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Wednesday, 6 August 2014

Gaza's Children

In July 2014, an Israeli incursion into Gaza resulted in numerous casualties. Many of the victims were children. This website is dedicated to their memory.

Rahaf al-Jbour, 4

Rahaf Khalil al-Jbour was killed on July 17th, 2014 in an Israeli airstrike on her house in Khan Younis. 

Ma'an News Agency [Warning: may contain graphic images]

Each child's story is important, but their collective loss is also deeply felt.
According to UNICEF, as of August 4th, 2014, 408 children have been killed and 2,502 injured.

Here are some resources for you to learn more about the situation of children in Gaza. 

Al Mezan Center for Human Rights
Palestnian Center for Human Rights
Human Rights Watch
Amnesty International


"Innocents - A Palestinian Musical Operetta"
"Gaza: Is this a war on children?" | Channel 4 News (UK)
"UN: One Child Killed Every Hour in Gaza" | CNN (USA)
"We are no longer here, do you care?" | Short film by Abdelkarim El-Fassi
"Aftermath of UN school attack in Gaza" | ITV News

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