child deaths

Palestinian girl killed after being run over by Israeli settler

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- A six-year-old Palestinian girl was run over and killed by an Israeli settler Saturday evening in the village of al-Khader south of Bethlehem, on the road to the illegal Israeli settlement of Efrat in the southern occupied West Bank.

A year after the war, Gaza grieves for its child casualties

By Peter Beaumont, The Guardian

Israeli military kills Palestinian kids, United Nations whitewashes it

By Brad Parker, Salon

Report accuses Israel of targeting Gaza’s water facilities

by Dan Cohen

A little-publicized report released during the final weeks of Israel’s summer offensive on the Gaza Strip last year accuses Israel of targeting water and wastewater infrastructure during the 51-day assault, despite having been provided the coordinates of all water and wastewater facilities.

Three Syrian refugees freeze to death as brutal storm hits Lebanon

Gaza child whose home was bombed by Israel dies in freezing weather

GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian infant fell ill and died due to severe cold in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip on Friday, as winter storm Huda pummeled the region for a third day.

Gaza Ministry of Health spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra said that two-month-old Rafah Ali Abu Assi died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as a result of the severely cold weather affecting the region.

VIDEO: Here Lies My Brother

"These are Mohammad’s shoes. I wanted to put them here...
His pants. They still have dirt on them.
I don’t want to wash them; I want to leave them as they are."
-Mohammad Abu Daher’s mother

Give Palestinian Children a Voice

 

by Margot Ellis

Israel accused of war crimes during campaign in Gaza

By The Guardian

Amnesty International has accused Israel of committing war crimes during its campaign in Gaza.

Israeli Troops Shoot and Kill 14-Year-Old American Citizen At Palestinian Protest

By M.A. Hussein, CounterCurrents

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