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Saree Makdisi: Starving Gaza

Posted by uscsjp on February 6, 2008

“According to the Israeli human rights organization B’Tselem, these rockets have killed thirteen Israelis in the past four years, while Israeli forces have killed more than 1,000 Palestinians in the occupied territories in the past two years alone, almost half of them civilians, including some 200 children… “

–Saree Makdisi writing in The Nation on the allegation that Israel’s blockade of Gaza is justified by Palestinian rocket attacks.

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