Israel-Palestine News Compiler

437 children killed, 1872 injured in Israel’s offensive

Posted in Arab-Israeli Wars, News Excerpts, Operation Cast Lead, The Gaza Strip by beyondtheborder on April 11, 2009

In interviews with human rights groups, several children said that they spend days next to their dead parents as the Israeli shelling was ongoing and medics could not enter the shelled areas to search for survivals.

Anne Finman of the UNICEF stated that she visited a UNICEF Psychological Support Center and the Red Crescent Society in Gaza last March, and witnessed children drawing missiles that targeted their homes; one child drew a dark area under her drawing and said that this is “a place for burying the dead”

For full news article, visit http://www.imemc.org/article/59886

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