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More than of the people of Gaza are now reported killed, and scores others either injured and succumbing to injuries or buried alive, and now more than are reported wounded.
The offensive from the Israelis has widened. Certain areas of the Gaza border are closed off and missiles are now being fired from navy vessels as well to hit designated targets.
Israeli patrol boats have rammed a gaza relief vessel, carrying medical supplies and medical personnel to assist with the shortages. Our boat was rammed three times, twice in the front and one on the side.
Our mission was a peaceful mission to deliver medical supplies and our mission was thwarted by the Israelis — the aggressiveness of the Israeli military. There are conflicting reports which state Israel may, due to intense international pressure for a ceasefire, halt operations for 48 hours.
Defense officials and the Shin Bet are stating this is untrue, though another source speaking on condition of anonymity has stated Defense Minister Ehud Barak would be bringing it up during an Israeli security Cabinet meeting.
Assuming there is truth to the 48 hour proposal, the purpose of it will be to give Hamas time to stop firing rockets into Israel. Hamas has said that if the proposal is true, they will consider the ceasefire if Israel will end its blockcade of Gaza.
If the 48 hour window of time expires, Israel will then move to a ground offensive.
Hamas has said it would welcome a ground offensive, and has threatened if the fighting continues they will launch rockets deeper into Israel. The death toll now stands at killed, and over are injured. In Israel, one worker at construction site in Ashkelon died from the rockets fired in return for the Gaza offensive, and 8 others were injured.
Israel currently has reservists at the Gaza border and is looking to amass a total of Israeli leaders maintain they are not looking for a ground offensive. It seems that in order for a ground initiative into Gaza, Israel will need 10, troops.
On the other hand, it also appears that Israel will exhaust, by Monday, its target bank for aerial bombing, so either ground fighting or a quick diplomatic solution will need to occur, but neither seems a possibility at the moment. Egyptian authorities have allowed ambulances to cross into the Rafah border to bring back Palestinian casualties for medical treatment, and as well, food and medical supplies have been lined up since early morning to get in.
Medical sources here are telling us they are running out of everything, from gauzes to saline solutions, and critically now they are running out of almost every type of blood. People who need to secure some basic food supplies are all to go out, or people looking for a family member who is missing or going to a hospital.
The bombing of the masjid also killed 5 young girls. I went to a Zionist school, I was active in Zionist youth groups. Every year I pledged: Remember and Never forget.
Also see these Haaretz stories published by Israeli Jews: The death toll in Gaza has risen now to of our brothers and sisters.When writing is embedded throughout the curriculum, it promotes the brain's attentive focus to classwork and homework, boosts long-term memory, illuminates patterns, gives the brain time for reflection, and when well-guided, is a source of conceptual development and stimulus of the brain's highest cognition.
Brainwriting (or Method, Method ) is a group-structured brainstorming technique The technique is applied in various sectors but mainly in business, marketing, design, writing as well as everyday real life situations.
Introduction. . Writing and the Brain: Neuroscience Shows the Pathways to Learning. Date: May 3, Summary: Judy Willis, a neurologist and teacher-consultant with the South Coast Writing Project, explains how the teaching of writing is important for learning based on neuroimaging and brain mapping. Writing by hand, from simple to complex things, definitely is a good exercise for both the brain and the hand.
It is heartening to know that you continue to do so. All the best. Rather than railing against Obama, and who is or isn’t at fault for voting for him, let’s focus our attention on what we can do for our brothers and sisters in Gaza, be it du’aa, writing congressmen / women, gathering information, DIGGING the article, etc.
Jun 03, · What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades. Image. Credit Credit Michael and vice versa — suggesting that the two writing modes activate separate brain networks and engage more cognitive resources.