The Daily Mail leads its coverage of Israel’s Operation Protective Edge with an air strike on a Gaza house but omits the owner’s Hamas affiliation.
Australian broadcaster ABC News fails to mention the most vital statistic of the lot – the hundreds of Hamas rockets pounding Israel from Gaza.
The BBC’s Yolande Knell reports from Gaza, omitting vital context, while imbuing Israelis with a particular malevolence.
The New York Times disparages the IDF’s measures to avoid civilian casualties in Gaza while failing to focus on Hamas’ policy of using human shields.
The Times of London corrects an error concerning Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman’s status in government, following an email from HonestReporting.
Israel is under fire and has launched Operation Protective Edge to bring about the end of Hamas rockets from Gaza.
HonestReporting’s Simon Plosker calls out those who spread baseless insinuations that Mohamed Abu Khdeir’s murder was an ‘honor killing’.
Joshua Mitnick is a freelance reporter covering Israel and the Palestinian territories for a variety of media outlets. In the past week he has been filing stories for both The Times of London and the Wall Street Journal. Yet, while the stories have been similar, there are marked differences in the language and terminology used.…
Writing in the Daily Telegraph, Chris Doyle portrays kidnapping-supporting Hamas as a key to a peace that Israel is trying to destroy.
The Christian Science Monitor misunderstands when it portrays Israel as participating in a “cycle of revenge killings” in response to three teens’ murder.