New Internationalist

The language of the Middle East

Issue 396
v. to stop firing unless you really want to
Gaza Strip
n. landing site for Israeli bombs
n. Middle Eastern bird, relative of cuckoo; makes its home in other birds’ nests
homing bomb
n. bomb that targets residential areas
n. reluctance by international community to send troops to UN-controlled area
v. to distract someone with conversation while you encircle them with tanks
UN control

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