Category Archives: History

August 15, 2006: Day 35 of the July War • The Day After

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. Things are quiet and the absence of jets in … Continue reading

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August 14, 2006: Day 34 of the July War • Complicity

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. Can we get to the part where the Israeli … Continue reading

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August 13, 2006: Day 33 of the July War • O, Destroyer!

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days.

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August 12, 2006: Day 32 of the July War • The Criminal UN

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. In the middle of the night, phone messages started … Continue reading

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August 11, 2006: Day 31 of the July War • Cries of Anguish

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. I went up to Hamra last night and joined … Continue reading

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August 10, 2006: Day 30 of the July War • The Civilian Toll

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. Yesterday our supplies ran out and so our relief … Continue reading

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August 9, 2006: Day 29 of the July War • Besieged in Lebanon

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. A colleague forwarded this to me, from the IDF … Continue reading

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August 8, 2006: Day 28 of the July War • Patience in the Face of Adversity

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. Last night was quiet. Although there is something sinister … Continue reading

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August 7, 2006: Day 27 of the July War • War of Attrition

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. Mind boggling that 15 years later the search for … Continue reading

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August 5, 2006: Day 25 of the July War • The US as Source

This month marks the 15-year anniversary of the July War on Lebanon. I kept a diary at the time, and will be uploading excerpts from it over the coming 33 days. It’s painful the examples I use here, when my … Continue reading

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