Sunday, January 4, 2009
Footage of Israeli helicopter firing what appears to be WP on the streets of Gaza.
Israeli ground troops and tanks cut swaths through the Gaza Strip early Sunday, cutting the coastal territory into two and surrounding its biggest city as the new phase of a devastating offensive against Hamas militants gained momentum. (Jan. 4)
WHITE PHOSPHORUS STORIES MOSTLY IN INTERNATIONAL PRESS - The international press cannot go into Gaza to cover the war and are reporting a mile out from the borders.
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Do know about white phosphorus? Phosphorus pentoxide (wp smoke) will eat your lung tissue until you die a horrible death.