Thursday, July 31, 2014

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

Wednesday July 09, 2014 - 06:09
This list is constantly updated due to the ongoing Israeli assault on Gaza since July 8th. The following 1151 nameshave been confirmed - the actual number is at least 1359, as of 7/30 at 11 pm. Full Story
Thursday July 31, 2014 - 13:38
Following two days of massive Israeli bombardment of all parts of the Gaza Strip resulting in more than 200 Palestinians dead, the early hours of Thursday morning saw 13 additional Palestinians killed, and dozens injured. Full Story
An Israeli soldier walks past a Merkava tank along the border between  Israel and the Gaza Strip, on July 30, 2014 (AFP Gil Cohen Magen)
Thursday July 31, 2014 - 12:13
Israel has called up 16,000 additional reservists to the holster of its ongoing slaughter in the Gaza Strip, now in its third week of operations and during which over one thousand Gazans have already been killed, over 85% of whom were civilians. Full Story
Gaza burns at sunset - Al Jazeera English
Thursday July 31, 2014 - 10:24
The United Nations continued to rhetorically condemn Israel yesterday. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called an attack on a school, which held displaced Palestinians, “outrageous.” Full Story
photo: PNN
Thursday July 31, 2014 - 08:55
Hours after Israel shelled yet another UN school sheltering internally displaced families and a marketplace in Gaza, killing dozens of people, an unnamed defense department official revealed to CNN that the US had approved an Israeli request to tap into the one billion dollar weapons stockpile the US keeps in Israel. Full Story
Khaled Mashal and Ismail Haniyeh -- Palestinian News Network (PNN)
Thursday July 31, 2014 - 07:13
According to Israeli media, Benjamin Netanyahu rejected a proposal to kill Hamas political leaders in response to the ongoing firing of rockets by resistance fighters from Gaza to Israel. Full Story