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Gaza Boat Raid

Washington Post Journalists Repeat Israeli Claims as Fact

Sanjeev Bery | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sanjeev Bery

When journalists assume that they know what officials are thinking, they run the risk of being held captive to a government's talking points. The Washington Post's Scott Wilson and Laura Blumenfeld should bear this in mind.

UN Security Council Members Demand Israel End Blockade

By EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting Monday on Israel's deadly commando raid on ships taking humanitarian aid to...

Israel Sending American Ex-Ambassador On Seized Ship Home, Wife Says

By SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former U.S. ambassador aboard a Gaza aid ship seized by Israel commandos is on his way home, his wife said Monday evening. Edwar...

Israeli Raid: 'Bloody, Bungled Takeover' Deepens Israel's Isolation

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's bloody, bungled takeover of a Gaza-bound Turkish aid vessel is complicating U.S.-led Mideast peace efforts, deepening Israe...

Gaza Boat Raid: Obama Administration Expresses Concern

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey withdrew its ambassador to Israel and called for an emergency session of the U.N. Security Council as condemnations erup...