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Palestinians with age 50 and older, who were killed by Israeli security forces in the Gaza Strip, during Operation Cast Lead

  • 2009

    • January

      • Ghanimah Ma'sud Nimer Abu Halimah

        60 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: A disabled person, she remained at home when her family transferred to the UNRWA-school compound as she was unable to walk and Red Cross personnel were unable to get to the house to take her.

      • Fatimah 'Awad Khalil Ghaben

        62 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, injured on 18 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, and died on 17 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while on her way home.

      • 'Abed Jum'ah Mahmoud 'Ayad

        80 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Shot with his wife by soldiers while they were fleeing from their house in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Mahdiyeah Suliman Muhammad 'Ayad

        70 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Shot with her husband by soldiers while they were fleeing from their house in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Maryam Mutawe'a Nasrallah Mutawe'aen

        82 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 18 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Her body was found under the ruins of her house, which had been shelled and then demolished by bulldozers.

      • Na'im Muhammad 'Abed Shehadeh

        51 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while paying a condolence visit to the family of a relative who had been killed.

      • Fatimah Mahmoud 'Obeid 'Abdallah

        55 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while at home in the 'Izbet 'Abd Rabo neighborhood.

      • Fathi Muhammad 'Abdallah 'Obeid

        63 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed at home in the 'Izbet 'Abd Rabo neighborhood.

      • Muhammad Saleh Sa'id Abu Diyah

        53 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 17 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while on his way home.

      • Subhi Muhammad Khamis Muwaded

        51 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 condolence tent in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood. Armed persons were operating in the area.

      • Nassar 'Abd al-Mahdi Nassar Mutawe'a

        81 years old, resident of al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, killed on 16 Jan 2009 in al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed at home.

      • Zakiyyeh 'Abd al-Hai 'Ali Abu 'Aytah

        50 years old, resident of Jabalya, 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.

      • Faiz Sa'id Faraj Shmali

        52 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 by a missile that was fired landed close to his house.

      • Muhammad Muhammad Salem a-Na'uq

        73 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while sitting with his family and neighbors in a yard of a house on al-'Awadeh Street.

      • 'Abd a-Latif Muhammad Muhammad a-Na'uq

        53 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while sitting with his family and neighbors in a yard of a house on al-'Awadeh Street.

      • Muhammad Ahmad Mahmoud 'Abdallah

        62 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while sitting with his family and neighbors in a yard of a house on al-'Awadeh Street.

      • 'Aishah 'Ayad 'Eid Ermelat

        67 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 daughter-in-law and her three grandchildren when they came to check their house that had been bombed.

      • Laila Rashed Wahdan Abu 'Aqleen

        64 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 at home.

      • 'Udai Salameh Yusef al-Hadad

        54 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 his wife and two children when the car in which they were fleeing from their home in the Tel al-Hawa neighborhood was bombed with phosphorous.

      • Miqbal 'Eid Salam Jarabi'

        86 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 15 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed when he exited his house in 'Izbet 'Abd Rabo. The house was destroyed.

      • Halimah Muhammad Muhammad Siyam

        77 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 14 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed when she came out of her house to aid relatives whose house had been bombed. Bulldozers demolished the house, leaving her body underneath the ruins.

      • 'Iz a-Din Wahid Muhammad Musa

        51 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 his family in a-Sabra neighborhood.

      • Khalil al-'Abed Jaber

        63 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 with his wife in the bombing of their apartment in a residential building.

      • Shadyah Ahmad Jaber

        53 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 with her husband in the bombing of their apartment in a residential building.

      • Ahmad Mustafa Ahmad Miqdad

        81 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 when the army bombed the house of his neighbor, Zuheir al-Kurdi, in Sheikh Radwan neighborhood.

      • Tawfiq Fares Shehadeh Shehadeh

        58 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 by a missile fired at his apartment.

      • Khalil Hamdan Ahmad a-Najar

        75 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 he was at home with members of his family and others who had found refuge in their home.

      • Akram Muhammad Matar a-Siqali

        53 years old, resident of Rafah, injured on 13 Jan 2009 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile, and died on 14 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while riding a moped on his way home.

      • Na'im 'Abdallah 'Ali Abu Rayan

        54 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed as he went over to a wagon that had been struck by a missile, and then another missile was fired at it.

      • Rizeq Salim Hussein Abu al-Kas

        62 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with his wife while they were at home.

      • Nazirah Muhammad Khaled Abu al-Kas (al-Hilu)

        60 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 13 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with her husband while they were at home.

      • 'Abd al-Majid Shehadeh 'Abd al-Khaleq Khader

        69 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, injured on 13 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank, and died on 18 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Hit while working as a guard on farmland in 'Izbat 'Abd Rabo.

      • Mahmoud Suliman Mahmoud a-Najar

        56 years old, resident of Khuza'a, Khan Yunis District, injured on 12 Jan 2009 in Khuza'ah, Khan Yunis District, by live ammunition, and died on 13 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed when he left his house with a white flag, in an attempt to remove the dead body of Rawheyeh a-Najar. More on the incident

      • Sabri Muhammad Hassan Salman

        55 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, injured on 12 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell, and died on 21 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Hit while at home with his family.

      • Hassan Muhammad 'Ali Ishteiwi

        54 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 12 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while standing at the entrance of his house.

      • Mudallaleh Ahmad Muhammad Abu Rakbah

        82 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 while fleeing with her family from their house after their neighbor's house was bombed.

      • Jamileh Hassan Ziyadah Ziyadah

        77 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed immediately after exiting her house with members of her family to care for wounded persons.

      • Muhammad 'Abed Taher al-Jalab

        67 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 11 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Shot by soldiers while he was standing at the window of his house, trying to indicate to them that civilians were in the house.

      • Salman Fayad Abu Madyan

        75 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: His body was found under the ruins of his house, which had been shelled and then demolished by bulldozers.

      • Ibrahim Muhammad Mustafa Abu Hmeidan

        74 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed along with relatives in his house.

      • Sa'id Muhammad Yusef Abu Matar

        51 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 10 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while at home with his son in a-Sheikh Radwan neighborhood.His son an operative in the military wing of Hamas.

      • Muhammad Ibrahim Khalil al-Qur'an

        55 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 operatives were active in the area.

      • Muhammad Mubarak al-'Abed Saleh

        65 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.

      • Halimah Isma'il Ibrahim Saleh

        58 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.

      • As'id Suliman Sa'id a-rowadi

        54 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 by a missile as he went outside to get water for his family.

      • Ahmad Mubarak Hussein al-Shereihi

        75 years old, resident of al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while trying to go from his house to his son's house next door.

      • Jihad 'Awwad 'Odeh Abu Mudif

        56 years old, resident of al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while he returned home from the school where his family had gone for refuge.

      • 'Atwah 'Awwad 'Odeh Abu Mudif

        66 years old, resident of al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed when he left the school where he was hiding with his family, on his way to check the condition of his house.

      • Ibrahim Muhammad Ibrahim Abu Teir

        56 years old, resident of Abasan al-Jadida (a-Saghira), 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 while riding a bicycle on his way home from his farmland. B'Tselem's investigation indicates that combatants were apparently not in the area.

      • Halimah Muhammad Hassan Badwan

        61 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Muhammad 'Ali Muhammad a-Sultan

        56 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 08 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed in al-Salatin neighborhood.

      • Ruqayah Muhammad Muhammad Abu a-Naja

        55 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 along with her son-in-law, Ihab al-Wahidi, in her home in the Tel al-Hawa neighborhood.

      • Hamed Muhyi a-Din Hassan a-Smeiri

        50 years old, resident of al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in al-Qararah, Khan Yunis District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while on his way to the grocery store.

      • Salem Harb Hammad al-Bansh

        56 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Rafah, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while he was at home.

      • Muhammad Muhammad Ahmad Abu Rakbah

        85 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 07 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 he was at home.

      • Bader Muhammad Musa Abu Rashed

        72 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a shell. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while at home with her family.

      • Hassan Salem Naji al-Hawari

        80 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 07 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed by shrapnel while he was in his tent in a-Zaitun neighborhood.

      • Shammah Salem Hussein Dib

        67 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

      • Isma'il Muhammad Mahmoud Abu Nasser

        54 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, 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 while helping his daughter vacate her house, which had been damaged in the bombing of a neighbor's house.

      • Mesbah Ayub Ibrahim Ayub

        63 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Jabalya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed after fleeing from his house, which had been bombed, to a neighbor's house, where his body was found at the end of the operation.

      • 'Abdallah Ahmad Qadurah Saleh

        54 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 while at home with his wife, daughter, and daughter-in-law.

      • Mahzeyah Shehadeh Hassan Saleh

        50 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 while at home with her husband, daughter, and daughter-in-law.

      • Heijar Isma'il Yusef Nseiwi

        60 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 while at home as a result of the bombing of a neighbor's house.

      • Hakmeh 'Abd a-Rahman Mustafa al-'Attar

        72 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, injured on 06 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed next to her house.

      • Shteiwi Sa'ed Musharaf a-Sheikh Mana'

        62 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed on his way to noon prayers at the mosque.

      • Anwar Hassan Muhammad Lubad

        52 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, 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

      • 'Atiyyah Hassan Mustafa al-Madhun

        58 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

      • Faiz Mesbah Hisham a-Dayah

        60 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

      • Kawkab Sa'id Hussein a-Dayah

        57 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

      • Khadijeh 'Abd a-Razeq 'Abd al-Fatah Zamlat

        71 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 while at home with her son. Her grandson was wounded and died later from his wounds.

      • 'Abd al-Wahab Ahmad Hussein Hasanein

        51 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 while fleeing from his house on a tractor with a white flag.

      • Hussein Khalil Hassan 'Arafat

        63 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 he went back to check the condition of his house, from which he had fled.

      • 'Imad Muhammad 'Abd a-Rahman Sha'aluk

        63 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 06 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: A policeman, he was killed when the house of his neighbor, a Hamas operative, was bombed.

      • Muti'ah 'Abd a-Rahman Ibrahim a-Samuni

        66 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 her house.

      • Hamdi Mahmoud Muhammad a-Samuni

        79 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in Gaza city. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Shot when he sat down to rest, while fleeing with his family from their house in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Jihad 'Ali Ahmad Abu Jbarah

        54 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. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed at his home with two of his sons after his son and other armed militants fired rockets from the neighborhood.

      • Kamleh 'Ali Mustafa al-'Attar

        82 years old, resident of al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District, killed on 05 Jan 2009 in al-'Atatrah, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Refused to join her son and grandchildren when they fled from the house on 5 January '09. Her body was found in the house when her family returned, on 20 January.

      • Samir 'Omar Saleh Sa'diyah

        51 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 on the way to his sister's house by a missile fired at a military compound.

      • Khadrah al-'Abed Khalil al-Maleh

        80 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 home in a-Shaja'iyah neighborhood.

      • Salimeh Mesleh Subhi Salam

        77 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 at home.

      • Faiz Yusef Rizeq Hassan

        50 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 home together with his daughter.

      • Fadwa Khalil Muhammad Kahil

        52 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 with two members of her family when their house in a-Zeitun neighborhood was bombed.

      • Talal Helmi Muhammad a-Samuni

        51 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 Muhammad Mahmoud a-Samuni

        55 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.

      • 'Abd a-Rahim Helmi al-'Abed al-Ashqar

        52 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a shell fired from an tank. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while sitting in his living room.

      • Na'im Hussein Mustafa A'bbas

        58 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: An activist in the militant wing of Hamas, he was killed while sitting in a yard with friends.

      • Hamuda Shehadeh Khader Abu Sultan

        53 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while sitting with friends in the yard of a house.

      • 'Eid 'Aiyadah Salem Abu Rabi'

        59 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, injured on 04 Jan 2009 in al-Mughraqa (Abu Midein), Gaza District, by gunfire, and died on 22 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed next to his house.

      • Ahmad Sami Ahmad Abu Madyan

        54 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Deir al-Balah. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while on his way home with his wife and two of his children. Two members of the family were wounded.

      • Ahmad Muhammad Mahmoud Adham

        55 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed at the entrance to his house by gunfire of a soldier who was on the roof of Abu 'Omar al-Khatab School.

      • Jamileh 'Abd al-'Aziz Salem a-Da'ur

        61 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Her body and the body of her son were found bullet-ridden in their home.

      • Rayah Salameh Salman Abu Hajaj

        56 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Juhor a-Dik, Gaza District, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with her daughter by a soldier who fired from a tank as she walked with a group of persons carrying a white flag. Their bodies were left in the street until the army withdrew because ambulances were not allowed to reach the site. Previously , the family had to leave their house, which was shelled. More on the incident

      • Fouad Mahmoud Hassan al-Hilu

        62 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by live ammunition. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed by the gunfire of soldiers who had entered his house.

      • 'Omar Sa'dallah 'Abd al-Jawad al-Jaru

        63 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 at home with his family.

      • Ahmad Muhammad Ahmad al-Bal'awi

        62 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 in a bombing while he was next to a children's hospital.

      • 'Awni Sa'di Salman a-Dib

        54 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 at the entrance to his house by gunfire aimed at his neighbor, Ahmad Abu Daf, an operative in the military wing of Hamas.

      • As'ad Sa'di Ahmad Hamuda

        75 years old, resident of Gaza city, injured on 03 Jan 2009 in Gaza city, by mortar fire, and died on 05 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed in a-Zeitun neighborhood.

      • Nizar 'Abd al-Qader Muhammad Rayan

        50 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 an fighter jet. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Senior Hamas official. Killed with his four wives and 11 children. The army contends his house was used to store ammunition and that a tunnel had been built under it. Army officials state that the family had been warned about the impending attack, but they refused to leave the house. More on the incident

  • 2008

    • December

      • Shehdeh Hamdan Hussein Abu Teilakh

        51 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, injured on 31 Dec 2008 in a-Nuseirat R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by a missile, and died on 01 Jan 2009. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while collecting fodder for his goats in an orchard.

      • Fatimah Abu Jabah Faraj 'Alush

        63 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 31 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed at home.

      • Ayman Saleh Ahmad Shabat

        70 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 31 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed by a missile that was fired at a plot of land next to his house.

      • Khalil Ibrahim Jaber Abu Nadi

        68 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 30 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed while in an orchard next to his house.

      • Shaker Faiz Salim a-Zini

        59 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with seven other persons while he was engaged in plumbing work at the former Preventive Security headquarters in Tel al-Hawa, which was bombed.

      • Hassan Salem Ahmad a-Rahal

        50 years old, resident of al-Maghazi R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed in the bombing of the Abu Madin police station.

      • Muhammad 'Atiyyah Hassan Kharuf

        55 years old, resident of a-Nuseirat Camp, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: A construction worker, he was killed in the street when an adjacent building was bombed.

      • 'Abdallah Muhammad Ibrahim al-Ghafari

        59 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with Nimer Amum and Ahmad Kulab while they were sitting on land near the Abu Madin police station when it was bombed.

      • Sarah 'Eid 'Ali al-Hawajri

        57 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed in the bombing of the National Security building as she passed on her way to buy provisions at the market.

      • Nimer Ahmad 'Abdallah Amum

        101 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with 'Abdallah al-Ghafari and Ahmad Kulab while sitting on a plot of land next to the Abu Medin police station when it was bombed.

      • Ahmad 'Abd al-Ghani Khalil Klab

        69 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed with 'Abdallah al-Ghafari and Nimer Amum while sitting on a plot of land next to the Abu Medin police station when it was bombed.

      • Tawfiq 'Ali Hassan al-Falit

        51 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 three other persons while at the market next to a police station that was bombed. More on the incident

      • Jaber Jaber Ibrahim Abu Hweige

        52 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 three of his children while at home, next to a police station and a Hamas training base that were bombed. More on the incident

      • Nazir Khalil Hussein a-Luqah

        52 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Rafah, by shelling. Did not participate in hostilities. Additional information: Killed at a police station that was bombed, together with six other persons.

      • Nu'man Fadel Salman Heji

        55 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 passing by the former Preventive Security headquarters, in the Tel al- Hawa neighborhood, when it was bombed.

      • Khamis Mustafa Mahmoud Abu Ramadan

        51 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 when al-Burho mosque next to a-Shifaa Hospital was bombed, while on his way home following dialysis treatment at the hospital.

      • Diab 'Abed 'Issa Hamid

        50 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling. Additional information: Killed at Abu Medein police station.

      • Suliman Subhi Muhammad al- 'Aziz

        50 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in Gaza city, by shelling. Additional information: Killed at Abu Medein police station.

      • Shehadeh 'Abd a-Rahman Hussein Qafah

        50 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Dec 2008 in a-Zahraa, Gaza District, by shelling. Additional information: Killed at a police station.

117 Palestinians with age 50 and older, who were killed by Israeli security forces in the Gaza Strip, during Operation Cast Lead