The building i was in was just bombed. from the 10th floor news studio where i’d had an interview, a series of Israeli strikes against the building –housing numerous TV stations.
The journalists i was with say it was 7 hits, suspect it was shelling from Israeli tanks east of Gaza, it’s hard to say really because it happened very suddenly.
No where is safe from Israeli strikes.
And as the Palestinians say, hek idiniya: that’s life.
S. asks me the question every Palestinian is asking: “Why are they bombing us?” He adds the bit that many here add: “I’m not Fatah, not Hamas.”
And then, “I’m like anyone, I like vodka.” He tells me he’ll show me sometime, in the future. “If I have a future,” he adds with a sad grin…