Tuesday, July 22, 2014

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

IMEMC News - International Middle East Media Center

Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 13:30
This list is constantly updated due to ongoing Israeli assault on Gaza since July 8th. The following 545 names have been confirmed. At least 3720 Injured. Full Story
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Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 00:08
Yesterday, Israel's high court ruled that the state is not obligated to provide bomb shelters to its Bedouin citizens, following an incident in which a Bedouin man was killed and his family injured, by a rocket which hit his encampment on Saturday, Full Story
Empty Boeing 737 passenger cabin -- Magnus Manske/Wiki Commons
Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 22:48
Media reports are now surfacing to declare that, upon talks between political officials and UN chief Ban Ki-moon -- who asserted his "hope and belief" that an end to the conflict in Gaza could be "very near" -- international airlines have ceased flights to and from Israel indefinitely, citing security concerns. Full Story
Israeli sergeant Oron Shaul -- photo: Al Ray
Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 21:30
Al-Qassam Brigades said on Sunday that it had managed to capture an Israeli soldier, during clashes with the Israeli army, in the Gaza Strip -- the first since the exchange of Gilad Shalit, for 1,027 Palestinian prisoners, in 2011. Full Story
Wounded Child - IHH Humanitarian Relief
Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 13:49
Updated - Medical sources in Gaza have reported that eight more Palestinians have been killed, and dozens injured in ongoing Israeli bombardment in different parts of the Gaza Strip. Full Story
Ecuadora Ambassador to Israeli (image by lainfo.es)
Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 13:18
The Ecuadoran Ambassador has been recalled from Israel, citing the ongoing Israeli assault on Gaza which began nearly two weeks ago, and has killed over 550 Palestinians. Full Story
Rubble of what were homes in Gaza
Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 10:20
As the Israeli army continued its illegitimate offensive on civilians in the besieged coastal region for the fourteenth day, today, Palestinian medical sources have reported that fourteen Palestinians have been killed, and dozens injured, as the Israeli army fired more missiles into Palestinian homes. Full Story
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Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 07:32
In the 2014 African Literature Association (ALA) meeting in Johannesburg, the ALA approved a resolution supporting the academic boycott of Israeli academic institutions. Full Story