#53 SG. American Rip van Winkle - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ron
    • 23.12.09 | 01:39 (IST)

    Where have you been? Can't you read? Israel controls sea and air space and ALL points of entry and egress to Gaza. Israel claims it permits an average of 80 truckloads a day of international aid to enter gaza. That in itself is almost an admission of genocide. According to the UN World Food Program, Gaza with a population of 1.4 million requires daily 400 trucks of just food to meet basic nutritional needs. Israel also forbids entry of building materials, electrical appliances,spare parts for cars and machines, fabrics,threads, needles, candles, matches, mattresses, sheets, blankets, cutlery, crockery, cups, glasses, musical instruments, books, tea, coffee, sausages,and shoes. UN relief agencies report that 80% of Gazans depend on meager trickle of Intl aid that Israel permits to enter; 450,000 (30%) of Gazans are without clean water; patients are in dire need of medical care. WHO reports not enough IVs. Nurses are forced to put blood into plastic bottles to transfer to IV bags.

    from the article: Rights groups: World has betrayed the citizens of Gaza
    First published 04:19 22.12.09 | Last updated 11:11 22.12.09
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