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Kucinich Documents Israel’s War Crimes On The Record!

(VIDEO) Israel launches ground offensive in Gaza – 04 Jan 09

Israeli forces have launched the second phase of their war on Gaza, and they have suffered casualties in the first hours of their ground offensive.

On the Palestinian side, medical sources say 473 Palestinians have been killed in the nine days of conflict, with 2300 injured.

ISRAEL 150 NUKES

Israel ‘has 150 nuclear weapons’

Hay-on-Wye festival)

Mr Carter was speaking at the UK’s Hay-on-Wye literature festival

Ex-US President Jimmy Carter has said Israel has at least 150 atomic weapons in its arsenal.

The Israelis have never confirmed they have nuclear weapons, but this has been widely assumed since a scientist leaked details in the 1980s.

Mr Carter made his comments on Israel’s weapons at a press conference at the annual literary Hay Festival in Wales.

He also described Israeli treatment of Palestinians as “one of the greatest human rights crimes on earth”.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7420573.stm