"Israel on Trial"
--violating the duty to protect the civilian population of the Gaza strip.
--imposing collective punishment in the form of a blockade, in violation of Article 33 of the Fourth Geneva Convention.
--deliberate attacks on civilian targets.
--willful killing of civilians without military justification.
--deliberate employment of disproportionate force.
--illegal use of weapons, including white phosphorous.
Bisharat offers considerable evidence for these assertions. Much more is available. As far as I can see, his contentions are irrefutable.
As sure as night follows day, Professor Bisharat must brace himself for a flood of accusations of anti-Semitism. So be it. That is the fate of anyone who seeks to tell the truth about the misconduct of the Israeli government.
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