Testimonies

Gaza Strip

Mayadah Zaqut recalls bombing that killed her husband in their apartment, and bombing of their entire building several weeks later

Shuruq Abu Tu’eymah, mother of four, tells of her bombed home and living in an UNRWA school

Fatmeh Sukar, of a- Shuja’iyeh, Gaza City, tells of living in substandard conditions in a house damaged in the war

Shadi Barakeh, 12, tells of his life after losing his father and home in Gaza in Operation Protective Edge

Mu’taz al-‘Azayzeh, 15, lost his good friend in Operation Protective Edge

Ambulance driver Rami 'Ali recounts attacks that killed paramedic 'Aaed al-Bura'i and injured team sent to rescue him

Paramedic and photojournalist killed during an attempt to evacuate wounded people from a-Shuja'iyeh

ISM volunteer recounts death of a young man killed by shots from unknown source while searching for casualties in a-Shuja'iyeh, Gaza City

Wisam Shuheibar relates how a missile killed his 8-year-old daughter and her cousins, 7 and 10, while they were feeding pigeons on the roof

Shadi Taleb tells of seeing Abu Jarad family home shelled, leaving 8 dead; recounts constantly fleeing with his family for fear of bombings