The figures do not include fatalities in the Gaza Strip and Israel during Operation Protective Edge (8 July 2014 through 26 August 2014). These figures will be added once the relevant investigations are complete.

Palestinian women killed by Israeli security forces in the Gaza Strip, after operation Cast Lead

  • 2016

    • May

      • Zanah 'Atiyyah Muhammad al-'Amur

        59 years old, resident of al-Fukhari, Khan Yunis District, killed on 05 May 2016 in al-Fukhari, Khan Yunis District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by a tank shell, while working in an agricultural field about half a kilometer from the perimeter fence. According to media reports, the Israeli military stated it had fired at people launching mortar shells. B’Tselem’s inquiry found that no mortars were fired from that area, either at the time she was killed on in the preceding days.

  • 2015

    • October

      • Nur Rasmi Muhammad Hassan

        25 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 11 Oct 2015 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with her three-year-old daughter when their home was bombed. More on the incident

  • 2014

    • February

      • Amneh 'Atiyyah Mahmoud Qdeih

        58 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, injured on 28 Feb 2014 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by bullets, and died on 01 Mar 2014. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Mentally disturbed. Hit after dark by firing from military tower while she was near Gaza border fence. Her body was found by relatives the next morning. More on the incident

  • 2012

    • November

      • Yusra Basel Murtada a-Shawa

        18 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 20 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the bombing of her house in a-Shujayah, Gaza City, shortly after the passage of a calvacade of Arab foreign ministers and the Turkish foreign minister. Three other civilians, who were watching the calvacade, were killed on the street. More on the incident

      • Sabah Muhammad Harb a-Skafi

        40 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 19 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, and died on 26 Nov 2012. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Wounded on her way from the UNRWA clinic in a-Tofah to her house in a-Shujayah in Gaza City.

      • Nasmah Helmi Salem Abu Zor

        20 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 19 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while running from her house after it was damaged in the bombing of a nearby house belonging to an Islamic Jihad activist. Three other civilians were also killed.

      • Sahar Fadi Ass'ad Abu Zor

        20 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 19 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while running from her house after it was damaged in the bombing of a nearby house belonging to an Islamic Jihad activist. Three other civilians were also killed.

      • Ranin Jamal Mahmoud a-Dalu

        21 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with another nine members of her family in their house. Also killed in that bombing were two members of the al-Maznar family from the house next door.

      • Samah 'Abd al-Hamid Ishaq a-Dalu

        22 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with nine other members of her family while they were at home. In that bombing two members of the al-Maznar family in the house next door were also killed.

      • Soheila Mahmoud Yasin a-Dalu

        74 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with another nine members of her family in their house. Also killed in that bombing were two members of the al-Maznar family from the house next door.

      • Tahani Hasunah Ahmad a-Dalu

        48 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with another nine members of her family in their house. Also killed in that bombing were two members of the al-Maznar family from the house next door.

      • Amineh Matar Hassan al-Mzannar

        75 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her grandson in the bombing of the a-Dalu family's house next door, in which nine members of the a-Dalu family were killed.

      • Nawal Faraj Mahmoud 'Abd al-'Aal

        53 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in her home in a-Tofah in Gaza City, during the bombing of the police station nearby.

      • Sa'diyah Muhammad 'Aydi a-Dib

        65 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was feeding the chickens she raised on farmland near her house in a-Shujayah, Gaza City.

      • Samaher Khalil Mahmoud Qdeih

        28 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, killed on 17 Nov 2012 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when she left her house to go with her family to a more secure house. More on the incident

      • Tahrir Ziad Muhammad Salman

        22 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 16 Nov 2012 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by gunfire from a aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while sitting in her yard with other family members, one of whom was also killed in the bombing.

    • March

      • Fayzeh Muhammad Mustafa al-Hassumi

        35 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 12 Mar 2012 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed together with her father while they tried to extinguish a fire caused by a rocket that landed on their farmland.

  • 2011

    • April

      • Najah Harb Salem Qdeih

        40 years old, resident of Abasan al-Kabira, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Apr 2011 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her daughter while standing at the entrance to their house.

      • Nidal Ibrahim Hamdan Qdeih

        18 years old, resident of Abasan al-Kabira, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Apr 2011 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her mother while standing at the entrance to their house.

  • 2010

    • July

      • Ne'meh Yusef Muhisen a-Nabahin

        33 years old, resident of Juhor a-Dik, Gaza District, killed on 13 Jul 2010 in Juhor a-Dik, Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when struck by a shell while standing outside of her house.

20 Palestinian women killed by Israeli security forces in the Gaza Strip, after operation Cast Lead