Flashpoints

Flashpoints – August 31, 2006

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.

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