Archive for August 2nd, 2010
Those ‘humanitarian-crisis’ Palestinians once again strike at Israel with deadly missiles – this time managing to hit a hydrotherapy centre for disabled kids. Once again, the world ignores it – it doesn’t quite chime with the mainstream media’s narrative of the ‘oppressed Palestinians’ and ‘prison camp’ Gaza, you understand.
The article below – for the Jerusalem Post ‘First Person’ series, illustrates the what is really happening on the ground – Hamas are firing larger, longer-range and more deadly rockets into Israeli towns as fast as Iran can send the components. The piece also reveals just why the Israelis have been so careful to allow only certain materials into the strip:
On any other day, the facility on the Sapir campus would have been packed with kids, and the losses would have been devastating.
The child hydrotherapy rehabilitation center adjoining Sderot’s Sapir Academic College provides therapy and workshops for specialneeds children who live in the western Negev and is used by children from the entire country. Read the rest of this entry »