More than 530 Palestinians, mostly civilians, is the provisional death toll of the Israeli offensive on Gaza while Hamas rocket attacks have claimed the lives of 20 Israelis (18 soldiers and 2 civilians). There are already at least 84,000 displaced people in Gaza.
Eight years in comma before death. Terrible. Ariel Sharon has been politically dead since 2006. Now he’s been praised by some as a man of peace and a pragmatic. But his years as a Prime Minister were ones of great violence.
This morning in the Vatican Apostolic Palace, the Holy Father received Shimon Peres, president of the State of Israel, report the Vatican Information Service (VIS) During the cordial talks, inform the VIS, the political and social situation in the Middle East—where more than a few conflicts persist—was addressed. A speedy resumption of negotiations between Israelis […]
Benedict XVI is from yesterday in Jordan and will go to Israel and the Palestinian territories, “as a pilgrim”, he said, to visit the places where Jesus lived and talked, and the places where have been scenery of “some of the key events of Biblical story”, now placed in Jordan, like the mont Nebo from […]