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Liron Yitzhak, civilian wounded in Gaza, succumbs to his injuries

Liron, a civilian contractor working for the Defense Ministry, was critically wounded in an IED explosion in southern Gaza. He was to be married in 2 weeks.

Liron Yitzhak, civilian wounded in Gaza, succumbs to his injuries

INTO THE FRAY

Misplaced moral outrage-moronic, mendacious, or malevolent?

Israel seeks to minimize civilian casualties, while Hamas seeks to maximize civilian casualties and use them as a propaganda tool. Opinion.

Misplaced moral outrage-moronic, mendacious, or malevolent?

The missing piece

What are we missing? Why is Schumer, like a lapdog with a bone, suddenly obsessed with a Palestinian state? What do the Democrats – and the Israeli left – not understand? There is a missing piece to this puzzle. Op-ed.

The missing piece

Civilian deaths in Gaza: Relatively low

Nations engaged in genocide do not go to such great lengths trying to reduce civilian casualties, including placing their own soldiers at heightened risk. Op-ed.

Civilian deaths in Gaza: Relatively low

IDF Spokesman Hagari:

'We abort attacks when we see unexpected civilian presence'

IDF spokesman Daniel Hagari addressed civilian casualties. 'Hamas sees civilian death as a strategy; we see it as a tragedy.'

'We abort attacks when we see unexpected civilian presence'

The “innocent” civilians of Gaza

Gimme a break. There would be no Hamas in Gaza without the “innocent” citizens of Gaza. Where were their Maccabee rebels? Op-ed.

The “innocent” civilians of Gaza

Blame Hamas for civilian suffering in Gaza

A crushing military response to the mass atrocities by Hamas was entirely predictable, like America's after 9/11. Opinion.

Blame Hamas for civilian suffering in Gaza

INTO THE FRAY:

Misconceptualizing conflict miscomprehending the enemy

One reason the conflict with Palestinian-Arabs dragged on for years is that Israel failed to conceptualize the conflict correctly.Op-ed.

Misconceptualizing conflict miscomprehending the enemy

Op-Ed:

Israel under fire and the West’s pusillanimous response

No Western government has suggested moral equivalence between the aggressor and the defender in the Ukraine war, just in Israel. Op-ed.

Israel under fire and the West’s pusillanimous response

Op-ed:

Who’s really to blame for Friday’s terrorist attack?

We have a choice.  We can continue to whine, or we can elect to win.  And whether we win or not is in our hands. Op-ed.

Who’s really to blame for Friday’s terrorist attack?

Ukraine War:

Ukraine FM says Russia bombed theater with hundreds of civilians

Biden has announced $800 million in aid to Ukraine, including drones and air defense systems.

Ukraine FM says Russia bombed theater with hundreds of civilians

Report: Many Gaza terrorists reported as civilian casualties

NGO Monitor finds 50 instances in which Gaza terrorists were falsely called civilians or Israel was blamed for deaths caused by Hamas.

Report: Many Gaza terrorists reported as civilian casualties

Doing the Math about Gazan casualties

According to the NY TImes, over 60 children under18 were killed in Gaza. Except the numbers and featured photos make no sense. Op-ed.

Doing the Math about Gazan casualties

Refuting Hamas claims of civilian fatalities

US forces fighting in urban areas such as Fallujah have inflicted far greater civilian deaths than have the Israelis anywhere. Op-ed.

Refuting Hamas claims of civilian fatalities

The myth of disproportionate Israeli response

High civilian casualties are neither synonymous with, nor caused by, disproportionate response. Op-ed.

The myth of disproportionate Israeli response

Are the Syrian Democratic Forces a terror organization as Turkey says?

Are the Syrian Democratic Forces a terror organization as Turkey says?

INTO THE FRAY: Defending Israel—Civilian casualties and common sense

INTO THE FRAY: Defending Israel—Civilian casualties and common sense

'IDF spent 45 minutes on the phone telling Gazan to leave'

British reporter describes the extraordinary lengths IDF went to avoid hurting civilians during the recent flare-up in Gaza.

'IDF spent 45 minutes on the phone telling Gazan to leave'

100 killed as Nigerian air force mistakenly bombs refugee camp

20 Red Cross workers among dead as air force jet on mission against Boko Haram accidentally bombs refugee camp in northeastern Nigeria.

100 killed as Nigerian air force mistakenly bombs refugee camp

Russian Airstrike Hits Syrian Field Hospital, Kills 13

At least 127 of the 370 killed in Russia's aerial war over Syria were civilians, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says.

Russian Airstrike Hits Syrian Field Hospital, Kills 13

Expert: Hamas, Not Israel, Caused Civilian Deaths in Gaza

Col. Richard Kemp: Hamas caused a large number of civilian casualties in order to bring international condemnation of Israel.

Expert: Hamas, Not Israel, Caused Civilian Deaths in Gaza

Int'l Legal Experts Slam IDF - For Over-Warning Gazans

Experts from US, Germany warn IDF 'legal zeal' sets dangerous precedent tying hands of democracies fighting terror.

Int'l Legal Experts Slam IDF - For Over-Warning Gazans

Israeli Reservists Demand End to Gaza War Probe

In a letter to IDF Chief of Staff, reservist soldiers and officers call for a halt to criminal investigations into soldiers' conduct.

Israeli Reservists Demand End to Gaza War Probe

96.5% of Casualties from US Drone Strikes Civilians

Strikes on 41 targets have killed 1,147 people thus far, human rights group notes.

96.5% of Casualties from US Drone Strikes Civilians

UN Admits 'Palestinian Journalist' Killed in Gaza was Terrorist

A video showing identity of Abdullah Murtaja prompts UN to issue new statement about status as 'civilian casualty.'

UN Admits 'Palestinian Journalist' Killed in Gaza was Terrorist