It’s all about the spin

Headlines in Europe are full of Israel’s retaliation against Syria, and an Italian daily puts football over security.

IDF soldier
Photo by: REUTERS
European newspapers seemed to have recovered from last week’s embarrassing miscalculations of the number of rockets sent from the Gaza Strip, with reports ranging from 25 projectiles to 100, as reported in this column.

Last week, they had more concrete news to go on – reporting the March 18 explosion on the Syrian border that wounded four IDF soldiers.

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