Monday, December 29, 2008
U.N. Security Council Statement on Attacks in Gaza
The U.N. Security Council and the U.N. Secretary General have called on Israel and the Palestinians to end all military activies and violence, as Israeli airstrikes in response to rocket attacks by militants in Gaza reportedly killed 300 people and wounded more than 600 in the Strip. Click here to read more from the UN News Centre. Israeli troops and tanks are gathering along the Gaza border for a possible land invasion. Click here to read more.
For alternative news sources, as well as material for those wanting to deepen their knowledge of the historical and political background and "structural" causes of the current escalation of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, please see my post at the Ratio Juris blog, "Israeli Bombardment of Gaza, etc.": http://ratiojuris.blogspot.com/2008/12/israeli-bombardment-of-gaza-etc.html
Posted by: Patrick S. O'Donnell | Dec 30, 2008 2:33:21 PM