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Democracy Now! – August 4, 2014

“Everything That Moves in Rafah is a Target”: Israel Continues Shelling of Gaza During Short “Pause”; “Disgraceful,” “Criminal Act”: Israel Condemned as 10 Die in Another Strike on U.N. Shelter in Gaza; Likely Solution for a Lasting Ceasefire Was on the Table Before Israeli Assault & Over 1800 Dead; As Gaza Death Toll Tops 1800, Dr. Mona El-Farra Mourns Loss of 9 Relatives in Israeli Strike.

Headlines
August 4, 2014

    Palestinian Toll Tops 1800; UN Condemns “Criminal” Israeli Shelling of Another School for Displaced
    U.N. Warns of “Rapidly Unfolding” Gaza Health Crisis
    Israel Breaks Unilateral Pause with New Airstrike
    Obama Floats Executive Action After Congress Fails to Pass Immigration Bills
    Obama Backs CIA Director After Senate Spying Prompts Resignation Calls
    Obama Admits “We Tortured Some Folks” — and that Not All Bush-Era Methods are Banned
    Ebola Death in West Africa Toll Tops 820
    Over 400,000 Under Water Ban in Ohio; Toxic Algae Boom Linked to Climate Change, Industrial Farming
    Earthquake Kills Around 400 in Chinese Province
    Report: USAID Staged Civic Programs to Destabilize Cuban Gov’t
    Choking Death of Eric Garner by NYPD Ruled a Homicide
    Israel Kills over 200 After Ceasefire Collapse; Claim of Captured Soldier Retracted
    Thousands Protest U.S. Support for Gaza Assault in D.C.
    Hundreds Protest Record Deportations outside White House
    2 Americans Return to U.S. for Ebola Treatment

 

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