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Focus on Gaza
The spin battle
Gerry Adams shares his thoughts on one of the world's fiercest media battles.
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2009 14:09 GMT

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The public relations war over Gaza is one of the fiercest media battles in the world.

Al Jazeera finds out how a cartoon published in the US depicting Israel's stance on Gaza has caused controversy and been labelled anti-Semitic by some.

Two media analysts debate Israel's influence on the US media and a family of Israeli reservists describe how they feel about their country's public relations strategy.

Finally, veteran Irish politician Gerry Adams shares his feelings on the impact of media bias in conflict with Sherine Tadros.

This episode of Focus on Gaza aired from Feburary 20, 2009.

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