Flashpoints

Flashpoints – August 14, 2006

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Thousands of Lebanese head south to assess the destruction following thirty-three days of Israeli bombings and shellings; also, the cease-fire does not include Gaza, where Israeli tanks and warplanes killed three members of the same farmer family, blown up in their own fields by Israeli attackers; an in-depth discussion with Dr. Helen Caldicott on the dangers of nuclear war in the context of expanding conventional wars in the Middle East; and the Knight Report.