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Saturday, July 29, 2006 

Israel rejects UN's plea for a 3 day truce

The UN has begged Israel to stop attacking Lebanon for just three days, to allow them to deliver aid to the innocent.

It's a step back from their regular requests for a permanent ceasefire which have fallen on deaf ears in Tel Aviv and Washington.

Israel says it has already provided safe routes in Lebanon for UN staff - we know what happened the last time Israel promised UN staff would be safe,.

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