UN Report on War Crimes during Israel’s 51 Day Assault on Gaza


Global Justice in the 21st Century

 

 

Exactly a year ago, for 51 days between July 7 and August 26 Israel carried out its third major military assault (2008-09; 2012; 2014) on Gaza in the past six years. This last one, code named Operation Protective Edge by Israeli Defense Forces, was the most vicious, killing 2,251 Palestinians, of which 1,462 were civilians, and included 299 women and 551 children, as well as injuring 11,231, a number that includes 3,436 children, 10% of whom have permanent disabilities, and another 1,500 have been orphaned. Israel also suffered casualties: 73 killed of whom 67 were military personnel, and 1,600 injured. Additional to the human casualties, 18,000 Palestinian housing units were destroyed, along with substantial damage to Gaza’s electricity and sanitation systems, 500, 000 Palestinians (almost 1/3 of Gaza’s population) were forcibly displaced during the military operations and 100,000 remain so a year later, and 73 medical facilities and…

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One comment on “UN Report on War Crimes during Israel’s 51 Day Assault on Gaza

  1. The Israelis have no mother. Those Judaic Khazarian Mafia sons of Satan have no soul, no mercy for any one despite the fact that they are the ones stealing the Palestinian land, the Jews are the ones occupying the land, blockading it by Air, Sea and Ground. This nonsense that has lasted for more than 70 years needs to stop. The sons of Satan need to be wiped out from the face of the earth.

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