Democracy Now! | Israel Pounds Gaza: Shells Crowded Hospital, UN Compound and Building Housing Media Organizations

Israeli forces are continuing to pound Gaza City, hitting civilian targets, including a UN building, a hospital and a building housing several media organizations, in some of the heaviest shelling in nearly three weeks. Israeli troops backed by helicopter gunships, tanks and heavy guns have pushed deep into densely populated neighborhoods. We go to Gaza City to speak with retired physician Dr. Moussa El-Haddad, and we speak with Christopher Gunness, the spokesman for the UN Relief and Works Agency.  Read More at  Democracy Now.org

I’m sure the bombing of the hospital and the UN compund was no “accident”.  It seems to be a deliberate act on the part of Israel.  It seems that they are trying to fit in as much carnage and terror as they can before President Elect Obama’s inauguration on January 20th.  I sincerely hope this lastest onslaught of violence against the Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip comes to an end very soon.  How much more can these people endure?  Peace.  🙂

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~ by peaceseeker99 on January 16, 2009.

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