Over 13,000 people have been killed by the Israeli assault, the vast majority are civilians, with a third of the victims children, writes The Washington Post. But even more disgusting is the continued attack by Israel upon internationally protected UN schools which are currently housing thousands of displaced Palestinians whose homes are being completely demolished by Israel bombs and shelling. Despite the UN providing Israel with the precise GPS coordinates 17 times, these locations are still being hit – a flagrant violation of international law. Finally, the UN says explicitly that Israel has committed violations of the law (one wonders why the murder of over 1,000 innocent civilians didn't already trigger such statements about Israel violating the law).
Here is today's Democracy Now segment on this horrible and heart breaking attack: