Monthly Archives: January 2009

Richard Falk Lies Again

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights, Richard Falk, who has repeatedly compared Israeli actions in Gaza to Nazi Germany, has been saying that Hamas has repeatedly offered a truce extension to Israel that Israel spurned. His latest claim ...

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The Importance of Marriage in Islam

..according to an Australian cleric. Apparently, marriage is so important, that the husband can hit his wife and force her to have sex with him. He’s now claiming he has been taken out of context and that he was being ...

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Liveblogging the War: Thurs Jan 22nd, 2009

Reuters

Yesterday was another quiet day, but I’ll at least see this liveblogging through the week. Updates (Israel time; most recent at top) 6:03PM: Reuters caption of the day: A cleaver lies on the stomach of freshly slaughtered cow outside Husam ...

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Liveblogging the War: Wed Jan 21st, 2009

rwanda-bbc

Please scroll down for new updates. Sorry for the radio silence but let’s just say real life and a faulty internet connection got in the way. Either that, or Barack Obama was trying to silence me during his inauguration. Updates ...

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Liveblogging the War: Tues Jan 20th, 2009

uncomfortable

You’re not done with my liveblogging just yet, since I am not convinced that this ceasefire is going to hold very long. Updates (Israel time; most recent at top) Click Refresh to show latest updates. 6:30PM: File this under Those ...

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Operation Cast Lead Mon Jan 19th, 2009

idf-map2

For other liveblogging, see The Muqata If you don’t count the 20+ rockets and mortar shells that were fired into Israel yesterday, the ceasefire is holding. But given its fragility, methinks it wise to keep up the liveblogging for now. ...

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Operation Cast Lead Sun Jan 18th, 2009

survery-success

For other liveblogging, see The Muqata I’ll keep this liveblogging post because, you know, something might just happen today. Updates (Israel time; most recent at top) Click Refresh to show latest updates. Monday January 19th – see latest updates here. ...

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Operation Cast Lead Sat Jan 17th, 2009

staged-shoe

For other liveblogging, see The Muqata Well, it looks like my team of Israellycool contributors were not able to pick up the slack while I was celebrating the Jewish Sabbath, so I’ll briefly summarize what I missed these past 25 ...

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