[cryptome] Re: Syria

  • From: Haim Barak <haim357@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: cryptome@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:55:31 -0400

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NX6vyT8RzMo


On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 3:53 PM, Haim Barak <haim357@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> *REPORT:*There is no evidence of Palestinian fighters using civilian
> clothes<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#clothes>
> . *FACT:*Journalists and eyewitnesses repeatedly noted the use of
> civilian clothes by Hamas fighters. *REPORT:*There is no evidence of
> armed groups directing civilians to areas where attacks were being launched
> or forcing them to remain in the vicinity of 
> attacks<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#vicinity>.
> *FACT:*Palestinian witnesses and video evidence reveal that fighters did
> direct civilians to areas where attacks were being launched.  *REPORT:*There
> is no evidence that 
> hospitals<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#hospitals>or
>  ambulances were used for military activities.
> *FACT:*Eyewitnesses describe Palestinian firing from hospitals and using
> ambulances. *REPORT:*The mission could not determine whether 
> mosques<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#mosques>were
>  used for military purposes.
> *FACT:*There is video evidence of weaponry stored in a mosque, and of
> secondary explosions of mosques consistent with the storage of explosives.
>  *REPORT:* The amount of aid allowed into 
> Gaza<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#aid>by
>  Israel decreased after the end of the fighting.
> *FACT:*If not false, the assertion is at best disingenuous. The average
> weekly number of humanitarian shipments increased in the months after the
> war ended. *REPORT:* The "international community" regards the Gaza Strip
> as 
> occupied<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#occupied>even
>  after Israel's 2005 withdrawal.  Two UN documents are cited to
> substantiate this assertion. *FACT:*Not only does the Report dismiss
> the international law and scholars who argue against this view, but the
> cited UN documents do not demonstrate such a position by the "international
> community."  *REPORT:*Israel retains significant control over the Rafah
> crossing<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#rafah>
> . *FACT:*The Rafah crossing is presently under Palestinian and Egyptian
> control, both *de jure* and *de facto*. *TESTIMONY:*
>
> The Zeitoun area is 
> pacifist<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#zeitoun%20militants>and
>  had no militant groups or rocket fire.
> *REPORT:*
>
> This witness is credible and reliable, and there is no reason to doubt his
> testimony.
> *FACT:*
>
> There are many documented cases of Palestinian militants being killed in
> armed clashes in the neighborhood.
>  *TESTIMONY:*The al 
> Fakhoura<http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=1736#fakhoura>area
>  was not used to fire at Israel, and no combatants were killed in the
> Fakhoura incident. *REPORT:*The Report was based in part on three
> interviews with the Hamas official who made the above claim, and did not
> cast doubt on his testimony.*FACT:* Palestinian eyewitnesses and Israel
> note that the area was used to fire at Israel, and that combatants were
> killed in the Israeli strike.
>
>
> On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 3:45 PM, Shelley <shelley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
>
>> >>But it's not a war crime if Israel does it eh?
>>
>> But, The Holocaust!!1!  So no, I guess it doesn't count...
>>
>> Those aren't camps in to which they herd the citizens of Palestine, they
>> are Settler Displacement Welcome Centers!
>>
>>
>> ----
>>
>> ------------------------------
>> On Aug 29, 2013 12:24 PM, Peter Presland <peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>> Substitute 'Gaza' and 'Palestinian' for 'Syria' and 'Syrian' below and
>> you have a pretty accurate description of Israeli war crimes in 2008.
>> Their preferred illegal CW's just happened to be white phosphorous and
>> more people were killed - including over 400 children.
>>
>> But it's not a war crime if Israel does it eh?
>>
>>
>> On 29/08/2013 13:35, Haim Barak wrote:
>> > What has happened in Syria is not a local event but a crime against
>> humanity
>> > , violations of international law is responsible therefore joins world
>> to
>> > respond to that. Syria was an ethical boundary violation, violation of
>> > international
>> > law. The entire world witnessed the difficult images of the bodies of
>> Syrian
>> > children lying on the floor. President Obama spoke for all of humanity
>> when
>> > he said that there can be no violation of international law, mass
>> murder
>> > without adequate response. We understand that this time the reaction is
>> > global rather than local.
>>
>>
>>
>
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