Tagged: Ariel Sharon

Atrocities & Bantustans: The Legacy of Ariel Sharon Fact Sheets

Atrocities & Bantustans: The Legacy of Ariel Sharon

Ariel Sharon is responsible for numerous atrocities and war crimes, including the killing of tens of thousands of Palestinian, Lebanese, and other civilians, and the colonization of occupied Palestinian land. Some revisionists claim that he had turned over a new leaf and was prepared to make painful concessions towards peace with the Palestinians, but the facts lead to a very different conclusion.

on January 11, 2014
The Sabra & Shatila Massacre

The Sabra & Shatila Massacre

On September 16, 1982, Christian Lebanese militiamen allied to Israel entered the Palestinian refugee camp of Shatila and the adjacent neighborhood of Sabra in Beirut under the watch of the Israeli army and began a slaughter that caused outrage around the world. Over the next day and a half, up to 3500 Palestinian and Lebanese civilians, mostly women, children, and the elderly, were murdered in one of the worst atrocities in modern Middle Eastern history.

on September 17, 2012
The Bush-Sharon Letters Historical Documents
George W Bush, Ariel Sharon

The Bush-Sharon Letters

Letters exchanged by US President George W Bush and Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon in 2004, reflecting a shift in US policy to support Israeli expansion into the West Bank.

on April 14, 2006