May 22 Links

Video Shows Assad’s Uniformed Gunmen Opening Fire on Demonstrators
Amateur cameraman in Hama comes under direct fire in the most damning Syrian video yet.

The Blowup With Israel
I liked the Washington Post response to the Obama-Netanyahu summit.

Exposing Abbas
Credit Benny Morris with the most authoritative fisking of that Mahmoud Abbas op-ed.

Preoccupation with Israel in the British Media
In-depth Just Journalism study examines the UK media’s fixation on Israel in the 12 months leading up the Arab Spring. Why was Fleet Street caught off guard by the Arab Street?