The cracks are showing, even the New York Times comic publishes report on Israel’s war crimes

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Surprise– ‘NYT’ publishes straightforward report on Israeli human rights violations in Gaza

By James North, Mondoweiss
Mondoweiss
Thursday, Jan 29, 2015
In today’s New York Times, reporter Isabel Kershner devotes a substantial article to a new report from B’Tselem, the Israeli human rights organization, saying that Israel likely committed war crimes in its attack on Gaza last summer.

An Israeli human rights group said Israel’s attacks on residential buildings in Gaza during the 50-day war against Hamas last summer appeared in at least some instances to violate the provisions of international law and raised grave legal concerns in others, according to a report to be published on Wednesday…

[B’Tselem] investigated 70 cases in which more than 600 Palestinians were killed inside homes, a majority of them — children, women and men over the age of 60 — considered unlikely to have been involved in the fighting.

Simple as that. How…

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