Palestinian minors killed by Israeli security forces in the Gaza Strip, during Operation Cast Lead

  • 2009

    • January

      • Sabrin Muhammad Subhi Abu Samahah

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 18 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Her body was found under the ruins of her house.

      • Jihan Sami Sa'di al-Hilu

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Angham Raafat 'Atallah al-Masri

        10 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 18 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was on the street with other persons.

      • Muhammad 'Abdallah Salameh Abu 'Ateiwi

        17 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in a-Nuseirat R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing in front of his house by firing from the Mughraqa area, which lies in the northern section of the refugee camp.

      • Ibrahim Muhammad Kasab Shurab

        17 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Khan Yunis, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a car while riding with his father and brothers during a cease fire when soldiers shot at them, striking the father, who was driving, causing him to crash into a wall. Soldiers ordered them to get out of the car and when they did so, fired at them. The brother Kasab was killed by a shot in the stomach, and Ibrahim was shot in the legs and bled to death until midnight, while soldiers stood by.

      • Bilal Muhammad Shehdeh al-Ashqar

        5 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother in the bombing of the UNRWA school in Beit Lahiya, where the family had gone for refuge after escaping from their home. The mother was wounded in her head and in her right hand, which was subsequently amputated.

      • Muhammad Muhammad Shehdeh al-Ashqar

        3 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother in the bombing of the UNRWA school in Beit Lahiya, where the family had gone for refuge. The mother was wounded in the head and right hand, which was subsequently amputated.

      • Ahmad Fawaz Ahmad Saleh

        4 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with his family.

      • Fawzeyeh Fawaz Ahmad Saleh

        3 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Anwar Marwan Fa'iq Shhadeh

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Munir Sami Amin Shuheibar

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when a building adjacent to his house was bombed.

      • Sundus Sa'id Hassan Abu Sultan

        3 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 17 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell, and died on 28 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by shrapnel that struck her in the head while she was next to her house.

      • Muhannad 'Amer Khalil al-Jdeily

        7 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at his home.

      • 'Iz a-Din 'Issa 'Abd al-Hadi al-Batran

        3 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when his house was bombed, apparently with the aim of killing his father.

      • Bilal 'Issa 'Abd al-Hadi al-Batran

        6 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when his house was bombed, apparently to kill his father.

      • Ihssan 'Issa 'Abd al-Hadi al-Batran

        10 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when her house was bombed, apparently with the aim of killing her father.

      • Iman 'Issa 'Abd al-Hadi al-Batran

        10 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when her house was bombed, apparently with the aim of killing her father.

      • Islam 'Issa 'Abd al-Hadi al-Batran

        14 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when her house was bombed, apparently with the aim of killing her father.

      • Ahmad 'Abed 'Ali Baner

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in a condolence tent for his brother in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood. Armed persons were operating in the area.

      • Mus'ab Subhi Muhammad Muwaded

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a condolences tent in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood. Armed persons were operating in the area.

      • 'Ali Kamal Badawi Khader

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home in a-Tufah neighborhood.

      • 'Ali Kamal Badawi al-Barawi

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while playing in a field in a-Sharafa area in a-Tufah neighborhood. His brother and friend came to help him, and then another missile was fired, killing his friend, Ahmad Mansur Hosni Hasuneh. His brother was wounded and taken to Egypt for treatment.

      • 'Omar Mahmoud Ramadan al-Marnakh

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed as he left his house to aid other armed operatives.

      • 'Issa Muhammad 'Aiyadah Ermelat

        11 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Rafah. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while collecting wood with his friends.

      • 'Abdallah Muhammad 'Abed al-Juju

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at home in Tel al-Hawa neighborhood.

      • Rawan Isma'il Muhammad a-Najar

        6 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed on the street next to her house.

      • Ahmad Salameh 'Abd al-Hai Abu 'Aytah

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in front of his house with three members of his family.

      • Anwar Salman Rushdi Abu 'Aytah

        7 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in front of his house with three members of his family.

      • Malak Salameh 'Abd al-Hai Abu 'Aytah

        2 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in front of her house with three members of her family.

      • Aya 'Iz a-Din Muhammad Abu al-'Eish

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family in 'Izbet 'Abd Rabo.

      • Mayar 'Iz a-Din Muhammad Abu al-'Eish

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family in 'Izbet 'Abd Rabo.

      • Nur Sh'hab a-Din Muhammad Abu al-'Eish

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family in 'Izbet 'Abd Rabo.

      • Tammer Riad Ibrahim Faza'

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed in an exchange of gunfire between armed men and soldiers in the Tel al-Hawa neighborhood.

      • Shaymaa 'Adel Ibrahim al-Jadbah

        9 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her sister and brother at a relative's house, to which they had fled.

      • Yasmin 'Adel Ibrahim al-Jadbah

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her sister and brother at a relative's house, to which they had fled.

      • Muhammad a-Sayed Muhammad Abu 'Akilah

        7 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing next to his house in a-Nasser neighborhood, when an adjacent building was bombed.

      • Arij 'Ata Hassan Ermelat

        Under 1 year old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her mother, brother and sister, and grandmother while on their way to their bombed house.

      • Baraa 'Ata Hassan Ermelat

        1 year old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his mother, brother, sister, and grandmother when they went to check their house, which had been bombed.

      • Sabrin 'Ata Hassan Ermelat

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her mother, two sisters, and grandmother when they came to check their house that had been bombed.

      • 'Abdallah Nabil Sha'ban Islim

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Neighbor of Sa'id Siyam. Killed in the bombing of Siyam's house.

      • Ahmad Muhammad Sha'ban Islim

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Neighbor of Sa'id Siyam. Killed in the bombing of Siyam's house.

      • Husam Muhammad Sha'ban Islim

        7 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Neighbor of Sa'id Siyam. Killed in the bombing of Siyam's house.

      • Sahar 'Ali Sha'ban Islim

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Neighbor of Sa'id Siyam. Killed in the bombing of Siyam's house.

      • Ahmad Ousamah Muhammad Qurtom

        6 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile during the course of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Neighbor of Sa'id Siyam. Killed in the bombing of Siyam's house.

      • Hanin Fadel Muhammad al-Batran

        8 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while fleeing with her family from their house in a-Tufah neighborhood.

      • Karim Mesbah Muhammad Abu Sidu

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while walking along the street.

      • Muhammad Majed 'Ali Hussein

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was at home.

      • Thaer Soheil 'Ali Hussein

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was at home.

      • Alaa 'Udai Salameh al-Hadad

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Burned to death with her parents and brother when the car they were in while trying to flee from their home in the Tel al-Hawa neighborhood was bombed with phosphorous.

      • 'Issa Muhammad Jaber Abu 'Aydah

        15 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing next to his house and a wagon passing by him was bombed.

      • 'Iz a-Din 'Adel Khaled al-Fara

        13 years old, resident of al-Qarara, Rafah District, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in al-Qararah, Rafah District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding on a moped with his cousin to buy provisions. His cousin was wounded.

      • 'Abdallah Naser 'Abdallah a-Sadudi

        6 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, injured on 14 Jan 2009 in a-Nuseirat R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: On the way to hospital for treatment of trauma, he was struck in the head when a missile exploded close to the car. He was taken to Egypt for treatment, where he died from his wounds several days later.

      • Mahmoud Khader Mahmoud Abu Kmeil

        13 years old, resident of al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in an orchard next to his house.

      • Khalil Muhammad Musa Bahar

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home in a-Sh'af neighborhood.

      • 'Alaa Fathi Da'ud al-Qaram

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Went with his sister to call for an ambulance after a missile struck their house. Their bodies were found in the street.

      • 'Ismat Fathi Da'ud al-Qaram

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Went with her brother his sister to call for an ambulance after a missile struck their house. Their bodies were found in the street.

      • 'Imad Maher Saleh Farwaneh

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: An operative in the military wing of Hamas, he was killed while sitting next to the house of Fathi al-Qaram, who was also killed, in the Tal al-Hawa neighborhood. His children, who went to call for help, were killed in the street.

      • Nur 'Iz a-Din Wahid Musa

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family in a-Sabra neighborhood.

      • Bilal Jamal Isma'il Abu 'Awwad

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed when removing objects from his house.

      • 'Aishah Ibrahim a-Sayed a-Najar

        3 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her mother while playing in the yard of the house.

      • Samir Muhammad Kamel Muqat

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Additional information: Killed in an open area next to his house.

      • Muhammad Maher Ahmad a-Zinati

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Additional information: Killed as he went to check an apartment belonging to relatives.

      • Mamduh Mus'ad Muhammad Qdeih

        17 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Najar neighborhood along with five other persons. He fled from helicopter fire to a group of persons, and then another missile was fired, killing him. Armed persons were operating in the area.

      • Muhammad Jamil 'Abdallah Qdeih

        14 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Najar neighborhood along with five other persons while going to the grocery store across from his house to buy provisions. Armed persons were operating in the area.

      • Alaa Khaled Khalil a-Najar

        15 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was at home with members of her family and others who had found refuge in their home.

      • Bassem Tal'at Jamil 'Abd a-Nabi

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 13 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 14 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his uncle father and brother when their home was bombed.

      • Qassem Tal'at Jamil 'Abd a-Nabi

        6 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his uncle and brother when their home was bombed.

      • Firas Faiz Kamel Abu Samrah

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding with his cousin on a horse-drawn cart on their way home from their land.

      • Nabil Kamal Muhammad Mekhraq (Abu Samrah)

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding with his cousin on a horse-drawn wagon on their way home from their land.

      • Yusef Muhammad Fouad al-Farahteh

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by a missile fired at the house of relatives after 'Amar Sa'ad and Majdi and Muhammad Islim had found refuge there.

      • Majdi Nahed Harb Islem Islim (al-Basus)

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Wounded with his cousin while gathering wood. 'Amar Sa'ad, who passed by, took them to the Farahat family's house next door and the three were killed along with Yusef Farahat by a missile that was fired at the house.

      • Muhammad Midhat Harb Islem Islim (al-Basus)

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Wounded with his cousin while gathering wood. 'Amar Sa'ad, who passed by, took them to the Farahat family's house next door and the three were killed along with Yusef Farahat by a missile that was fired at the house.

      • Mahmoud Ahmad Fares Juha

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed during an exchange of gunfire with soldiers in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Mustafa Muhammad Naser al-'Ashi

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the roof of his house.

      • Muhammad Nader Khalil Abu Sh'aban

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed when moving about in a-Sabra neighborhood with other armed persons.

      • Mamduh Walid Ass'ad Shehebar

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed when moving about in a-Sabra neighborhood with other armed persons.

      • 'Abd a-Rahman Ibrahim Tawfiq Jaballah

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was next to his house.

      • Mahmoud Muhammad Mahmoud Jaballah

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was next to his house.

      • Tammer 'Omar Isma'il a-Loh

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 12 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by gunfire, and died on 20 Jan 2009. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Hit as he left his house, armed, to go to the area of hostilities in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Muhammad 'Alaa a-Din Fallah a-Sawafiry

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 12 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 13 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing at the entrance to his house in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Mahmoud Jamal Hassan Muhmadin

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 12 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while caring for armed men who had been wounded.

      • Ayat Kamal Mahmoud al-Bana

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 12 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with three other persons, among them a physician who was trying to treat wounded persons, when an apartment building she lived in was shelled.

      • Jihad Rashad Sha'ban Dalul

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 12 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while next to his house in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Fadel Allah 'Imad Hassan a-Najar

        1 year old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 12 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when riding in a car with a taxi driver who was on his way to fill up water containers.

      • Nasha't Raed Zaki al-Feiri

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 12 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when riding in a car with a taxi driver who was on his way to fill up water containers.

      • 'Abd a-Rahman Muhammad 'Atiyyah Ghiben

        14 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on his way home from the grocery store.

      • 'Abdallah Muhammad Hamdan Abu Ruk

        16 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, injured on 11 Jan 2009 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile, and died on 23 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Wounded when he and friends were helping an elderly man to flee from his house. He later died.

      • Iyad Taher Ahmad Shhadeh

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 11 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell, and died on 12 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Critically wounded while next to the Abu al-Khir mosque in the city, and died the next day.

      • Ousamah Khaled Hussein Abu Rajelah

        16 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his father and brother while they were on the family's land.

      • Khawlah Ahmad Ramadan Ghiben

        14 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street while she tried to return home with members of her family to take food and provisions to the school where they had found refuge.

      • Sahar Ahmad Ramadan Ghiben

        16 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street when she tried to return home with members of her family to take food and provisions to the school where they had found refuge.

      • Fatmeh Muhammad Rushdi M'aruf

        14 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street while she tried to return home with members of her family to take food and provisions to the school where they had found refuge.

      • Haitham Yasser Yusef M'aruf

        10 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street while he tried to return home with members of his family to take food and provisions to the school where they had found refuge.

      • Maha Yasser Yusef M'aruf

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street while on the way home with members of her family to get food and possessions to take to the school where they had found refuge.

      • Hadil Jaber Diab a-Rafati

        8 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 11 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 13 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in her home.

      • Tasnim Yasser Jaber a-Rafati

        1 year old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at her grandfather's house.

      • Amal Najib Muhammad 'Alush

        12 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she fled with her family to the house of relatives.

      • Mus'ab 'Abd al-Muhsen 'Ali Khader

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he fled with his family to the house of relatives.

      • Muhammad Yunes Nseir Abu Jame'

        17 years old, resident of Bani Suheila, Khan Yunis District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Bani Suheila, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while sitting with his cousin in the yard of his house.

      • Fares Tal'at Ass'ad Hamuda

        2 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother when their house in the Tel al-Hawa neighborhood was bombed. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Tal'at Ass'ad Hamuda

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Injured when his family's house, in Tel al-Hawa neighborhood, was bombed. Bled for hours, while ambulances were not allowed to enter the neighborhood. His infant brother was also killed by the bombing. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Jaber Muhammad 'Alian

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Front. Additional information: Killed while sleeping in his house.

      • 'Iz a-Din 'Ali 'Awad al-Baras

        16 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in a-Nuseirat R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Hit by shrapnel while standing next to the balcony of his brother's apartment, on the fifth floor of a-Nuri Towers.

      • 'Ali Kamal 'Ali a-Neder

        10 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother while they were next to their house.

      • 'Amer Kamal 'Ali a-Neder

        15 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother while they were next to their house.

      • 'Abd al-Hakim Khader Muhammad Sultan

        14 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the street next to his house.

      • 'Abd a-Rahman Ahmad 'Abdallah Habush

        4 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at his home in a-Tufah neighborhood, next to a welding work-shop that was bombed.

      • Samed Mahfuz Mahmoud 'Abd Rabo

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Additional information: Killed by a missile that struck the grocery store of the 'Abd Rabo family. His name is mentioned on the Islamic Jihad website.

      • Muhammad Yihya Sa'id al-Baba

        11 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, injured on 10 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 26 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Injured while sitting with his family in the yard of their house and died later.

      • 'Omar Khader Muhammad Jum'ah

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while he was with other armed men.

      • Amineh Nafez Muhammad al-Hilu

        14 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed wither her brother while they were at home.

      • Wisam Ibrahim Mesbah Nabhan

        16 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the yard of his house.

      • Suhaib Muhammad Ibrahim al-Qur'an

        15 years old, resident of a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while sitting in the yard of his house with members of his family. Armed persons were present in the area.

      • Widad Muhammad Ibrahim al-Qur'an

        16 years old, resident of a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while sitting in the yard of her house with members of her family. Armed persons were present in the area.

      • Bahaa a-Din Faiz Nur Salahah

        4 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with his family.

      • Diaa' A-Din Faiz Nur Salahah

        13 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with his family.

      • Rana Faiz Nur Salahah

        11 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Rula Faiz Nur Salahah

        1 year old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Ahmad Ibrahim Sami Abu Qleiq

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while passing next to a-Nada Towers, which are adjacent to the Bedouin encampment in which he lived.

      • Isma'il Ayman Jamil Yasin

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at home with his family in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Nariman Ahmad 'Abd al-Karim Abu 'Odeh

        15 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home.

      • Muhammad 'Atef Muhammad Abu al-Husna

        12 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at his home in Gaza Street.

      • Ghanimah Sultan Fawzi Halawah

        10 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in her house on Gaza Street.

      • Alaa Ahmad Fathi Jaber

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in her house on Gaza Street.

      • Fatmeh Raed Zaki Jadallah

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 09 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was next to her house.

      • Basmah Yasser 'Abd Rabo al-Jilawi

        5 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on way to a medical clinic with her mother, who was wounded.

      • 'Amer Ibrahim Khalil Bau'lusha

        9 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when playing with other children in the inner yard of the building in which he lived.

      • Muhammad Khader 'Abed Rajab

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with his family in a-Zaitun neighborhood.

      • Yusef 'Awni 'Abd a-Rahim al-Jaru

        1 year old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his mother while they were at home.

      • Bayan Khaled Ibrahim Khleif

        12 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing with other persons in the street in front of his house. Armed persons were present in the area.

      • Ousamah Sa'id Muhammad Lubad

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Additional information: Killed while in the street. Armed persons were present in the area.

      • Baraa Iyad Samih Shalha

        6 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing with other persons in the street in front of her house. Armed persons were present in the area.

      • Ibrahim Akram Ibrahim Abu Daqah

        15 years old, resident of Abasan al-Kabira, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother while on their way to their aunt's house. B'Tselem's investigation indicates that apparently, combatants were not present in the area.

      • Muhammad Akram Ibrahim Abu Daqah

        14 years old, resident of Abasan al-Kabira, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother while on their way to their aunt's house. B'Tselem's investigation indicates that apparently, combatants were not present in the area.

      • Mustafa Rashad Fadel al-Khaldi

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street after armed men fired rockets from the area.

      • Muhammad Farid Ahmad al-Ma'suwabi

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street after armed men fired rockets from the area. His name is mentioned in Hamas internet forums as a person who converted to Islam.

      • Mahmoud Zaki 'Issa Hmeid

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street after armed men fired rockets from the area.

      • 'Abdallah Jihad Hussein Judah

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street after armed men fired rockets from the area.

      • Amal Khaled Muhammad Munib 'Abd Rabo

        2 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when she left her house with her family, who were carrying white flags.

      • Su'ad Khalad Muhammad Munib 'Abd Rabo

        9 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when she left her house with her family, who were carrying white flags.

      • Habib Khaled Isma'il el-Kahlut

        13 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding in a car with members of his family. His father, two brothers, and another relative were also killed.

      • Muhammad Khaled Isma'il el-Kahlut

        14 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding in a car with members of his family. His father, two brothers, and another relative were also killed.

      • Tawfiq Khaled Isma'il el-Kahlut

        11 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding in a car with members of his family. His father, two brothers, and another relative were also killed.

      • Husam Raed Rajab Subuh

        11 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the street in a-Salatin neighborhood.

      • Muhammad Maher Nimer Badawi

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed with his brother-in-law as they went to check the family's house, in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Ibrahim 'Abd a-Rahim Rajab Suliman

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the street with other armed persons.

      • Dima Sa'id Ahmad a-Rahel

        5 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, injured on 07 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell, and died on 03 Mar 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when a shell struck her house.

      • 'Abd a-Rahman Muhammad Radwan 'Ashur

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother at their home in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Radwan Muhammad Radwan 'Ashur

        11 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his brother at their home in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • 'Abdallah Muhammad Shafiq 'Abdallah

        10 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, injured on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire, and died on 07 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Bilal Hamzah 'Ali 'Obeid

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had found refuge after having to leave their houses. Earlier, rockets had been fired from the area, and according to the army, five armed persons were killed in the incident, but their names were not published. More on the incident

      • 'Imad Muhammad Fouad Abu 'Askar

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Isma'il 'Adnan Hassan Abu Hawilah

        15 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • 'Issam Samir Shafiq Dib

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with ten members of his family while he was sitting in the yard of his house, near al-Fakhura School. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Asil Mu'in Shafiq Dib

        9 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with ten members of her family while she was sitting in the yard of her house, near al-Fakhura School. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Mu'in Shafiq Dib

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with ten members of his family while he was sitting in the yard of his house, near al-Fakhura School. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Mustafa Mu'in Shafiq Dib

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with ten members of his family while he was sitting in the yard of his house, near al-Fakhura School. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Nur Mu'in Shafiq Dib

        3 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with ten members of her family in her home, near al-Fakhura School. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Lena 'Abd al-Mun'im Nafez Hassan

        9 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Ibrahim Ahmad Hussein M'aruf

        14 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Bashar Samir Musa Naji

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • 'Ahed Iyad Muhammad Qadas

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, injured on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire, and died on 07 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Bassem Ahmad Shaqurah

        8 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by mortar fire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge after they had to leave their houses. Earlier, armed militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Ranin 'Abdallah Ahmad Saleh

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her mother, father, and sister-in-law while they were at home.

      • Islam 'Odeh Khalil Abu 'Amshah

        11 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in her home.

      • Marwan Hassan 'Abd al-Maazun Qdeih

        4 years old, resident of Abasan al-Kabira, Khan Yunis District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while playing with his sister in the inner courtyard of their house. Hit by shrapnel from a missile that struck the electricity pole on the street. His sister was wounded.

      • Zakaria Yihya Ibrahim a-Tawil

        4 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in a-Nuseirat R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the bombing of an adjacent house, belonging to a Hamas activist, while playing opposite his uncle's house, where his family had found refuge after fleeing from their house.

      • 'Ali Iyad Faiz a-Dayah

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of her family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Alaa Iyad Faiz a-Dayah

        6 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of her family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Amani Muhammad Faiz a-Dayah

        6 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with 21 relatives when the house in which they were in was bombed. The army admitted that the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family had not been warned of the army's intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Arij Muhammad Faiz a-Dayah

        3 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of her family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Baraah Ramez Faiz a-Dayah

        1 year old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of his family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Kamar Muhammad Faiz a-Dayah

        5 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of her family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Khitam Iyad Faiz a-Dayah

        8 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of her family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Iyad Faiz a-Dayah

        Under 1 year old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with 21 relatives when the house in which they were in was bombed. The army admitted that the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family had not been warned of the army's intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Rabe'ah Iyad Faiz a-Dayah

        2 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of her family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Salsabil Ramez Faiz a-Dayah

        Under 1 year old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with 21 relatives when the house in which they were in was bombed. The army admitted that the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family had not been warned of the army's intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Sharaf a-Din Iyad Faiz a-Dayah

        4 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with 21 members of his family when their house was bombed. Later, the army admitted the house had been bombed by mistake, and that the family was not given warning of the intention to bomb it. More on the incident

      • Yusef Muhammad Faiz a-Dayah

        2 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Hassan 'Ata Hassan 'Azzam

        1 year old, resident of al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by Flechette shells fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his father and brother in the yard of their house.

      • Muhammad 'Ata Hassan 'Azzam

        13 years old, resident of al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by Flechette shells fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his father and brother in the yard of their house.

      • Adam Maamun Saqer al-Kurdi

        3 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when his house was bombed.

      • Huzaifah Jihad Khaled el-Kahlut

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed near his house.

      • Yusef Sa'ed Yusef el-Kahlut

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home on a-Sika Street.

      • 'Abd al-Jalil Hassan 'Abd al-Jalil al-Halis

        8 years old, resident of a-Shati' Camp, Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in a-Shati' R.C, Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing next to a police van in the area where he lived.

      • Muhammad Taysir Muhammad Zamlat

        10 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, injured on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 05 Jun 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Injured at home in an attack that also killed his father and grandmother.

      • Sahar Hatem Hisham Da'ud

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was next to her house.

      • Amjad Majdi Ahmad al-Bayed

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when a policeman on a moped was shot while passing by him and his friend, while they were walking along the street.

      • Rafiq 'Abd al-Basset Saleh al-Khadari

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when a policeman on a moped was shot while passing by him and his friend, while they were walking along the street.

      • Samer Muhammad al-'Abed Abu 'Aser

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, and died on 15 Jan 2009. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: He was apparently killed after he fired rockets into Israel.

      • Hamam Muhammad Hassan al-Khadari

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, and died on 15 Jan 2009. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: He was apparently killed after he fired rockets into Israel.

      • Zakaria Hamed Khamis a-Samuni

        7 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at the entrance to his house.

      • Ibrahim Rohi Muhammad 'Aqel

        16 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while eating with his family in the yard after armed persons fired rockets from the neighborhood.

      • Naji Nidal 'Abd a-Salam al-Hamlawi

        15 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while eating with his family in the yard after armed persons fired rockets from the neighborhood.

      • Adham Na'im Muhammad 'Abd al-Malek (Mteir)

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 05 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by bullets, and died on 06 Jan 2009. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed after he went onto the roof of his house to serve as a scout observing soldiers' movement.

      • Isma'il Haydar Isma'il 'Aleiwa

        6 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his mother, sister, and two brothers when a shell penetrated their fourth-floor apartment in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Lana Haydar Isma'il 'Aleiwa

        9 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her mother and three brothers when a shell penetrated their fourth-floor apartment in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Mu'atasem Haydar Isma'il 'Aleiwa

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his mother, sister, and two brothers when a shell penetrated their fourth-floor apartment in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Muamen Haydar Isma'il 'Aleiwa

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his mother, sister, and two brothers when a shell penetrated their their fourth-floor apartment in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Ghaidaa 'Amer Rizeq Abu 'Eashah

        7 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her parents and brother while they were at home in a-Nasser neighborhood, which lies some 200 meters from the Internal Ministry headquarters and the former Palestinian Intelligence headquarters. B'Tselem's investigation indicates that armed militants apparently were not present in the area.

      • Muhammad 'Amer Rizeq Abu 'Eashah

        9 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his parents, brother, and sister while they were at home in a-Nasser neighborhood, which lies some 200 meters from the Internal Ministry headquarters and the former Palestinian Intelligence headquarters. B'Tselem's investigation indicates that armed militants apparently were not present in the area.

      • Sayed 'Amer Rizeq Abu 'Eashah

        11 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his parents and siblings while they were at home in a-Nasser neighborhood, which lies some 200 meters from the Internal Ministry headquarters and the former Palestinian Intelligence headquarters. B'Tselem's investigation indicates that armed militants apparently were not present in the area.

      • Ibrahim Mu'in al-'Abed Juha

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when he left his house with his family upon soldiers' orders. The family was carrying a white flag. He was shot by soldiers who were inside a house. He lay dying for hours as the army did not allow an ambulance to enter the area.

      • Muhammad Samir Amin Heji

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with Shahd Haji and 'Ula 'Arafat from soldiers' fire while they were trying to reach a safe place with other persons. His name was mentioned on the Islamic Jihad website.

      • Shahd Muhammad Amin Heji

        2 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Muhammad Amin Haji, who had previously been killed by a shell that struck the family's house. Killed with Muhammad Samir Haji and 'Ola 'Arafat by soldiers' gunfire as they tried along with other persons to reach a safe place, after soldiers ordered them to leave their house. Her mother was wounded.

      • Mahmoud Muhammad Khamis Abu Qamer

        14 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while walking on the street.

      • Ramadan Muhammad 'Ali Filfel

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while next to his house, a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • 'Arafat Muhammad 'Arafat 'Abd a-Dayem

        12 years old, resident of 'Izbat Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by Flechette shells fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by flechette-shell darts while in a condolence tent. Five other persons were killed in the incident.

      • Islam Jaber 'Arafat 'Abd a-Dayem

        16 years old, resident of 'Izbat Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, injured on 05 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by Flechette shells fired from an tank, and died on 08 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by flechette-shell darts while in a condolence tent. Five other persons were killed in the incident.

      • Muamen Mahmoud Talal 'Allaw

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the roof of his house with members of his family. His brother and sister were wounded.

      • Nada Radwan Na'im Mardi

        5 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while walking in al-'Atatreh area with members of her family, who were carrying white flags, trying to get to a safe place. She died the next day from her wounds.

      • Muhammad Salem 'Awwad a-Tarfawi

        4 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at his home.

      • Ahmad Samih Ahmad al-Kafarneh

        17 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while on the street with other armed persons.

      • Khalil Muhammad Khalil Hiles

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was next to his house.

      • Nader Bassam Ibrahim Kadurah

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 05 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, and died on 07 Jan 2009. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Hit while moving about with other armed men.

      • Nadiah Mesbah Salem Sa'ed

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when on the roof of her house in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Hanadi Bassem Kamel Khalifah

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at her home in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Aya Ousamah Nayef a-Sarsawi

        5 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at her grandfather's house in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Ayat Yusef Muhammad a-Dufda'

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was at home in a-Tufah neighborhood with members of her family.

      • 'Abd a-Rahim Sa'dallah Matar Abu Halimah

        13 years old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Burned to death together with his sister and two brothers when a white-phosphorous shell struck their house. His father was killed when struck directly by the shell. Five others in the family were burned, one of whom later died from her wounds. More on the incident

      • Hamzah Sa'dallah Matar Abu Halimah

        7 years old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Burned to death along with his sister and two brothers when a white-phosphorous shell struck his house. His father was killed when struck directly by the shell. Five other family members were burned by the phosphorous, one of whom later died from her wounds. More on the incident

      • Lu'ai Yihya Salman Abu Halimah

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, and died on 03 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while playing with friends outside his house. His friends were wounded. More on the incident

      • Matar Sa'ed Matar Abu Halimah

        17 years old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Shot by soldiers while he and his family were waving a white flag and driving on a tractor-drawn wagon to the hospital, after their house had been shelled with white phosphorous. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Hikmat Matar Abu Halimah

        16 years old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Shot by soldiers while he and his family were waving a white flag and driving on a tractor-drawn wagon to the hospital, after their house had been shelled with white phosphorous. More on the incident

      • Shahd Sa'dallah Matar Abu Halimah

        1 year old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Burned to death along with three of her brothers when a white-phosphorous shell struck her house. Her father was killed when struck directly by the shell. Five other family members were burned by the phosphorous, one of whom later died from her wounds. More on the incident

      • Zeid Sa'dallah Matar Abu Halimah

        10 years old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a phosphorus shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Burned to death along with his sister and two brothers when a white-phosphorous shell struck his house. His father was killed when struck directly by the shell. Five other family members were burned by the phosphorous, one of whom later died from her wounds. More on the incident

      • Asmaa Ibrahim Hussein 'Afaneh

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing on the roof of a house with members of her family.

      • 'Abd al-Karim Ziad Ramadan a-Nimer

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing on the roof of his house with members of his family.

      • Suhair Ziad Ramadan a-Nimer

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while standing on the roof of her house with members of her family.

      • Ziad Muhammad Salma Abu Sanimah

        9 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Rafah, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while playing in the street next to his house.

      • Isma'il 'Abdallah Suliman Abu Sanimah

        14 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Rafah, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on his way home from visiting his sister in a-Shuhadaa Village, near the Kerem Shalom crossing.

      • 'Abd a-Rahman Ahmad 'Abd Rabo al-'Atawneh

        15 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed Was on his way home. His body was found in the street.

      • Wiam Jamal Mahmoud al-Kafarneh

        2 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she was at home with members of her family, all of whom were wounded in the shelling. More on the incident

      • 'Ali Musa Samir al-Qatnani

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by Flechette shells. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: He was wounded as he fled from his house with members of his family and was killed when the ambulance that arrived to evacuate him was attacked.

      • Musa Yusef Hassan Barbakh

        16 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Rafah, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed together with his uncle and cousins while they were cutting wood for the baking oven in the yard of the house.

      • Yusef 'Abed Muhsein Barbakh

        14 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Rafah, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed together with his father, two of his brothers, and his cousin while they were cutting wood for the baking oven in the yard of the house.

      • Ibrahim Kamal Subhi 'Awajeh

        8 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the street in a-Salatin neighborhood.

      • 'Azzah Salah Talal a-Samuni

        2 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Ahmad 'Atiyyah Helmi a-Samuni

        4 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets, and died on 06 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Shot by soldiers who came into the house and opened fire, killing his father, 'Attiyah a-Samuni, and wounding him and others in the family. Soldiers did not let ambulances enter the area, and he died.

      • Fares Wael Fares a-Samuni

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Huda Na'el Fares a-Samuni

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Isma'il Ibrahim Helmi a-Samuni

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Mu'atasem Muhammad Ibrahim a-Samuni

        Under 1 year old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Muhammad Helmi Talal a-Samuni

        Under 1 year old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Nassar Ibrahim Helmi a-Samuni

        5 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Ishaq Ibrahim Helmi a-Samuni

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Razaqeh Wael Fares a-Samuni

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood when soldiers ordered the extended Samuni family to gather in the house of one of the family members. The next morning, the house was bombed and collapsed on its occupants, killing 21 of the family, and injuring many. For two days, soldiers prohibited the Red Cross from removing the injured.

      • Walid Rashad Helmi a-Samuni

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: His name appears on the Islamic Jihad list, but B'Tselem's investigation indicates he was not active in the military wing.

      • Farah 'Amar Fouad al-Hilu

        1 year old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while she fled from her house with her family after her grandfather was shot by soldiers who entered the house.

      • Mahmoud Khaled 'Alian al-Masharawi

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his cousin while playing on the roof of the house.

      • Ahmad Khader Diab Sbieh

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his cousin while playing on the roof of the house.

      • 'Ayed 'Imad Jamal Khaireh

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while walking in an area in which armed persons were present.

      • Mahmoud Sami Yihya 'Asaliyah

        3 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with members of his family.

      • Wadi' Amin 'Omar 'Omar

        2 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with members of his family.

      • Iyad Nabil 'Abd a-Rahman Saleh

        16 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was next to his house in al-'Awadeh Towers.

      • Anas 'Aref 'Aref Barakeh

        7 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in Deir al-Balah, and died on 07 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed on farmland next to his house. He was taken to Egypt for treatment and died there.

      • Jihad Samir Faiz Erhim

        8 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by gunfire. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed near his home in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Ruba Muhammad Fadel Abu Ras

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while next to her house in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Hamzah Zuheir Rizeq Tantish

        11 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his cousin while they were on the roof of the house.

      • Mahmoud Zaher Rizeq Tantish

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his cousin while they were on the roof of the house.

      • Israa Qusai Muhammad al-Habash

        12 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her cousin while they were playing on the roof of the house. Three other children were wounded.

      • Shaza al-'Abed Muhammad al-Habash

        10 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her cousin while they were playing on the roof of the house. Three other children were wounded.

      • a-Sayed Jawad Muhammad a-Siksik

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by bullets. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on the roof of his house.

      • Bahaa a-Din Muaiad Kamal Abu Wadi

        7 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was with his family at home in a-Zaitun neighborhood.

      • Muhammad Faraj Isma'il Hasunah

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in a-Tufah neighborhood while on his way to his sister's house.

      • Hashem 'Awni 'Abd al-Fatah Jadu'

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his two brothers when their house in a-Sabra neighborhood was bombed.

      • 'Omar Ahmad Mahmoud al-Bard'i

        11 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while transporting paramedics to wounded combatants.

      • Jihad Kamal Hassan Ahmad

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 next to Netzarim, Deir al-Balah District. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding in a car with her family. More on the incident

      • 'Atiyyah Rushdi Khalil al-Khuli

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed when moving about in a-Zeitun neighborhood with other armed persons.

      • Ibrahim Mustafa Freij Sa'id

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by gunfire. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad.

      • Sharif 'Abd al-Mu'ti Suliman Ermelat

        15 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Rafah, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while sitting in a tent near his house. Ten of his relatives were wounded.

      • Ahmad Shaher Fa'iq Khdeir

        12 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while next to his house.

      • Hani Muhammad Musa a-Silawi

        6 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the bombing of al-Maqadmeh mosque, in which the army contended ammunition and weapons were stored. 15 persons were killed in the bombing, among them five members of the Hamas military wing and one person from the Islamic Jihad military wing.

      • Muhammad Musa Isma'il a-Silawi

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed by mortar fire that hit the street next to UNRWA's al-Fakhura school, in the Jabalya refugee camp, where persons had gone for refuge having been forced to leave their houses. Earlier, militants had fired rockets from the area.

      • Hassan Nassim 'Amer Hiju

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the bombing of al-Maqadmeh mosque, in which the army contended ammunition and weapons were stored. 15 persons were killed in the bombing, among them five members of the Hamas military wing and one person from the Islamic Jihad military wing.

      • Ahmad Ass'ad Dib Tbeil

        15 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the bombing of al-Maqadmeh mosque, in which the army contended ammunition and weapons were stored. 15 persons were killed in the bombing, among them five members of the Hamas military wing and one person from the Islamic Jihad military wing.

      • Rajeh Nahed Rajeh Ziyadah

        17 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the bombing of al-Maqadmeh mosque, in which the army contended ammunition and weapons were stored. 15 persons were killed in the bombing, among them five members of the Hamas military wing and one person from the Islamic Jihad military wing.

      • Shahd Hussein Nazmi Sultan

        6 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Fidaa Muhammad Musa al-'Ur

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at home with four members of her family.

      • Ibrahim Muhammad Musa al-'Ur

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at home with four members of his family.

      • Rakan Muhammad Musa al-'Ur

        4 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 03 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at home with four members of his family.

      • Ahmad Fawzi Hassan Lubad

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Mahmoud Salah Ahmad al-Ghul

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 03 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: A student, he was killed on his family's farm.

      • Hamamdeh Ibrahim 'Ali Mesbeh

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 02 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was next to his house.

      • Sujud Hamdi Jum'ah a-Dardasawi

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 02 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at her home in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • 'Abd a-Satart Walid 'Abd a-Rahman al-Astal

        11 years old, resident of al-Qarara, Rafah District, killed on 02 Jan 2009 in Khan Yunis, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with two children from his family while playing in the street. More on the incident

      • 'Abd Rabo Iyad 'Abd Rabo al-Astal

        8 years old, resident of al-Qarara, Rafah District, killed on 02 Jan 2009 in Khan Yunis, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with two children from his family while playing in the street. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Iyad 'Abd Rabo al-Astal

        11 years old, resident of al-Qarara, Rafah District, killed on 02 Jan 2009 in Khan Yunis, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with two children from his family while playing in the street. More on the incident

      • 'Abd a-Rahman Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        5 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Son of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. He was killed along with 15 members of his family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • 'Abd al-Qader Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Son of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. He was killed along with 15 members of his family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • 'Eashah Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        2 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. She was killed along with 16 members of her family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Ass'ad Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        1 year old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Son of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. He was killed along with 15 members of his family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Aya Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        11 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. She was killed along with 15 members of her family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Ghassan Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, injured on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a bomb fired from an fighter jet, and died on 02 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Son of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. He was killed along with 15 members of his family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Halimah Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        4 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. She was killed along with 15 members of her family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Maryam Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        9 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. She was killed along with 15 members of her family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Ousamah Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        2 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Son of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. He was killed along with 15 members of his family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Rim Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        4 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. She was killed along with 15 members of her family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Zeinab Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Rayan

        8 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Daughter of Nizar Rayan, a senior Hamas official. She was killed along with 15 members of her family when the family's house was bombed. The army contends that the house was used to store ammunition and a tunnel had been built under it. The army warned the family, but they refused to leave. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Husam Radwan 'Alian

        17 years old, resident of a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Hit while on his way home with Muhammad Abu Swirah. Apparently, armed militants fired rockets into Israel from the area they were in.

      • Muhammad Maher Sayah Abu Sawireh

        16 years old, resident of a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, injured on 01 Jan 2009 in a-Zawaydah, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Wounded while on his way home with Muhammad 'Alian. Apparently, armed persons had fired rockets into Israel from the area they were in. Taken for treatment to Egypt and then Saudi Arabia, where he died from his wounds.

      • 'Uyun Jihad Yusef a-Nasleh

        15 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her infant brother while at home with her family in a-Nada Towers. More on the incident

      • al-Mu'iz Ldin Allah Jihad Yusef a-Nasleh

        2 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 01 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his sister while at home with his family in a-Nada Towers. More on the incident

  • 2008

    • December

      • Muhammad Isma'il 'Abed Abu Daqah

        17 years old, resident of Bani Suheila, Khan Yunis District, killed on 31 Dec 2008 in Bani Suheila, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with Nafez Abu Sabt after helping his neighbors remove the contents of their house that had been bombed by the army. Was riding in a wagon on which the contents, including gas canisters, had been loaded. B'Tselem checked reports contending that they had been transporting weapons, but found no support for the claim.

      • Haya Talal Shehdeh Hamdan

        12 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 30 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her brother and sister while on their way to throw out the garbage.

      • Isma'il Talal Shehdeh Hamdan

        9 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, injured on 30 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an fighter jet, and died on 31 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his two sisters while on their way to throw out the garbage.

      • Lama Talal Shehdeh Hamdan

        4 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 30 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with her brother and sister while on their way to throw out the garbage.

      • Ibtehal 'Abdallah Tawfiq Kashku

        7 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 30 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling from a fighter jet, and died on 28 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while at her home in a-Zeitun neighborhood. More on the incident

      • Mu'az Yasser 'Abed Abu Teir

        6 years old, resident of Abasan al-Kabira, Khan Yunis District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in 'Abasan al-Kabirah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in front of his house with his father, who was an operative in the military wing of Islamic Jihad. Armed militants were present in the area.

      • Ibrahim Suliman Muhammad Barakeh

        11 years old, resident of Bani Suheila, Khan Yunis District, injured on 29 Dec 2008 in Bani Suheila, Khan Yunis District, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in the street while on his way home from his grandmother's house.

      • Shadi Yusef Ramadan Ghiben

        13 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he was next to his house, from gunfire aimed at open areas next to the Islamic Society.

      • Dina Anwar Khalil Bau'lusha

        7 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with four of her sisters when the family's house was struck in the bombing of the 'Imad al-'Aqel mosque. The family was not warned before the bombing. More on the incident

      • Ikram Anwar Khalil Bau'lusha

        14 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with four of her sisters when the family's house was struck in the bombing of the 'Imad al-'Aqel mosque. The family was not warned before the bombing. More on the incident

      • Jawaher Anwar Khalil Bau'lusha

        4 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with four of her sisters when the family's house was struck in the bombing of the 'Imad al-'Aqel mosque. The family was not warned before the bombing. More on the incident

      • Samar Anwar Khalil Bau'lusha

        12 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with four of her sisters when the family's house was struck in the bombing of the 'Imad al-'Aqel mosque. The family was not warned before the bombing. More on the incident

      • Tahrir Anwar Khalil Bau'lusha

        17 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with four of her sisters when the family's house was struck in the bombing of the 'Imad al-'Aqel mosque. The family was not warned before the bombing. More on the incident

      • 'Imad Jamal Shehdeh Abu Khater

        14 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while in an orchard next to his house with two friends.

      • Thaer Shaker Sha'ban Kermutt

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, injured on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 04 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Was wounded in the head while at home with members of his family. He was taken to Egypt for treatment, where he died from his wounds.

      • Tareq Yasser Muhammad 'Afaneh

        16 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed by gunfire while on his way to his uncle’s home. Active in military branch of Hamas.

      • Wisam Akram Rabi' 'Eid

        13 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with eight other persons while loading onto a truck oxygen tanks and equipment from a metalwork shop that had been damaged when an adjacent building was bombed.

      • Mahmoud Nabil Dib Ghabayen

        13 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he and eight others were loading onto a truck oxygen tanks and equipment from a metalwork shop that had been damaged while an adjacent building was bombed.

      • Muhammad Majed Ibrahim Ka'bar

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he and eight others were loading onto a truck oxygen tanks and equipment from a metalwork shop that had been damaged while an adjacent building was bombed.

      • Muhammad Basel Mahmoud Madi

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 29 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles). Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while he and eight others were loading onto a truck oxygen tanks and equipment from a metalwork shop that had been damaged while an adjacent building was bombed.

      • Nabil Mahmoud Muhammad Abu Ta'imah

        16 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, killed on 28 Dec 2008 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while returning with his brother from their farmland, which lies about 900 meters from the Perimeter Fence. The brother was wounded and taken to Egypt for treatment.

      • Diaa' A-Din 'Aref Farhud Abu Khabizeh

        14 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 28 Dec 2008 in a-Nuseirat R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with two relatives from a missile fired at the car of one of them while they were standing next to it.

      • Ahmad Ziad Mahmoud al-'Absi

        12 years old, resident of Rafah, injured on 28 Dec 2008 in Rafah, by a missile, and died on 29 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his two brothers while they were at home. Other members of the family were wounded and the house destroyed. Several hours earlier, armed persons had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Ziad Mahmoud al-'Absi

        13 years old, resident of Rafah, injured on 28 Dec 2008 in Rafah, by a missile, and died on 29 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his two brothers while they were at home. Other members of the family were wounded and the house destroyed. Several hours earlier, armed persons had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Sedqi Ziad Mahmoud al-'Absi

        4 years old, resident of Rafah, injured on 28 Dec 2008 in Rafah, by a missile, and died on 29 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his two brothers while they were at home. Other members of the family were wounded and the house destroyed. Several hours earlier, armed persons had fired rockets from the area. More on the incident

      • Ahmad Riad Muhammad a-Sinwar

        3 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at home when a missile was fired at a Civil Defense building. More on the incident

      • 'Abd al-Hamid Jamal Khaled a-Sawi

        14 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with seven other persons while on the street next to the former Preventive Security headquarters, in the Tel al- Hawa neighborhood, when it was bombed.

      • Mustafa Khader Saber Abu Ghanimah

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: A school pupil, he was killed with seven other people in the bombing of the former Preventive Security headquarters in Tel al-Hawa, as he passed nearby on his way home from school.

      • Yihya Ibrahim Faruk al-Hayek

        11 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with seven other persons while on the street next to the former Preventive Security headquarters, in the Tel al- Hawa neighborhood, when it was bombed.

      • Hanin Wael Muhammad Dabban

        15 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: School pupil. Killed with her sister and six other persons as they passed by the former Preventive Security headquarters in Tel al-Hawa neighborhood as it was bombed.

      • Yasmin Wael Muhammad Dabban

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: School pupil. Killed with her sister and six other persons as they passed by the former Preventive Security headquarters in Tel al-Hawa neighborhood as it was bombed.

      • Tammer Hassan 'Ali al-Akhras

        5 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling from a fighter jet. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on his way home.

      • Ahmad Jaber Jaber Abu Hweige

        6 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile, and died on 06 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his father, brother, and sister while in their house, which lies next to a police station and a Hamas training camp that were bombed. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Jaber Jaber Abu Hweige

        17 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his father, brother, and sister while in their house, next to a police station and a Hamas training camp that were bombed. More on the incident

      • 'Udai 'Abd al-Hakim Rajab Mansi

        6 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Deir al-Balah, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed with his father and two other persons at a market adjacent to a police station that was bombed. More on the incident

      • Kamilya Raafat 'Atallah al-Bordini

        13 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Deir al-Balah. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed at her home when the adjacent police station was bombed. Eight members of her family were wounded.

      • Khaled Sami Tarraf al-Astal

        14 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Khan Yunis, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while watching the bombings in an open area. More on the incident

      • Sha'ban 'Adel Hamed Hneif

        16 years old, resident of Rafah, injured on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, and died on 31 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: A student at the UNRWA professional training center, he was struck along with 12 other persons while standing next to the institution waiting for a ride. He was taken to Israel for treatment and died a few days later from his wounds.

      • Muhammad Rajab 'Abdu al-'Awadi

        16 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling, and died on 29 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed in al-'Abbas police station as he passed by it on his way home from school.

      • Ahmad Rasmi Muhammad Abu Jazar

        16 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Rafah, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed when he passed a police station that was bombed, while on his way home from school.

      • Mahmoud Majed Mahmoud Abu Nahleh

        16 years old, resident of Rafah, injured on 27 Dec 2008 in Rafah, by a missile, and died on 30 Dec 2008. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed while on his way home from school, as he passed near a police station that was bombed.

344 Palestinian minors killed by Israeli security forces in the Gaza Strip, during Operation Cast Lead