Democracy Now! War & Peace Report - August 3

- Israel Resumes Beirut Strikes
- Lebanon: Death Toll at 900, One-Third Children
- Economic, Infrastructure Damage to Lebanon Tops $2.5
- Human Rights Watch: Israel Committing War Crimes
- Israel, Hezbollah Dispute Identities of Captured Lebanese
- Preliminary Probe Says Marines Killed Haditha Civilians
- In Reversal, Rumsfeld Agress To Testify At Iraq Hearing
- Las Vegas Sued Over Ban on Feeding Homeless
- Seattle Suspect Charged With Murder, Hate Crime

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