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We would like to thank everyone who contributed funding towards Dahr Jamail’s recent trip to the Middle East. The following are just a few of the highlights of Dahr’s reporting which your generous donations made possible. We hope that everyone who donated feels a sense of pride in that they assisted in getting this information out to the world.

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Lebanese Tremors Rock Syria

Inter Press Service
Dahr Jamail

DAMASCUS, Jul 13 (IPS) – Syrians are outraged over Israeli air strikes in Lebanon that have killed 53 civilians and closed down Beirut’s international airport.

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‘No Hezbollah Rockets Fired from Qana’
Inter Press Service
Dahr Jamail

QANA, Aug 1 (IPS) – Red Cross workers and residents of Qana, where Israeli bombing killed at least 60 civilians, have told IPS that no Hezbollah rockets were launched from the city before the Israeli air strike.

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Most Forwarded story of the Week,

July 13, 2006
“This is going to be a big war.”

You can always spot them a mile away-he was white, middle-aged, overweight, hair cut close to hide the pattern baldness, red face, wearing a Harley Davidson motorcycle t-shirt and shorts. All of the aforementioned is acceptable in the Middle East, of course, minus the shorts. Aside from a few places like Beirut, wearing shorts in the Middle East isn’t exactly being respectful of the native culture.
But when you are a mercenary, I suppose that’s damned low on your priority list.

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July 27, 2006 – Dahr Jamail Reports from Beruit. Talks with David Barsamian of Alternative Radio

In this interview, David Barsamian talks with Dahr from Beirut. Dahr candidly relates what he has seen and experienced in Lebanon during the Israeli assault. A great conversation regarding the situation in Lebanon between two established independent journalists.
July 27 , 2006 – Dahr Jamail speaks from Beruit with Alternative Radio’s David Barsamian – MP3 download

July 24 and 25, 2006 – Dahr Jamail Reports from Beruit During the Israeli Attack of Lebanon on Democracy Now!

Dahr provides a description of Beruit the day after he arrives. He describes the bombing and the anger of the Lebanese both at the Israelis and the US.

July 24 , 2006 – Dahr Jamail and Amy Goodman available as audio only – MP3 download

July 25 , 2006 – Dahr Jamail speaks with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now!

In this five minute clip, Dahr Jamail reports from the Hospitals in Beruit. He describes evidence of the use of white phosphorus and cluster bombs by the Israelis against the Lebanese. Dahr Jamail has spoken to some of the doctors that are working in Beruit. One doctor said that 55% of all of the casualties in Beruit were 15 years or younger and that 30% of all of the casualties from the Israeli attacks are dying. The doctor explained the high percentage of deaths being due to new weapons being used by Israel.

Dahr Jamail on Democracy Now July 24, 2006 from Beruit, Lebanon

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