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UN backtracks on claim that deadly IDF strike hit Gaza school

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posted on Feb, 4 2009 @ 04:02 PM
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UN backtracks on claim that deadly IDF strike hit Gaza school


www.haaretz.com

The United Nations has reversed its stance on one of the most contentious and bloody incidents of the recent Israel Defense Forces operation in Gaza, saying that an IDF mortar strike that killed 43 people on January 6 did not hit one of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency schools after all.
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posted on Feb, 4 2009 @ 04:02 PM
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Really I am not a fan of either side and this just goes to show how much both sides are trying to play emotional sentiments.


It seems that the UN has been under pressure to put the record straight after doubts arose that the school had actually been targeted. Maxwell Gaylord, the UN humanitarian coordinator in Jerusalem, said Monday that the IDF mortar shells fell in the street near the compound, and not on the compound itself.


It's quite amazing watching these arguments between Israel and palestine run their course when in my eyes they are both playing the same game.

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