Tuesday, January 6, 2009
inhumanity is visible
These people were forced to flee the border areas of Gaza for shelter provided by the UN. Now that school has been bombed. Are the people in this Al-Jazeera clip dead now, too? How many times must Palestinians be forced to flee for non-existent safe places? The UN was their protector, yet apparently it cannot protect Palestinians from Israel.
"I'm shocked by what I've seen and heard, this is the point where the inhumanity is visible and shocking in terms of the nature of injuries, the brutality of the injuries the scale of the injuries," said John Ging, who heads the UN agency for Palestinian refugees UNRWA."
Last night, driving home in the dark, I heard this Norwegian Doctor in Gaza interviewed on CBC radio. On Leila El-Haddad's blog (who was just interviewed on CBC at noon) I found she had posted this video of what the doctor reports: