al Jazeera and Human Rights Watch takes a look at white phosphorus, unlawfully used on civilians by Israel in the Gaza Massacre.

al Jazeera – “Focus on Gaza: White Phosphorus” – 27 Mar 09 (24:00):

In this week’s show we hear how Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of war crimes for it’s unlawful use of white phosphorous. Mike Kirsch a town in the US where white phosphorous is manufactured and shows locals the true human cost of the weapon.

Survivors of the war in Gaza take legal action and we meet a mother burnt by white phosphorous who tells her story.

Part One (14:02):

Part Two (9:58):

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