2014 Israel–Gaza conflict

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2014 Israel–Gaza conflict
Pairt o the Gaza–Israel conflict
Iron Dome in Operation Protective Edge.jpgThe home of the Kware' family, after it was bombed by the military.jpg
(left) Iron Dome shuitin doun a rocket frae Gaza
(richt) A bombed Palestinian home
Date8 Julie 2014 (2014-07-08)present
(4 years, 10 months, 2 weeks and 3 days)
LocationState o Palestine Gaza Strip
Israel Israel

30°40′N 34°50′E / 30.667°N 34.833°E / 30.667; 34.833Coordinates: 30°40′N 34°50′E / 30.667°N 34.833°E / 30.667; 34.833
Status Ongangin
Belligerents
Israel Israel

State o Palestine Gaza Strip

Commanders an leaders
Benjamin Netanyahu
Prime Meenister
Moshe Ya'alon
Defense Meenister
Benny Gantz
Chief o General Staff
Amir Eshel
Air Force Commander
Sami Turgeman
Soothren Commander
Yoram Cohen
Chief o Shin Bet
Ghassan Alian (WIA)
Golani Brigade commander
Khaled Mashal
Leader o Hamas
Ismail Haniyeh
Deputy chief o Hamas
Mohammed Deif
Heid o Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades
Ramadan Shalah
Leader o PIJ
Units involved
Israel Defense Forces
Shin Bet
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades
al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades
Abu Ali Mustapha Brigades
Al-Quds Brigades
Al-Nasser Salah al-Deen Brigades
Strenth

Soothren Command (Israel)

Up to 74,000 reservists[2][3]
n/a
Casualties an losses

34 soldiers killed
3 civilians killed[4]
150 soldiers woondit [5]
32 ceevilians woondit
1 soldier missin[4]

Hamas claim'
60 soldiers killed[6]
1 captured[7]

Gaza Health Ministry
805 killed
5.250 woondit[8]

PCHR:
743 killed (605 ceevilians)[9]

UN OCHA
789 killed
578 ceevilians
119 militants
92 unkent [4]

ITIC
674 killed
241 cwwvilians
204 militants
229 unkent [10]

IDF
300 militants killed[11][12]
98 (suspectit militant captured)[13]

An escalation o the Gaza-Israel conflict began on 8 Julie 2014, when the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) launched Operation Protective Edge against militants in the Gaza Strip[14] follaein an increase in rocket attacks on Israel bi Hamas' militants.[15]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Ben Solomon, Ariel. "Videos show Lebanese jihadi group active in Gaza". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 
  2. "Israel calls up additional 8,000 reservists for Gaza operation". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  3. "Israel approves call-up of 18,000 more reservists". Local12.com. IAF. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Gaza Emergency Situation Report" (PDF). United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs: Occupied Palestinian Territory. 24 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  5. LiveBlog: Two more Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza fighting overnight
  6. "Palestine fighters kill 9 more Israeli forces: Hamas". Press TV. 23 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  7. "Palestinians capture Israeli soldier in Gaza". Press TV. 20 July 2014. Retrieved 21 July 2014. 
  8. "UN shelter in Gaza 'struck by Israeli shells'". Al Jazeera. 24 July 2014. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  9. Another Bloody Day of the Israeli Offensive on Gaza: Dozens Palestinian Civilians Killed or Wounded by Israeli Attacks in Khuza’a, ‘Abassan and al-Qarara Villages; Israeli Forces Attack Gaza from the Air, the Sea and the Ground; More Palestinians Forcibly
  10. "Operation Protective Edge – Update No. 11" (PDF). Retrieved 2014-07-24. 
  11. Josef Federman and Maggie Michael (14 July 2014). "Egypt proposes cease-fire between Israel, Hamas". Associated Press. 
  12. UN says three-fourths of Gaza dead are civilians; Israel says Hamas fires from homes, schools
  13. http://www.timesofisrael.com/150-palestinians-surrender-to-idf-in-gaza/
  14. "IDF's Operation "Protective Edge" Begins Against Gaza". Jewish Press. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  15. "Israel and Hamas Trade Attacks as Tension Rises". The New York Times. Retrieved 8 July 2014.