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Gaza Doctor Says Death Toll Inflated

YNet News asks: What really is behind the numbers reported on the number of civilian casualties in the Gaza Strip? Italian newspaper Corriere Della Sera reported Thursday that a doctor working in Gaza’s Shifa Hospital claimed that Hamas has intentionally inflated the number of casualties resulting from Israel’s Operation Cast Lead. “The number of deceased

Holding Fire: IDF Withdraws From Gaza

WHY BELIEVE HAMAS CASUALTY FIGURES? The media has, so far, reported Palestinian casualty figures provided by Hamas controlled sources such as the Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza. Hamas operatives have dressed in civilian clothing and hidden behind Palestinian civilians. Hamas has prevented details of its casualties to prevent a total collapse of morale within the organization and the international media has

Media War Crimes

PHOSPHORUS CHARGES REBUKED Accusations that Israel employs sinister and “illegal” weapons are not new. Now, the politicised non-governmental organisation Human Rights Watch has condemned Israel for allegedly using white phosphorus weapons unlawfully in the conflict with Hamas. NGOs such as HRW enjoy the “halo effect”, whereby, because of their humanitarian focus, they are insulated from scrutiny and are regarded as

Media ‘War Crimes’

The latest media developments as Israel’s campaign against Hamas continues.

Media Gives Platform to Radical Doctor

Why does the media continue to quote propagandist Mads Gilbert?

Israel at War – Day 15

TARGETING THE UN AND HUMANITARIAN AID? Unlike the rest of the international media, The Jerusalem Post reports that the IDF has denied firing on a UN aid truck on Thursday, in an incident that made international headlines: On Friday, the Post reported that contrary to foreign press reports, it was not certain that an IDF tank shell hit the

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