The Jala Tower being bombed by Israeli military in Gaza on Saturday. The building housed Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television and the Associated Press news agency. Photo: AFP The Jala Tower being bombed by Israeli military in Gaza on Saturday. The building housed Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television and the Associated Press news agency. Photo: AFP
The Jala Tower being bombed by Israeli military in Gaza on Saturday. The building housed Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television and the Associated Press news agency. Photo: AFP
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Israel’s targeting of media cannot be justified

  • Bombing of building housing news organisations has rightly attracted international condemnation and risks setting a dangerous precedent

The Jala Tower being bombed by Israeli military in Gaza on Saturday. The building housed Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television and the Associated Press news agency. Photo: AFP The Jala Tower being bombed by Israeli military in Gaza on Saturday. The building housed Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television and the Associated Press news agency. Photo: AFP
The Jala Tower being bombed by Israeli military in Gaza on Saturday. The building housed Qatar-based Al-Jazeera television and the Associated Press news agency. Photo: AFP
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