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Why Israel’s 'Hasbara Queen' Failed Miserably to Explain Shireen Abu Akleh’s Killing

Hasbara envoy Noa Tishby is trying to frame mounting evidence of Israel’s culpability in Shireen Abu Akleh’s death as 'subconscious antisemitism.' Shabby, appalling and immoral aren't the only ways of describing her strategy

Abe Silberstein
Abe Silberstein
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After Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was killed in Jenin this month, triggering harsh international criticism of the Israel Defense Forces, the Israeli government first sought to encourage doubt as to the identity of the shooter.

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