Flashpoints

Flashpoints – August 31, 2006

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UN Secretary General Kofi Annan calls for an end to Israeli aggressions after Israeli death squads kill nine more in Gaza, bringing the total to 20 in five days; also, a war resister turns himself in today after having gone AWOL for nearly a year and a half in protest of Bush’s illegal war against Iraq; plus, a retired US Army Colonel and diplomatic expert leads a citizen’s posse with Cindy Sheehan in Crawford, Texas to arrest Bush for war crimes; on Earth Matters, an environmental expert determines that the Israeli attacks that caused the massive Lebanese oil spill in the Mediterranean Sea is yet another war crime committed by Israel; and the Knight Report.