A lot of death and destruction today, we apologize, but it’s the news.
MH17: The first 40 bodies from the downed Malaysian jet arrived in The Netherlands this morning with solemn military honors and a row of hearses waiting with open doors. Honor guards carried the wooden coffins off a transport plane.
Gaza: At least 15 people were killed and 200 wounded today when Israel shelled a United Nations school used as a shelter. About 120,000 Palestinians have sought shelter from the fighting in UN schools.
As discussions continue about ending the conflict, the leader of the Hamas Islamic militants says a condition of ceasefire is the end of Israel’s crippling economic blockade. Since 2007 when the militant Hamas organization took control of the government, Israel has blocked Gaza from receiving everything but humanitarian supplies.Read more
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Tuesday, July 22, 2014
MH17: The NY Times published photos of a piece of fuselage that shows perforations from shrapnel, indicating that the jet was hit with the fragmenting warhead of an SA-11 antiaircraft missile. It appears to be the first physical evidence of …Read more
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It's Been Said
"Russia has urged them on, Russia has trained them. We know that Russia has armed them with military equipment and weapons, including anti-aircraft weapons. Key separatist leaders are Russian citizens. So given its direct influence over the separatists, Russia and President Putin in particular has direct responsibility to compel them to cooperate with the investigation."
-President Obama challenging Russia to control separatist fighters and allow an investigation into the shoot-down of Malaysian Flight 17.