Tag Archives: Hamas

The U.K.’s first female Muslim Cabinet member has resigned

The U.K.’s first female Muslim Cabinet member has resigned in protest of British government policies on Gaza. Sayeeda Warsi, a Foreign Office minister, wrote to Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday saying she could “no longer support” government policy. Cameron … read more

Gaza war claims victim after victim, Death is daily life

The airstrike that crushed the Najam family home in this refugee camp set in motion a grim but increasingly familiar process as the Gaza war claims victim after victim. A search through the rubble for bodies and body parts. Relatives … read more

Israel : There are only two sides in Gaza conflict: moderates and extremists

It’s too easy to point fingers and become extremely defensive, to stick to your own and blame the other. By Achinoam Nini (Noa) “When I cry, I cry for both of us, My pain has no name. When I cry, … read more

Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire

Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire to begin Friday morning, the United Nations and United States announced, although Secretary of State John Kerry cautioned there were “no guarantees” the lull in violence would bring an end … read more

No Ceasefire until Hamas underground tunnels destroyed : Israel

Israel says no immediate end to fight in Gaza, calls up 16,000 reservists  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, facing international alarm over a rising civilian death toll in Gaza, said on Thursday he would not accept any ceasefire that … read more

Israel tank shells slammed into a crowded UN. school , Killed 15

Israeli tank shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school Wednesday sheltering Gazans displaced by fighting, killing 15 and wounding 90 after tearing through the walls of two classrooms, a spokesman for a U.N. aid agency and a health official said. … read more