Gaza: Israel's $4 billion gas grab
Never mind the 'war on terror' rhetoric, writes Nafeez Ahmed. The purpose of Israel's escalating assault on Gaza is to control the Territory's 1.4 trillion cubic feet of gas - and so keep Palestine poor and weak, gain massive export revenues, and avert its own domestic energy crisis.
18 July, 2014
Israel's defence minister is on record confirming that military plans to uproot Hamas' are about securing control of Gaza's gas reserves