#82 Peter SM. Aussie of dubious integrity - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • Ron
    • 23.12.09 | 20:22 (IST)

    I don't know much about Australia, but assume if an interlocutor writes as fact things he knows nothing about, he is considered either a liar, or intellectually dishonest. You may have the benefit of the doubt: you chose. Some Gazans have been able to enter Israel for medical treatment. But Human rights orgs say dozens have died in last 18 months waiting for permits to enter Israel. You have no idea what Hamas does with delivered goods. There is no research data available on the subject. Water and sewage pipes cannot be used to make Qassam rockets. That is a lie. The rest is nonsense. Israel forbids entry of building materials, medical equipment, medicines, 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. Israel allows only 30 to 40 commercial items to enter Gaza compared to 4,000 approved prior to 2006.

    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
Haaretz Headlines
Patrick Leahy - AP - 16.5.2012

U.S. is closely tracking allegations of Israeli human rights violations, State Dept. tells Leahy

Statement comes in response to letter from Senator Patrick Leahy and 10 other Democrats asking for reassessment of military aid due to alleged 'gross violations of human rights.'

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone leaves after appearing on the LBC radio station in London
Despite furor over 'Zionist Hitler' comment, Livingstone denies responsibility for Labour's election results

Former London mayor, who said last week that Hitler had supported Zionism, accuses right-wing parliamentarians of stoking anti-Semitism to harm party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

02:22 07.05.16 | 0 comments
Habayit Hayehudi MK Bezalel Smotrich speaks at the Knesset plenum

Lawmaker: Israel should take revenge on Palestinians to preempt Jewish 'revenge attacks'

Right-wing MK Smotrich claims that the arson-murders of the Dawabsheh family and the killing of Mohammed Abu Khdeir were private citizens' 'justified aspirations' for revenge.

Dilek Dundar, journalist Can Dundar's wife, and his lawyer, 2nd left, overpower a gunman
After assassination attempt, Turkish journalist sentenced for revealing state secrets

Can Dundar, editor-in-chief of Cumhuriyet, and Erdem Gul, the newspaper's Ankara bureau chief, have been sentenced to at least five years jailtime.

00:57 07.05.16 | 0 comments