Studies show that US coverage is Israeli-centric. The main bureaus for CNN, Associated Press, Time, etc. are located in Israel and often staffed by Israelis. The son of the NY Times bureau chief is in the Israeli army;"pundit" Jeffrey Goldberg served in the IDF; Wolf Blitzer worked for AIPAC. Because the U.S. gives Israel over $8 million/day - more than to any other nation - we feel it is essential that we be fully informed on this region. Below are news reports to augment mainstream coverage.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Israeli army shoots at Palestinian homes in Khan Younis

Wafa– The Israeli army opened fire on Thursday morning on Palestinians’ homes in Fraheen area, east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip.

Local sources said three bulldozers and five Israeli tanks penetrated into the area at a distance of 300 meters from the eastern border of the Gaza Strip, amidst heavy gunfire towards Palestinians’ homes.

These forces continued along the border towards Khuzaa, a village east of Khan Younis. No injuries were reported. Read more