UN troops injured - BBC spins
USA Today (via Beyond Wallacia):
BEIJING (AP) — A rocket blast in southern Lebanon injured three Chinese peacekeepers on Sunday, just hours after China called on the United Nations to ensure the security of U.N. peacekeepers in the Middle East, state media reported.From the UNIFIL report (pdf):
A Chinese officer confirmed that the peacekeepers were injured by a Hezbollah rocket, according to the official Xinhua News Agency.
Three members of the Chinese contingent with UNIFIL were lightly wounded this morning, when one mortar round from the Hezbollah side, according to UNIFIL’s preliminary reports, impacted inside the Headquarters of the Chinese contingent in the area of Hinniyah in the western sector.And now the BBC version (scroll down to Sunday 6 August):
“Three Chinese UN peacekeepers are injured in cross-fire between Israeli troops and Hezbollah fighters.”And as Geoffrey at Beyond Wallacia asks, where's the outrage from Kofi Annan?