But if Israel thought bombarding Gaza would lead the people of that region to turn their backs on Hamas they were wrong. Support for Hamas has grown.
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In an increasingly cynical world many people no longer fall for the spin regularly ladled out by politicians and the mainstream which toes the line. With that statement in mind further reading online follows:
Where was Mideast peace envoy Blair as Israel bombed Gaza?
Turning a Blind Eye to Israeli Atrocities: Middle East “Peace Envoy” Tony Blair Parties as Gaza Burns
Israel and Palestinians begin tense five-day Gaza truce
Tony Blair’s Egypt links in spotlight after scathing report on the deaths of over 1,000 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi