Israel's war on reality

The conflict in Palestine is entering a new and even more dangerous stage, but the powers that be seem unaware that the situation is changing in the Middle East.

20th July, 2014
American power is now in global decline – and nowhere more than in the Middle East.

What exactly is the purpose of the Israeli Defence Forces invasion of Gaza? The pat answer is that it is intended to destroy the ability of Hamas to fire rockets into Israel. Presumably the troops have been going from house to house in that warren of a place capturing or even shooting members of Hamas in the tunnels.

Then at some stage in the near future, either when they reckon they have imposed huge losses...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago