Clashes break out in east Jerusalem between Palestinians and Israeli police ahead of the funeral of a Palestinian who ploughed his car into a crowd of pedestrians, killing two. The heavily armed police used tear gas to repel hundreds of Palestinians taking part in a “symbolic funeral” ceremony for Abdelrahman Shaludi, the 21-year-old Palestinian shot dead after ramming his car into a Jerusalem crowd on Wednesday. A three-month-old girl was killed on the spot and six other people hurt in…
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Spoof of ADL ad justifying attack on Gaza goes viral. Source. Photo of the Day is an Israeli Watch feature which offers a photograph on a day, and calls it “Photo of the Day”. This is not to imply that this is a regular feature, nor that this photo is truly the mother of all photos for the day in question. Usual disclaimers apply.
Apparently in Israel, the welfare and psychological health of pets such as cats and dogs due to rocket sirens are more worthy of news coverage than the innocent civilians under a brutal military siege in Gaza.
Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Elaraby has condemned Israel’s interception of a boat attempting to break the Gaza blockade, calling it an “act of piracy”.