Here in London the fighting in Gaza did top the national news programs. There was also the usual attempt to blame it all on Israel. Arab spokesmen claimed that America and the EU should have financed the Hamas government because it was legally elected -- so what if its party platform was the genocide of all Jews worldwide? America was accused of hypocricy for not supporting a free, democratic election just because the winner believed in genocide!!! The American spokesman took some time to catch his breath before replying that he saw the situation somewhat differently.Welcome to the BBC!
Gunmen in Egypt kill guard outside Niger embassy (Reuters)
from the article: The bystanders