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Three conflicts in Gaza?

By David Herman  

With exceptions, the British media have reported two versions of the Israeli invasion of Gaza. The Anglo-American Left, Jewish peace groups and charity workers have tended to write of an attack by Israel on ‘the Palestinians’, with much concern over breaches of human rights, accusations of war crimes, references to genocide and even comparisons with Nazism. The mainstream media, by contrast, have tended to speak of the invasion as a seriously disproportionate response to provocative missile attacks by Hamas,…

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