Bill van Esveld

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At least 17 children and 14 women had been killed as of midafternoon July 20, in the 24 hours since Israeli forces had launched ground operations in the al-Sheja’iya neighborhood of Gaza City, the United Nations reported. Those numbers will rise: Many bodies are still in the rubble. Ambulances came under attack and couldn’t reach the wounded, witnesses said, and survivors fleeing tank shells and airstrikes didn’t know how many of their relatives had been killed.

At around that time, George Stephanopoulos of ABC’s “This Week” asked U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for his response to Palestinian statements accusing Israel of committing “a massacre and a war crime” in Sheja’iya.…  Seguir leyendo »