Sunday, January 4, 2009
Vittorio Arrigoni for Il Manifesto Date : 01-04-2009
"While I write, the Israeli tanks have entered the “Strip”. The day has begun in the same way as the previous one ended, with the earth shaking under our feet, the sky and sea conniving endlessly against us overhead, suspended over the destinies of a million and a half people who’ve gone from the tragedy of a siege to the catastrophe of bombings where civilians are the preordained targets.
The place is devastated by flames, there have been cannon shots coming from the sea and bombs raining down from the sky all morning......."