Category: Israel and Palestine articles

Controversial Israeli weapons company awarded $917 million Australian army contract – ABC News/Andrew Greene/28.2.2024

Weasel words from Albanese et al – support Palestinians but give contracts to the very company that supplies the drones, bombs and bullets to the Israeli Government – Mark An Israeli company whose technology was stripped from Australian Army equipment over possible data security concerns three years ago has been awarded a fresh defence contract worth $917 million. Elbit Systems has confirmed it will provide “advanced protection, fighting capabilities and sensors” for new Korean-designed Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFVs) being constructed in the Victorian electorate of Defence

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Netanyahu says ceasefire deal in the works but would only ‘somewhat’ delay Rafah offensive

There is nothing Netanyahu wont do to kill Palestinians but hopefully a break or ceasefire will allow some more innocents to leave Gaza – Mark Tel Aviv: An Israeli military offensive in the southernmost city of Rafah could be “delayed somewhat” if a deal for a weeks-long ceasefire between Israel and Hamas is reached, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, but claimed that total victory in Gaza is “weeks away” once the offensive begins.Netanyahu confirmed to CBS that a deal is in the works, with no details.

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‘No safe places’ left in Gaza as Zyara family try to protect their children in Rafah

ABC | Nicole Johnston | 25 February 2024 Having now spoken with a family that escaped Gaza after their home was destroyed, their possessions destroyed and fleeing for their lives multiple times the horror just cannot be imagined – Mark Nicole Johnston spent a year living in Gaza in 2011 and visited the territory more than a dozen times — covering the 2012 and 2014 wars — in more than a decade spent living and working as a correspondent in the Middle East. It’s impossible to

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