60% of victims of Israeli terror bombing were women, children, or elderly

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Report: 60% of victims of Israeli terror bombing were women, children, or elderly

The barbaric, merciless terror bombing the Jewish state of Israel carried out against the Palestinian people trapped in the Gaza Strip last summer resulted in the deaths of over 2,000 people. The victims of this cold-blooded and calculated murder spree were largely innocent civilians – women, children, and the elderly.

The Jewish Daily Forward reports:

An Associated Press investigation into Israeli airstrikes on Gaza homes during last summer’s war against Hamas concluded that 508 people, or over 60 percent of the casualties, were children, women and older men.

The report, which the Associated Press called “the most painstaking attempt to date to try to determine who was killed in strikes on homes,” was compiled by investigating 247 Israeli airstrikes and interviewing witnesses.

Israel launched air strikes after an intensification of rocket fire attacks launched from Gaza…

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