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Last Saturday's Gaza march

15-01-2009 13:51

Activist locked on inside shop
Photographs and a short written piece on the march

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Israeli forces shell the main UN relief compound in Gaza City.

15-01-2009 12:43

Bethlehem – Ma’an/Agencies – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon expressed outrage to top Israeli officials on Thursday after Israeli forces shelled the main UN relief compound in Gaza City.
"I conveyed my strong protest and outrage to the defense minister and the foreign minister and demanded a full explanation," Ban said, adding that he had demanded an investigation into the shelling.

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The army at the door…

15-01-2009 12:31

Short texts & updates from the blogger -
9:45 am GMT/11:45 Gaza time:
Families from neighbouring buildings trying to run to safety to hospital from fire & gunfire. Most staff wearing masks due to fear of phosphorous gas attack.

9:04 am GMT/11:04 Gaza time:
fire out window 10 yards from babies in incubators, putting out fire with pots and pans as hose does not reach.

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Al-Quds hospital under attack

15-01-2009 11:04

Latest text from tales to tell blogger - rockets at back of Al-Quds hospital, hospital staff putting out fires

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Ehud Olmert's dreams (by Latuff)

15-01-2009 10:11

Ehud Olmert's dreams
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of the brave Palestinian people and their resistance against U.S. backed IsraeHell's state terror.

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A very jewish confession

14-01-2009 21:09

On the 9th of January an email was sent to thousands of jews around the country telling them that the Board of Deputies of British Jews had canceled the so-called 'Peace Rally' on the 12th. A copy of the email was posted on indymedia and quickly hidden, correctly identified as a hoax. Now indymedia can reveal the culprits were the satirical 'Jewdas' anti-culture group whom some might remember from a really weird and rammed event at the rampART social centre several years ago. Below is their confession...

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Seven Years of Guantánamo Bay: London Actions to Mark Anniversary

14-01-2009 18:47

Sunday 11 January 2009 marked seven years of lawlessness, torture, abuse, arbitrary detention and all the extralegal excesses committed by the Bush administration in the name of the “war on terror” as the detention and torture camp at Guantánamo Bay “celebrated” its seventh birthday.

With pictures at:

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VIVA PRESIDENTE MORALES - cuts diplomatic ties with Israel

14-01-2009 17:37

Taking a strong stand for international law Evo Morales, President of Bolivia not only broke diplomatic ties with Israel today, but announced his support to charge Olmert with war crimes.

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Israelis Rain 'Phosphorous Bombs' Over Gaza

14-01-2009 10:27

"There is no doubt that Israel is using phosphorous bombs over Gaza. Israel is flagrantly violating the Fourth Geneva Convention," says Raji Sourani, head of the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) in Gaza.

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The both sides of Gaza conflict (by Latuff)

14-01-2009 07:53

The both sides of Gaza conflict
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of the brave Palestinian people and their resistance against U.S. backed IsraHell's state terror.

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Israeli weaponry under scrutiny

14-01-2009 00:55

NAZARETH, ISRAEL // Concerns about Israel’s use of non-conventional and experimental weapons in the Gaza Strip are growing, with evasive comments from spokesmen and reluctance to allow independent journalists inside the tiny enclave only fuelling speculation.

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Gaza Solidarity Events in Nottingham

13-01-2009 20:18

With the Israeli assault on Gaza showing no signs of letting up, there are two further Gaza solidarity events in Nottingham this coming Friday and Saturday. These follow on from a well-attended demonstration in the Market Square late last year and a busy public meeting at Bobbers Mill Community Centre last weekend.

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IMEMC Special: White Phosphorus and its use in Gaza

13-01-2009 13:35

Press TV Images of WP use in Gaza
White Phosphorus (P4) is a waxy fat soluble colorless or slightly yellow solid with a garlic smell that is not naturally occurring but is produced in the laboratory. It is highly reactive with oxygen (ignites spontaneously upon drying and exposure to air) producing compounds like P4O6 (phosphorus pentoxide) and P4O10 which upon contact with water becomes oxophosphoric acids (aslternatively direct reaction with water can lead to phosphoric acid HPO4 through some intermediate compounds)

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Free Gaza – Brighton West Pier Solidarity Banner Drop

13-01-2009 12:51

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Banner drop today on Brighton's West Pier

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Protest for Palestine - 17/1/09

13-01-2009 12:07

Two weeks ago thousands protested in Liverpool. Therefore we are looking for an even bigger turn out and these protests shall continue until Israel ceases its barbarity and lifts its draconian siege of Gaza. For the sake of the children and civillians dying in this catastrophe please spread the word far and wide.

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Talk from Guantanamo former detainee and guard - Cageprisoners National Tour

13-01-2009 11:22

I attended the second night of this tour in Bristol, and would highly recomend it. The opportunity to watch the conversation unfolding between these people is a rare and profound experience, full of emotional insights and even humour amongst the grim reality.
Please support this tour and check back to to find out more about how it came about. It's an incredible story.

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Israeli far-right group demo @ Iranian embassy Thursday 15th 7:30

13-01-2009 02:54

Beitar, the Revisionist Zionist group founded by Jabotinsky, whose early members trained alongside Mussolini's blackshirts in Citavecchia, will be airing their extremist views at the Iranian embassy on Thursday.

It's only a short walk from the Israeli embassy, so confrontation seems inevitable, after Beitar members attacked people leaving the End the Massacre in Gaza demo last Wednesday.

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Anti raytheon protest enters second month in Bristol...

13-01-2009 00:16

Protesters have been in ocupation of the roof of an office of Rayheon in north Bristol, for over a month... See for more info... Any support, food, clean, warm cloths, water and building materials all welcome... find us opposite uwe Filton campus in Bristol Bussiness Park. Come and give your time living in luxuary in our 5 star tent village abd show your support for getting arms dealer out of our communities...!!!

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An Eye For An Eyelash: The Gaza Massacre - Part 1

12-01-2009 21:47

On March 24, 1999, an emotional Tony Blair appealed to the House of Commons and to the people of Britain:

"We must act to save thousands of innocent men, women and children from humanitarian catastrophe."

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New Free Gaza boat leaves Larnaca for Gaza, 12th January

12-01-2009 21:33

The Free Gaza boat 'Spirit of Humanity' has sailed from the Cypriot port of Larnaca carrying doctors, parliamentarians, human rights observers and journalists. Israeli press reports suggest that the Israeli Navy plans to attack the boat in International or Gaza waters (the former would legally be piracy). The previous Free Gaza boat, the 'Dignity,' was rammed and had to seek refuge in Lebanon.