Bülent Yildirim (a.k.a. “Captain Stabbing”), the main organizer of the Free Gaza Flotilla, took the opportunity of a Hamas rally in Gaza to explain that the flotilla was a global Jihad operation, and not a humanitarian endeavor.
In other news, the Council of Europe issued a report accusing the World Health Organization of overstating the threat from the swine flu pandemic in order to boost the fortunes of pharmaceutical companies that ended up making the vaccine.
Meanwhile, the national debt of the United States rose past the $13,000,000,000,000 mark.
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