3 Children Among 19 Gazans Killed by Israel Army in Less than 3 Months

A report issued by the Palestinian Health Ministry on Sunday kept record of the murder of 19 Palestinians from the blockaded Gaza Strip by the Israeli occupation forces since December 2017.

According to data published by the ministry, 19 Palestinians were killed in the besieged enclave during the aforementioned period, including seven in Gaza city, five in Gaza’s northern provinces, two in Khan Younis, three in the Central Province, and two others in Rafah city.

The names of three children appear on the list of casualties.

1,083 Palestinians were also left wounded in the blockaded Gaza Strip during the same period, among them 283 children, 18 women and girls, and 827 men. Women and children made up 23.9% of the overall number of injured Gazans, the report found out.

The ministry also documented attacks by the Israeli army against 15 ambulances, most of which sustained serious damage. Paramedics were also wounded with teargas and prevented from evacuating casualties.

(Source / 11.03.2018)

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