Thursday, February 23, 2017

Propaganda Tours and Flood Libels In Hebron - by Sheri Oz

Can Ashkelon and the Krayot Blame the Occupation for Their Floods Too?

Sheri Oz..
Israel Diaries..
23 February '17..

Flooding causes hardship. In this day and age, there is no reason that a shop owner should lose his or her products because of winter rains that can come down suddenly and hard. But Hebron’s Arab residents say that the evil Israeli occupation causes the floods because Israel delights in making their lives so difficult that they would up and move, leaving the place for the Jews alone. And deliberately causing floods would certainly qualify as being evil.

Screenshot from Youtube video
Uploaded in October 2015, the description of the video from which the screenshot above was taken claims that the shop owner is:

saving her goods from a swirling flood directed deliberately through the market in Al Khalil, Old City by the occupying zionist forces who have blocked the proper direction of the water by building a wall next to the souk.

That is not exactly accurate because it was not a wall that was built but a plate metal gate that was put up to prevent the movement of people and vehicles through an ancient passageway leading out of the Casbah. But the word “wall” certainly has a good ring to it in today’s world of security walls, aka “apartheid walls”.

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