Masthead graphic based on a painting by Gudrun Thriemer.

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Situation map, Gaza crisis, UNOSAT via HEST via Complex Terrain Laboratory, December 31, 2009.

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UNOSAT: This map presents a preliminary situation of the reported attacks by Israeli and Hamas forces from 25-30 December 2008, within and surrounding the Gaza Strip. Damage locations have been taken exclusively from open media sources. Many recorded damage sites shown are approximate and may not represent all known incident locations.

Middle East Strategy at Harvard: Middle East Strategy at Harvard (MESH) is a project of the John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. Their "Gaza conflict, US objectives," by Robert Satloff is worth a read. Elections be damned. The process of "framing" for propaganda purposes begins with setting the exact date when the situation in question "begins."
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