Palestine eyewitness: Attack on Gaza

Submitted by Editor on Thu, 14/10/2004 - 20:17

Seven days after the Israeli military campaign in the northern Gaza region began on September 28, 100 Palestinians -- one third of them under the age of 15 -- have been killed, while more than 300 civilians, including more than 80 children, have been wounded, 168 houses have been demolished, along with kindergartens, dozens of grocery stores, schools and olive groves. Electricity has been cut off and tens of thousands of people have been left without running water.

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Green Left Weekly, issue #602, October 13, 2004
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AUSTRALIA: Greens' gains take edge off Howard's win
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p3.htm

The pollsters and bookies were right after all. Australia's Liberal-National coalition won the election comfortably, increasing its House of Representatives majority. But there is good news for the progressive side of politics in the further advance of the Greens who have decisively displaced the Australian Democrats as the third force in federal parliament.
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International News

# Palestine eyewitness: Attack on Gaza
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p24.htm

# RUSSIA: Terrorists, hostages and double-speak
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p20.htm

# Ray Alexander, 1913-2004
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p20b.htm

# Peter Camejo: Kerry is stealing votes from us!
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p12.htm

# AFGHANISTAN: Fraudulent election imposed by US
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p14.htm

# HAITI: The ravages of an unnatural disaster
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p15.htm

# HAITI: Violence escalates
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p15b.htm

# HONG KONG: Pro-democracy activist causes 'stir' in parliamentary swearing in
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p16.htm

# In brief
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p16b.htm

# IRAQ: US military 'recaptures' Samarra
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p17.htm

# IRAQ: Kurds call for autonomy referendum
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p18.htm

# SRI LANKA: Fears grow of war's renewal
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p18b.htm

# SUDAN: Khartoum to allow more African troops in Darfur
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p19.htm

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Comment and Analysis

# Greens' gains take edge off Howard's win
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p3.htm

# Baxter protest continues
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p9b.htm

# Iraqi TPV-holders demand permanent protection
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p9.htm

# A woman's place is in the struggle: What's at stake for women in US
election? http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p8b.htm

# Greens vote 'bucked the trend'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p3b.htm

# Socialist vote 'puts us in a better position to fight back'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p3c.htm

# Rat traps and other polling booth tales
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p4.htm

# Cashing in on the HIV pandemic
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p10.htm

# Demanding justice for asbestos victims
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p11.htm

# National shame job
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p11b.htm

Regular Features

# Write on: Letters to the editor
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p8.htm

# Loose cannons
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p6c.htm
# On the box
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p21b.htm
# Cartoon
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Australian News

# Eritreans protest deportation of refugees
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p5.htm

# Detainees launch hunger strike
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p5b.htm

# Refugees 'so exhausted'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p5c.htm

# When injustice becomes law
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p5d.htm

# Union network launched on NSW north coast
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p6b.htm

# Actors portray refugee tragedy
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p2.htm

Cultural Dissent

# The blackfellas' Eureka
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p22.htm

# Eye to eye, a Palestinian poem
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p22b.htm

# Exposing the inhumanity of Bush's war
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p22c.htm

# Twinfish
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p22d.htm

# Castro: 'Solidarity will prevail'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/602/602p21.htm

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