Browsing Tag Gaza blockade

4 Thoughts on “The World’s Largest Outdoor Prison”

The Independent breaks out the violins for Gaza. Locals call it “the world’s biggest prison”, and it’s not difficult to understand why. Here are a few thoughts on Alistair Dawber’s...

April 14, 2013 11:48 By :

NPR: Israel Starving Gaza of Its Resources

Ignoring a new Hamas power grab, NPR claims Israel is trying to starve Gaza.

March 5, 2013 10:07 By :

Eastern Jerusalem Palestinians “Israelizing” Themselves

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories 1. Haaretz describes how Palestinians in eastern...

December 31, 2012 16:12 By :

Is Hamas Interfering In Egyptian Elections?

Media reports suggest Hamas meddling with Muslim Brotherhood.

June 17, 2012 15:11 By :

Life of Luxury in “World’s Largest Concentration Camp”

Is this Gaza, or Monaco?

June 17, 2012 12:54 By :

Egypt’s political disarray turns even more chaotic

Everything you need to know about today’s coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Today’s Top Stories: 1. Egypt’s political disarray turns...

June 14, 2012 18:57 By :

Pipe Dreams

Hamas's pipe dreams BBC and some non-governmental organizations broke out the violins for the Gaza’s children: the drinking water’s contanimated and you know whose fault that is. The charities...

June 14, 2012 12:36 By :

It’s Only an Outrage When Israel Cuts Electricity

Once again, Israel‘s talking about cutting electricity to Gaza. And now, Turkey‘s talking about cutting electricity to Syria too. Last time this was an issue, Hamas blacked out Gaza, but Israel...

November 27, 2011 21:01 By :

Turkey Validates Gaza Blockade With Syrian Blockade

Turkey announced its own arms embargo on Syria and says it already intercepted a Syrian flagged ship. I’m all for it. But when you compare Prime Minister Erdogan’s approach to Syria and Hamas,...

September 25, 2011 9:31 By :

The Broken Clock Logic of Palmer’s Rejectionists

Just as a broken clock is still correct once a day, it’s safe to say that the UN will vindicate Israel once in a blue moon. But as I read The Guardian’s staff-editorial on the Palmer report,...

September 5, 2011 11:16 By :