Wednesday, November 21, 2012

It's Palestinians who have the right to defend themselves | Seumas Milne | Comment is free | The Guardian

It's Palestinians who have the right to defend themselves | Seumas Milne | Comment is free | The Guardian:
... In fact, an examination of the sequence of events over the last month shows that Israel played the decisive role in the military escalation: from its attack on a Khartoum arms factory reportedly supplying arms to Hamas and the killing of 15 Palestinian fighters in late October, to the shooting of a mentally disabled Palestinian in early November, the killing of a 13 year-old in an Israeli incursion and, crucially, the assassination of the Hamas commander Ahmed Jabari last Wednesday during negotiations over a temporary truce...