The Other McCain

"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.25.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Kerry Proposes Week-Long Truce In Gaza Fighting UN school hit by fire in Gaza; predictable protests blame IDF Israeli women do Gaza strip for IDF Palestinian desperation fueling mounting Hamas truce demands Israel continues offensive; Gaza death toll now over 800 Russian Artillery Caught Firing On Ukraine Targets Ukraine […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.24.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS US Pushes Truce As Gaza Fighting Rages On No statements from Kerry or Netanyahu after meeting US lifts ban on flights to Israel; death toll hits 700 Red Cross van attacked by civilians in Gaza Hamas resists Kerry’s attempts at Gaza cease-fire deal Netherlands Mourns As Malaysian Airlines Victims […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.23.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israel Continues Gaza Offensive; Diplomats Seek Ceasefire Multiple sites pounded, including Gaza’s only power plant Ukraine Separatists Use Shot Down Airliner To Promote Cause Donetsk Holds Its Breath As Shelling Intensifies Joko Widodo Wins Narrow Victory In Indonesian Presidential Vote Beats former general Subianto 53-47% POLITICS Perdue Beats Kingston […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.22.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Kerry, Ban Ki Moon Seek Gaza Ceasefire Ban wants negotiations without preconditions IDF death toll reaches 27 Erdogan’s Gaza rants not just aimed at Israel Ukraine Rebels Hand Over Black Boxes To Malaysians Bodies also released Texas Gov. Perry Deploying National Guardsmen To Mexico Border State has a responsibility […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.21.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Bloody Sunday: 100 Palestinians, 13 Israeli Soldiers Killed Most Palestinian casualties occur in Shejaiya, scene of a “blistering” Israeli assault Thousands of Palestinians flee Two American IDF soldiers killed in Gaza fighting Ukrainian Rebel Leader Claims To Have Black Boxes In Donetsk Kiev releases new intercepts indicating Moscow’s complicity […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.18.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS IDF Hits Over 100 Terror Targets During Gaza Incursion Hamas claims credit for death, but friendly fire more likely Israel Seeks To Box Qatar Out Of Cease-Fire Negotiations Gaza Incursion Focusing On Tunnels Gaza Death Toll Reaches 260 Malaysian Airlines Jet’s Flight Recorder Found As Anger At Russia Mounts […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.17.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israel, Hamas Agree To Five-Hour Truce “Humanitarian” pause agreed to so Gazans can restock food, water Tunnel terrorist attack thwarted Gaza truce goes into effect just hours after tunnel clash Operation Protective Edge, Day 9 Fed Kicks Off Global Dollar Squeeze As Janet Yellen Turns Hawkish “Blistering dollar rally” […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 07.16.14

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Israel Resumes Air Strikes On Gaza As Truce Deal Collapses Hamas attempt to play good cop/bad cop fails miserably Gaza residents call for peace as conflict roars on Top Hamas leader targeted as ceasefire collapses BRICs Set Up Bank To Counter Western Hold On Global Finances Branches to open […]

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