year-old Jihad Esam Shahebar, 8 year old Fullah Tariq Shahebar, and 9 year-old Wasim Esam Shahebar

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Khamenei: Zionists Are Committing Genocide in Gaza, Resistance Will Gain Victory

خطبة عيد الفطر لقائد الثورة الاسلامية آية الله السيد علي خامنئي / العالم

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said that the Zionists are committing genocide and infanticide in Gaza and that mankind should show due reaction to it.

LeaderImam Khamenei continued calling on all freedom-seekers of the world to condemn and put on trial the leaders of this crime, the Zionist regime’s leaders and their supporters.

“Gaza is resisting bravely. I tell you that in the end, God willing, Gazans will gain victory against the enemy,” asserted the Leader, “Every 24-hour a day, from four corners people in the besieged land are under attacks of the wicked and filthy Israeli regime while these innocent people have no help.”

Ayatollah Khamenei stated, “The Zionist entity is deeply regretting having attacked Gaza and her supporters will do anything to help her with a truce. US president issued an edict to disarm Hamas and the Islamic Jihad in order to prevent the minimum strike by some rockets – possessed by Palestine’s popular resistance – against so many crimes of the Israeli army.”

The Leader further reiterated that unlike what US said about disarming Hamas and the Islamic Jihad, “entire world especially Muslim world, all are responsible to arm Palestine as much as they can.”

Ayatollah Khamenei mentioned the hardship Palestinian mothers withstand due to the Israeli infanticide in Gaza, he put emphasis on Resistance victory despite all supports for the atrocities by Israelis.

Imam Khamenei’s delivered his statements during the Eid sermon as his eminence led Tuesday Eid al-Fitr prayers in Iran’s capital city of Tehran in the presence of a massive congregation, slamming recent crimes of the Zionists against Gaza.

Source: Agencies

29-07-2014 – 12:24 Last updated 29-07-2014 – 12:24
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Israel secretly Colludes With ISIS terrorists to Justify Gaza Attack

The radical extremist group didn’t conquer a major chunk of the country on their own. They had help – from a secret ally, Israel

http://awdnews.com/top-news/9201-israel-secretly-colludes-with-isis-to-justify-gaza-attack.html

All eyes have been on ISIS as the jihadist group, in a matter of days, cut Iraq in half and declared its own state in the cities it captured. With fewer than 10,000 fighters ISIS forced the retreat of the better-armed Iraqi army forces many times its size. Their incredible success on the battlefield has fed into a growing lore about the group: the small band of fanatics that can take down a country. The truth is more basic and it’s something ISIS doesn’t want to admit—they weren’t acting alone.

It wasn’t having God on their side that let ISIS conquer Mosul and Tikrit with hardly a fight, analysts say. It was the Israeli regime that was there alongside them, unacknowledged partner in the coalition. Israel has deep organizational roots and was instrumental in the takeover but has been largely overshadowed by ISIS.

According to Iraqi intelligence officers who infiltrated the ranks of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Levant; Abu al-Ala al-Shami who ISIS official, in charge of training foreign jihadists who’ve flocked to Iraq, in a meeting with other members of Saudi-backed terrorist organization admitted there is a high level of intelligence cooperation exists between ISIS and Israel.

The Israeli government colludes with ISIS terrorists to create the pretext for the bombardment of Gaza, which has killed so far 2100 people, most of them innocent civilians.

The regime in Israel has intentionally (along with the US and PGCC) created, armed, and funded terrorist organizations like ISIS to justify its military aggression against the Gaza Strip as well as divide and conquer the Arab world.

“ISIS control in Mosul is contingent on political alliances they have made with Israel,” said Brian Fishman, a fellow at the New America Foundation, who has been following ISIS since the group’s early days during the Iraq war.

Israel secretly Colludes With ISIS to Justify Gaza Attack

“This alliance marching on Baghdad is not a natural one,” Fishman added. “We can understand how it was put together in opposition to Iranian government but what exactly is holding it together, and how sturdy it is, is an open question,” he said.

Hassan Hassan, an analyst at the Delma institute in Abu Dhabi, was one of the first observers to point out ISIS reliance on cooperation with Israel. He mentioned this very fact that ISIS is not interested in fighting Israel at this time. Rather, its focus remains fixed on dealing with “Muslims who have become infidels.

According to BBC, after being asked about Israel, a spokesman for ISIS tweeted, “The greatest answer to this question is the Qur’an, where Allah speaks about the nearby enemy–those Muslims who have become infidels–as they are more dangerous than those which were already infidels.”

The spokesman explained that ISIS’s continued focus on “Muslims who have become infidels” is more important than the “conquest of Jerusalem” because the conquest of Jerusalem will involve more than raw force.

He reportedly said, “Jerusalem will not be freed until we get rid of the idolaters, such as the wealthy families and the players appointed by the colonial government and who control the fate of the Islamic world.”

Israel Resumes Gaza Operation With Intensified Brutality

Israel Resumes Gaza Operation With Intensified Brutality – 32 Killed Tuesday Morning

http://nsnbc.me/2014/07/29/israel-resumes-gaza-operation-intensified-brutality-32-killed-tuesday-morning/

Israel resumed military operations from land sea and air after warning some 400,000 by text message and flyers to leave their homes. 32 were killed and 241 were injured within the first hours after operation “Protective Edge” resumed after midnight. Israeli PM Netanyahu promises that the campaign will continue until its objectives have been reached and tells Israeli citizens to expect a protracted campaign. Analysts reiterate that Israel and the U.S. target Palestinian, not Hamas.

The Israeli shelling from land, air and sea targeted areas in both the northern, western, central, southern, and eastern Gaza Strip. The shelling hit several high-profile targets, including the home of Hamas leader Ismail Haniye, the building of the Hamas government’s Ministries of Finance and of Agriculture, the port facilities, and the Al-Quds news agency. The brunt of the shelling, however, struck residential areas and homes of Gaza residents in Gaza City. Shelling was reportedly also intensive in the Al-Fakhri area of Khan Youis.

Gaza_2014-07-20_palestinePalestinian resistance fighters engaged Israeli ground troops in sporadic but pinpoint operations, causing ten Israeli casualties between midnight and dawn on Tuesday morning.

The Israeli Ha’arez confirmed the ten casualties, stating:“Ten Israeli soldiers died in the past 24 hours: Five in a militant border infiltration, four in mortar shell fire near the border and one during clashes in the South of Gaza”. The five killed during the “border infiltration” were reportedly killed after Hamas fighters tunneled into an Israeli military camp in the northern Gaza Strip.

Israel’s military confirmed that it had sent out a large number of warnings via mobile phones, telling people to evacuate the northern Gaza Strip. A spokesperson for the Israeli Defense Forces would not confirm reports according to which 400,000 had to evacuate but confirmed that the Israeli Air Force planned to intensify air strikes.

UNSG_Bankyimoon_South_SudanThe Office of UN Secretary General Ban Kyi-moon asserted that Israel has dropped flyers over the northern Gaza Strip, telling people to evacuate. UN Shelters are already filled over capacity. On Monday, the UN reported that over 170,000 additional people had been displaced by Israel’s latest aggression.

The Office of the Secretary-General reports that UN Secretary Ban Kyi-moon warned Israel that the IDF’s warning of Palestinians to leave their homes would have a further devastating impact on the humanitarian situation of the beleaguered civilian population in the Gaza Strip. Ban stressed that Israel must maintain proportionality in any kind of military response to the rockets launched by Hamas.

The UN Secretary-General stopped short of demanding that Israel stopped its disproportional use of military force and of implying that further violations of international law would have consequences.

Christof Lehmann -2011Independent analyst and nsnbc editor Christof Lehmann replied to a question on the UN Secretary-General’s response saying:

“The UN is about to share the fate of the League of Nations. First it became impotent, then it became irrelevant and fell into oblivion. Even if the UN had a Secretary-General who actually tried to uphold international law, the Security Council would assure that any conflict becomes the geopolitical play-thing of the U.S., UK, France, Russia and China…

“What is that is unclear? The Geneva Conventions are unambiguous. Article 25 states: ´The attack or bombardment, by whatever means, of towns, villages, dwellings, or buildings which are undefended is prohibited`”. (emphasis added).

Asked about Israeli PM Benyamin Netanyahu’s statements to the Israeli public that “Protective Edge” would be continued until the objectives were reached and what the objectives were, he replied:

“The objectives have been clear even before the operation began. The Netanyahu government and Washington aim at destroying Palestinian unity and the unity-government. Hamas had lost a lot of sympathies, nationally and internationally, after it openly sided with the Zionist and NATO’s aggression against Syria and other regional Zionist and NATO projects. What we see now is that Hamas get’s a PR boost and entrenches itself in Gaza for the coming years, and the unity-government will be limited to the West Bank. That and nothing else is the objective, and some 1,200 had to be killed for achieving it, so far”.

presient_abbasThe points seem to be underpinned by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas who rejected participating in the recent talks in Paris. The Cairo Post quoted Abbas as saying:

“We are facing a very serious problem; this problem is primarily known for the fact that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu does not want [Palestinian] national unity or a government of national reconciliation and does not want any political solution. … These are the priorities and headlines that Netanyahu sets for himself, and they are the real cover for the aggression unfolding in Gaza Strip.”

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The Israeli military onslaught has so far killed over 1,200 and injured between 3,500 and 5,000 Palestinians. Infrastructure, including water and electricity throughout the Gaza Strip have largely collapsed.

Hospitals are overwhelmed and have on several occasions been directly targeted. Israel’s warning, that Palestinians shall leave the northern Gaza Strip because the operations “will be very dangerous” poses the question “where shall the people go?”

Concluding the phone call with nsnbc editor Christof Lehmann  Tuesday morning, he said: “Considering that Israel’s military shelled hospitals and schools functioning as improvised, overcrowded refugee camps, there is no safety anywhere. All there is in Gaza is genocide, everywhere. A free-fire-zone in a world that descends into anarchy”.

 

Another jewish myth blown away “God Gave Israel To Jews”

‘Mind-Blowing’ Bible Experience Answers: God Gave Israel To Jews?

http://beforeitsnews.com/israel/2014/07/god-gave-israel-to-the-jews-author-naomi-wolfs-mind-blowing-bible-experience-2446712.html

 

Author Naomi Wolf was challenged to read the Bible.  What she found blew her mind (her words). What she wrote about this is likely to blow your mind, too.

 

She posted the results on Facebook on Monday morning:

 

Okay, so I was challenged below: “Read the Bible! God gave the land of Israel to the Jewish people.”

 

So….I may get crucified for this but I have started to say it — most recently (terrified, trembling) to warm welcome in a synagogue in LA:

Actually if you read Genesis Exodus and Deuteronomy in Hebrew — as I do — you see that God did not “give” Israel to the Jews/Israelites. We as Jews are raised with the creed that “God gave us the land of Israel” in Genesis — and that ethnically ‘we are the chosen people.”

But actually — and I could not believe my eyes when I saw this, I checked my reading with major scholars and they confirmed it — actually God’s “covenant” in Genesis, exodus and Deuteronomy with the Jewish people is NOT ABOUT AN ETHNICITY AND NOT ABOUT A CONTRACT. IT IS ABOUT A WAY OF BEHAVING.

Again and again in the “covenant” language He never says: “I will give you, ethnic Israelites, the land of Israel.” Rather He says something far more radical – far more subversive — far more Godlike in my view. He says: IF you visit those imprisoned…act mercifully to the widow and the orphan…welcome the stranger in your midst…tend the sick…do justice and love mercy ….and perform various other tasks…THEN YOU WILL BE MY PEOPLE AND THIS LAND WILL BE YOUR LAND.

So “my people” is not ethnic — it is transactional. We are God’s people not by birth but by a way of behaving, that is ethical, kind and just. And we STOP being “God’s people” when we are not ethical, kind and just. And ANYONE who is ethical, kind and just is, according to God in Genesis, “God’s people.”

And the “contract” to “give” us Israel is conditional — we can live in God’s land IF we are “God’s people” in this way — just, merciful, compassionate. AND — it never ever says, it is ONLY your land. Even when passages spell out geographical “boundaries” as if God does such a thing, it never says this is exclusively your land.

It never says I will give this land JUST to you. Remember these were homeless nomads who had left slavery in Egypt and were wandering around in the desert; at most these passages say, settle here, but they do not say, settle here exclusively. Indeed again and again it talks about welcoming “zarim” — translated as “strangers” but can also be translated as “people/tribes who are not you” — in your midst.

Blew my mind, hope it blows yours.

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