The Gaza War Continues

A collection of articles, accounts, interviews, pictures and reports I’ve seen over the last few days. Pictorial comparison first. An Israeli neighborhood bomb shelter. A Palestinian “neighborhood bomb shelter.” Breaking News Reports: Casualties Rise in Gaza Offensive (BBC Middle East) Dr...

Iraq: 60 Killed in Funeral Bombing

This is just terrible. The funeral was for two Sunnis part of a U.S. armed council that had been enlisted in the fight against the al Qaeda in Iraq organization.  This would appear to be a part of AQI’s attempt to increase the violence against the Sunni Awakening council which has sought to fight...