Posts Tagged ‘civilian’

New York Times News Article Faults Israel for ‘High Civilian Death Toll’ in Gaza

A taxi passes by in front of The New York Times head office, Feb. 7, 2013. Photo: Reuters / Carlo Allegri / File. A top-of-the-front page New York Times news article makes reference to what the article calls “the high civilian death toll” in Gaza. “The high civilian death toll and damage to civilian infrastructure […]

Biden raises cease-fire, civilian toll in call to Netanyahu

President Joe Biden expressed support for a cease-fire between Israel and Gaza’s militant Hamas rulers in a call to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu but he stopped short of demanding an immediate stop to the eight days of Israeli airstrikes and Hamas rocket barrages that have killed more than 200 people, most of them Palestinian […]

UN chief ‘deeply disturbed’ by civilian casualties & IDF bombing of Gaza media building, dubbed ‘TERROR TOWER’ by Netanyahu

UN head Antonio Guterres expressed dismay over growing civilian casualties in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and criticized the destruction of media offices in Gaza. The IDF claims the tower housed Hamas operatives. “The Secretary-General reminds all sides that any indiscriminate targeting of civilian and media structures violates international law and must be avoided at all costs,” […]

Live blog: Israeli airstrikes target international media offices, civilian homes in Gaza

The Latest: Gaza death toll reaches 145, including 41 children and 1,100 injuries, according to Gaza’s Ministry of Health; nine Israeli casualties, including one child. 24 schools have been destroyed in Gaza. 10 members of the same family, including eight children, killed in the Israeli airstrike on Gaza’s Shati refugee camp Israel destroys the Jalaa building in Gaza, which […]

Dutch troops failed to distinguish ‘military and civilian targets’ during 2007 Afghanistan battle that left dozens dead – lawyer

A Dutch court has begun hearings in a case filed by Afghan civilian survivors of the 2007 battle of Chora. The engagement between the Taliban and Dutch troops, who allegedly used excessive force, left at least 80 civilians dead. The case was filed on behalf of four Afghans and relatives of a fifth, who has […]

Myanmar: Civilian leader in hiding vows ‘revolution’ against junta

The civilian leader of Myanmar’s government in hiding vowed to continue supporting a “revolution” to oust the military that seized power in last month’s coup, as security forces again met protesters with lethal forces, killing at least seven. Mahn Win Khaing Than, who was named the acting vice president by Myanmar’s ousted lawmakers and is […]

Leader of Myanmar shadow civilian gov’t vows resistance to junta rule

The acting leader of Myanmar‘s parallel civilian government, appointed by ousted lawmakers in the wake of a Feb. 1 military coup, addressed the public for the first time on Saturday from hiding and vowed to pursue a “revolution” to overturn the junta.Mahn Win Khaing Than, who is on the run along with most senior officials […]

Biden Iran Envoy Boasted Of Causing Civilian Deprivation

Above photo: Fruit shop in Tehran, Iran, 2018. Ninara, Flickr, CC BY 2.0. Max Blumenthal reports on the sadistic contents of Richard Nephew’s book on the “art of sanctions.” The Biden administration has named Richard Nephew as its deputy Iran envoy. As the former principal deputy coordinator of sanctions policy for Barack Obama’s State Department, Nephew took personal […]

Civilian dies of heart attack in rocket assault on Iraq base hosting US troops

BAGHDAD, Iraq (AFP) — At least 10 rockets slammed into a military base in western Iraq hosting US-led coalition troops on Wednesday, security sources said, leaving one civilian contractor dead. The attack on the sprawling Ain al-Asad base in Iraq’s western desert comes after several weeks of escalating US-Iran tensions on Iraqi soil. It also […]

The Dutch February Strike: The organized civilian protest against the Nazis

Eighty years ago on Thursday, this city was silent. The soft bell chimes of the ubiquitous trams, the main mode of local transportation and a constant presence to this day, were conspicuously absent. It was the start of a consequential yet often-overlooked milestone of the Holocaust: the February Strike. On Feb. 25, 1941, at least […]

Myanmar sees largest protest in over a decade as supporters of ousted civilian leadership demand generals reverse coup

Thousands of people in Myanmar participated in protest marches over the weekend, decrying the military coup. As tensions escalated, shots were reportedly fired in the air as police confronted one of the rallies. The incident, which reportedly happened in the border town of Myawaddy on Sunday, shows the fragility of the situation. The mass protests […]

Advanced Israeli drone tech that’s taken militaries by storm now eyes civilian use

Browse > Home / Featured Articles / Advanced Israeli drone tech that’s taken militaries by storm now eyes civilian use December 8, 2020 by Yaakov Lappin – JNS.org Read on for article An advanced immersive-technology Israeli drone company, which has recently won multiple tenders with the Israel Defense Forces and the U.S. Department of Defense, […]

General ZOG Tries to Murder Innocent Defenseless Civilian So-called “Goyim” – Aryan Superman Breaks Hebrew Neck of Evil Psycho Villain

Kal-El vs General Zod [PART 2] | Man of Steel [embedded content] Jewish General ZOG: If You love these [non-Jew “goyyim”] people so much… You can mourn for them! White freedom fighter Superman: Dont do this! Stop! Hebrew Mossad Israelite Corporal ZOG: Never! Kneel before ZOG! The real Superman. 00

PM: Delegation to UAE to deal with civilian issues; security talks to come later

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied on Sunday that Israeli defense officials had been removed from a delegation set to arrive in the United Arab Emirates on Monday, saying he and Defense Minister Benny Gantz agreed that defense-related talks between Jerusalem and Abu Dhabi would be held at a later date. “It was decided that the […]

Hamas might escalate fighting with Israel due to civilian pressure in Gaza, say officials

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Civilian Police Review Boards: Toothless Testaments To Institutional Racism

Civilian Police Review Boards: Toothless Testaments To Institutional Racism Above Photo: Erica Bailey, daughter of Aaron Bailey, wipes a tear during a news conference announcing that the Indianapolis police officers who shot her father in the back 15 times, killing him, won’t face criminal charges. Oct. 31, 2017. AP | Darron Cummings Civilian review boards fail […]

Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; civilian kills gunman

Yahoo News reports: OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant at the dinner hour and opened fire, wounding two customers, before being shot dead by a handgun-carrying civilian in the parking lot, police said. The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Louie’s […]

Douma: Doctors, Nurses, Civilian Eyewitnesses, all Deny “Chemical Attack”

Doctors, nurses, and civilian eyewitnesses from the hospital in Douma, Syria, where the pro-terrorist Western allies claim “chemical weapons victims” were recently treated, have all aid there was never any such incident in evidence presented to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) head office in The Hague, Netherlands. A report in the […]

Haley uses child victims as tool v Russia – after US called civilian casualties a ‘fact of life’

READ MORE: 3yrs of civilian deaths in Yemen don’t hold US & allies back from selling arms to Saudis – Amnesty Speaking at the UN Security Council meeting following an alleged chemical attack in Syria, the US ambassador said that “the Russian regime, whose hands are all covered in the blood of Syrian children, cannot be […]

Israel using unknown chemical weapons against civilian protesters in Gaza

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SYRIA: Ghouta Terrorist Occupiers Attack, Burn Cars in Civilian Convoy of 300 Families

The armed groups fired on a civilian convoy of some 300 families, who were attempting to leave Eastern Ghouta via a humanitarian corridor, spokesman for the Russian Center for Reconciliation in Syria, Major General Vladimir Zolotukhin, told journalists on Thursday. The convoy came under fire just a kilometer away from the exit, where relatives of […]

Russia and Syria Falsely Blamed for Civilian Deaths in Eastern Ghouta

Russia and Syria Falsely Blamed for Civilian Deaths in Eastern Ghouta by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The area is one of four de-escalation zones in Syria, brokered last May by Russia, Iran and Turkey. Al-Nusra and other US-supported terrorists in the area, falsely called rebels, undermined it. They’re responsible for civilian […]

Turkish regime continues aggression on Afrin area as civilian casualties rise

SANA– The Turkish regime escalated its aggression on Afrin area in northern Aleppo countryside, killing and injuring more civilians, including children and women. The continued shelling of the area for the 24th day in a row caused further destruction of civilians’ houses, infrastructure and public utilities. Local sources told SANA Monday that the Turkish troops […]

UN Warns US Inflicting ‘Unacceptable’ Civilian Casualties In ( ILLEGAL) Syrian Strikes

UN Warns US Inflicting ‘Unacceptable’ Civilian Casualties In Syrian Strikes        The US recently spurned a call by the UN to temporarily halt airstrikes on the Syrian city of Raqqa to allow civilians to flee. That call had come after multiple instances of US strikes killing civilians in and around the city. Today, UN officials […]

Putin eyes supersonic civilian airliner based on Tu-160 strategic bomber

Russia had a supersonic passenger plane, the Tu-144, but it operated for less than a decade and was ruled economically unfeasible. The same happened to the only other similar aircraft, the British-French Concorde, which made its last flight in 2003. Blackjack returns: Russia unveils newly built Tu-160 supersonic strategic bomber After witnessing the test flight […]

Qatar denies reports its fighter jets intercepted Emirati civilian plane

The UAE condemned the alleged incident and said it would take all necessary and legal measures to protect its civilian aircraft. Its General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) described the incident as “a flagrant and dangerous threat to the safety of civil aviation, as well as a blatant violation of international laws and agreements,” according to […]

Israel to Pay $9,000 to Any Civilian Willing to Help Deport Asylum Seekers by Force

100 inspectors will be hired over two years, some to work for the voluntary repatriation program and others to enforce laws against asylum seekers and their employers. The Population and Immigration Authority is offering a bonus of up to 30,000 shekels ($8,700) to civilians willing to temporarily serve as inspectors in the expulsion of asylum […]

U.S. airstrikes rise sharply in Afghanistan — and so do civilian deaths

U.S. airstrikes rise sharply in Afghanistan — and so do civilian deaths “How could they not see there were women and children in the truck?” By Shashank Bengali Zafar Khan lost six family members in a bombing in Afghanistan. The U.S. military said that its Aug. 10 strike in Nangarhar province targeted militants who “were […]

The Smart Weapons Fallacy: Civilian Casualties From “Precision” Airstrikes in Iraq and Syria

The final elimination of ISIS in Iraq and Syria is close, but welcome though the defeat of these monstrous movements may be, it has only been achieved at the cost of great destruction and loss of life. This is the new face of war which governments try to conceal: a limited number of combat troops on the ground call […]

US Marine kills elderly civilian in drunk-driving accident in Okinawa, Japan

READ MORE: Japan may deploy new Marines force alongside Americans amid islands face-off with China On Sunday morning, the driver of a US military truck reportedly violated traffic regulations, running a red light and crashing into a light vehicle at an intersection in Naha, the capital of Okinawa Prefecture, according to NHK. The Japanese driver, 61, […]

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