Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Checking Illegal Israeli Expansionism: Towards International Law, Health, And Dignity In The Middle East

“The U.N. chief on Tuesday accused Israel of lying about attacks on United Nations schools and other facilities during the Gaza military campaign -- including one reported to have killed more than 40 people -- and formally demanded compensation.

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said a U.N. investigation found conclusively that Israeli weaponry -- some containing white phosphorus -- was ''the indisputed cause'' of attacks on several schools, a health clinic and the world body's Gaza headquarters.” …

Associated Press “UN Demands Israel Compensation for Strikes in Gaza” May 5, 2009


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Photo and map credits: Various. All copyright controlled. 1947 Map based upon information from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Via Wikipedia.


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