UN warns of “full-scale war” as Israel-Palestinian violence intensifies – BBC News…

Date: May 14, 2021

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“The United Nations is warning of the risk of “full-scale war” as the clashes between Israeli forces and Palestinians continue.

Israel’s Prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, warned Palestinian militants that this was just the beginning, threatening to strike with “blows they haven’t dreamed of”.

The United States is sending a senior diplomat to the Middle East to urge Israelis and Palestinians to end the violence.

At least 65 Palestinians including 15 children and six Israelis are reported to have been killed since the fighting began.

In the past few days Palestinian militants have fired barrages of rockets into Israel, many aimed at Tel Aviv. Israel has carried out a heavy bombardment of Gaza launching hundreds of air strikes.

Tensions have been growing in Jerusalem, partly due to a long-running threat to evict Palestinians from their homes in occupied East Jerusalem in an area claimed by Jewish settlers.

Sophie Raworth presents BBC News at Ten reporting by Tom Bateman in Jerusalem, Rushdi Abualouf in Gaza and Caroline Hawley.”

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Yang Fails HARD On Israel Then Backpedals…

Date: May 14, 2021

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“Andrew Yang issued a statement Wednesday in an attempt to defuse the controversy over a pro-Israel tweet he posted in the wake of escalating violence in the country and the Gaza Strip. The tweet outraged many on the left for failing to express any solidarity with the Palestinian people or to recognize the victims of Israeli air strikes. Clashes between the Israeli military and Gaza militants in recent days have killed 53 Palestinians, including 14 children; six Israelis have died, including one child, per the AP.

In the statement, Yang said he spoke with some of his campaign volunteers who were upset about what he wrote.

“They felt that my tweet was overly simplistic in my treatment of a conflict that has a long and complex history full of tragedies. And they felt it failed to acknowledge the pain and suffering on both sides,” Yang said. “They were, of course, correct.”

Citation:
https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2021/05/andrew-yang-israel-tweet-controversy.html

Kyle is correct…Israel is guilty of the illegal occupation of Palestine…and nobody is stepping in to stop them…ever…regardless of how many times they’ve already violated Palestine and it’s people…or how heinous the violation.

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Andrew Yang Backtracks Israel Comments After Backlash…

Date: May 14, 2021

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Israel deserves to be brought down…They need to be brought down.

What they do is pure evil…Murdering children and their family and community, is pure evil.

Anyone disputing this fact, has no integrity whatsoever.

All financial support to Israel should stop…If the U.S. were at all serious about its “war on terrorism”, it would have it’s military deployed inside of Israel, fighting Israeli terrorists…which includes the government of Israel.

Sick reality is…the U.S. materially supports terrorism…both global, and against it’s own citizens.

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New Yorkers SHRED Andrew Yang on the Streets Over Israel Tweet…

Date: May 14, 2021

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“Citation:
https://twitter.com/madinatoure/status/1392203271339708431

https://twitter.com/emilyngo/status/1392190315226976268

There is this complete bullshit fairy tale, which claims “Israel is gods chosen people, therefor they can do no wrong [no matter how heinous their behavior gets]”…and there are millions upon millions of insane idiots, who pompously proclaim this to be fact…

…A lot of these fucking assholes, are the exact same people who attack and demonize MAPs…all the while vehemently supporting people who violently murder Palestinian children, teens and adults.

It says everything you need to know about a culture…if you honestly cannot get elected to office, based on your condemnation of such atrocities.

…But there is NEVER a justification in supporting such atrocities…and yes…if you support the people doing such atrocities, and are among the group making it possible for them to commit such atrocities…then you DO support those atrocities, even if your hand is not directly on the execution trigger.

I condemn these atrocities and all people behind them, in no uncertain terms.

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