Israeli beast, your rainy days will come soon be sure of that - how can you believe that your horrendous crimes will go unpunished - The world around you - holds grudge against you - deep hatered and contempt - beyond all descriptions ! You will have to beg for mercy !
And Gods Will be Done !
PalestineFreeVoice Aug 23 2006
Al Shawka Massacre: 17 killed including a newborn and 50 injured
Since the beginning of Israeli criminal conduct with the bizarre name" Summer Rain" ( missiles raining over and crushing the lifes of the Palestinian population on the Gaza Strip)* there are official medical reports of 203 killed and over 1000 injured.
The Israeli massacre in Al Shawka in Rafah city on Wednesday 2/8/2006 was not the first crime against the Palestinians. The Israel escalation was raised against the civilians in Gaza Strip after the Palestinian operation "The Vanished Illusion"and kidnapping the Israeli solider Jelad Shalet.
Israel committed many massacres in the north and the east of Gaza Strip, Al Braiej Camp, Al Maghazie Camp , Abu Salmia family and Okal Family.
Since the beginning of The Israeli operation "The Summer Rain" there have been 203 martyrs and 1000 injured.
The Israeli forces fired many shells against Al Shawka and Al Naser areas which caused great damages in the houses without injured.
Furthermore, the Israeli forces occupied the eastern parts of Gaza Airport, south east Rafah as well as it dominated buildings and installations of the transport by air freight near the runway.
The Israeli operation was not limited to Al Shawka area where the Israeli tanks and troop carriers moved towards the middle of Gorge Street and the entrance of Al Mashroa Street.
40 military tanks and several bulldozers backed by air plans moved towards the west at 1 o’clock in Thursday morning and it centered along with Salah Al Dien Street between Al Shawka and Al Jnaina districts.
Then 20 tanks occupied the boast of the Palestinian National Forces and turned it to a military base.
Yadoaot Ahronot, an Israeli Newspaper reported that " The army named the military operation in Rafah by " the Horizon Line" and both of the war geometry forces , Jefate brigade, armored brigade forces and the air forces participated in the military operation in the east of Rafah city.
Also, it added that the Israeli forces worked according to its goals and during its operation "the Summer Rain" it incurred certain areas then it retreated after the mission was done. On the other hand, there were Israeli forces searching for tunnels and bombs in Al Dhaynia area."
The Israeli shelling forced many families to leave their homes
Seeking security in other places.
A citizen of Al Noor area near Al Shwka area said that one of the shells failed down in front of his home and broken all the windows of his home. He also referred that he was shocked when he saw a burned body cut to pieces in front of his home when he tried to leave his home.
Mahmoud Al Hobay , one of the survivors said " I was setting with my family watching the Television then I great explosions and the sound was very close so I realized that the Israeli shells targeted my home then I left my home.
An Israeli air plan shelled the house of Abu Aiman Al Hesie and caused great damages. Al Hesie said " the Israeli bulldozers destroyed my land near Abu Salem border, the olive tress and it targeted every thing is Palestinian".
Seventeen persons were killed in the Israeli massacre including an infant, women and old people.
The Director of Abu Yousuf Al Najar Hospital, Dr. Ali Musa said that the martyrs are:
- Anies Salem Abu A'wad (12) years.
- Ziad Suliman Shiekh Al Eied (23) years.
- Adnan Abu Lebda 22 years.
- Wael Atia Yunies 24 years.
- Mahmoud Anoar Kolab 21 years.
- Abed Al Rahman Abu Snaina (20) years.
- Yousuf Abu Mour 22 years.
- Suliman Ermilat 50 years.
- Ebrahim Ermilat 12 years.
- Amar Raja' Al Natoor 17 and his sister Kefah Raja' ANatoor15
- Muhammad Saleh Al Khawaja (19) years.
- Sharief Saber A'yash (20) years.
- Eiz Al Dien Abu Jazar.
- Muhammad Ahmad Shahien.
- Esam Al Bashite .
- Shahd Saleh Shiekh Al Eied 3 days.
He also added that there were more than 50 injured including 15 others were in dangerous conditions. Furthermore, he affirmed that the martyrs and the injured were burned and cut to pieces at the same time 10 injured were in an extremely bad conditions sent to other hospitals.
The citizens expressed their shock of the damages in their village. Mahmoud Shiekh Al Eied said that the Israeli shells destroyed both of his home and his neighbors' homes and if they sated at their homes they would probably were in danger.
The mayor of Al Shawka described it by" a catastrophic area". He also mentioned that Israeli operation since 25/6 has harmfully affected the agriculture sector.
The Palestinian Center for Human Rights condemned the Israeli crimes against the Palestinian citizens. It considered the Israeli attempts of killing the citizens an act of revenge and mass punishment and it contradict with the article number 33 according to the Fourth Geneva Accord in 1949( to protect the civilians during the wars).
The PCHR said that the negative attitude of the International community and the countries that signed the agreement allow Israel to commit more crimes against the Palestinians and their properties.
It is worth mentioning that the inhabitants of Al Shawka area are more than 2 thousand people. 1155 people live in the south- east, the north, the south – west to Gaza International Airport that was occupied by the Israeli forces and it became a military base.
Also there are people live in the south- east to the borderline and they are unable to leave their homes or to provide their needs because of the Israeli continuous shelling.
Al Shawkae area was under siege since 25/6/2006 and the Israeli forces isolated the area of its neighbors which paralyzed the delivery of the basic needs such as water, food and collecting the garbage.
First published in the Palestine Governmental Information Center
A Bloody Summer Holiday
46 children killed since the Israeli "Summer Rain"
Palestinian children eagerly wait summer holiday like all children in all over the world. They didn’t dream to spend their holiday in tourist villages, amusement centers, circuses, restaurants or even public parks. They just dreamt of enjoying the sea, the sky and the long summer night but they were so innocent to understand the cruelty of occupation that only bring destruction and death.
Many children were injured or killed while they were sleeping in their homes or lost all family members and stayed alone also there were who became paralyzed and his home was destroyed.
All the previous scenes portrayed the bloody holiday that our children underwent and were victims to the Israeli shells and attacks.
46 children were killed from 25/6/2006 to 9/8/2006 including:
- 26 girls and 20 boys.
- 6 children were under 5 years.
- 5 children were from 6-10 years.
All those children had never take up arms or work in politics or were a threat on the Israeli security as the Israeli media claimed their only crime that they were playing.
Its worth mentioning, that the accidents had affected the other children.
**In 8/7/200: Raw’n Hajaj was killed with her mother and brothers.
Raw’n lived in Al Shajaya , an Israeli shell torn the body of Raw’n , her mother and brothers to pieces .
**In 12/7/2006: Nabil Abu Salmia family
An Israeli (F16) rocketed Nabil Abu Salmia residense
the intire family was viped away including 6 children.
-Basma Nabil Abu Salmia 16 years.
-A’ya Nabil Abu Salmia 17 years and she was handicapped.
-Yahya Nabil Abu Salmia 9 years.
-Naser Nabil Abu Salmia 10 years.
-Huda Nabil Abu Salmia 7 years.
-E’man Nabil Abu Salmia 11 years.
These children were happy after they came of a picnic at the beach and they went to sleep but their dreams became a horrible nightmare what have they done to sleep for ever.
** 26/7/2006: Shahed and her sister Maria Samier Okal.
Shahed was an infant and she was killed in her home.
Since 29/9/2000 to 9/8/2006 there has been 872 children were killed by the Israeli attacks. They were killed while they were sleeping e.g. E’man Hejo and E’man Matar and both of them were under 60 days, or were killed in school e.g. E’man Al Hamas.
And no one can forget Mohammad Al Dora who was killed between his father’s arms or Huda Ghalia who lost all her family.
All these crimes are an approval of the inhumanity and cruelty of the Israeli occupation and these crimes caused psychological problems on the women, men and in particular the children.First published in the Palestine Governmental Information Center