The New York Times publishes an uncorroborated allegation of IDF abuse from the son of a top Hamas government official.
This article is cross-posted with the permission of the Elder of Ziyon blog. Donatella Rovera, an Amnesty field investigator, wrote an interesting article about the challenges of fact finding in war situations. One of her main points is that eyewitnesses are often unreliable. For example: In Gaza, Lebanon, Libya, Syria, and other places I interviewed civilians who described what they…
The disseminator of a false photo through Twitter is exposed as a UN employee.
The Guardian saw fit to publish eight letters in response to accusations of Israeli mistreatment of Palestinian child detainees. Only one of those (January’s Letter of the Month) sided with Israel. The Guardian has, however, given the press attache for the Israeli Embassy in London, Amir Ofek, the opportunity to respond, which we republish in…
Israel stands accused of alleged mistreatment of Palestinian minors.
A biased Telegraph piece on Gaza recycles an old photo.
And all this time, I thought it was just the occupation. Tim Marshall of Sky News explains that the heavy flow of foreign aid — particularly through the UNRWA and non-governmental organizations — have addicted the Palestinians, “and as long as you are addicted you are in thrall to your supplier.” Here’s one example of the…
The Gray Lady becomes a politicized vehicle for a campaign timed to cause maximum embarrassment and target pro-Israel advocacy groups.
Why are Afghan civilian casualties “accidents” but Palestinian civilian casualties are “war crimes”?
As Israel stands accused of “war crimes,” HonestReporting’s primer examines the failings of the Goldstone Report.