Also in this issue
Can you smell gas?
Destroying Syria to save it?
An anarchist among jihadists
A Persian peace
2013: the year of Iran
Israel assassinated Hamas leader ‘to avoid ceasefire’
Newport peace poppies
345 drone strikes: four civilians dead?
UK torture transfers
Thousands join 68-day Kurdish hunger strike
Editorial: Anti-semitism, Zionism, BDS and PN
Liverpool Diary: December 2012
Dai Vaughan: 6 September 1933 - 6 June 2012
Supporting Peace News this winter …and enjoying yourself in the process