1,166 Palestinians were killed in the conflict... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tomko
    • 08.12.11 | 19:06 (IST)

    709 of them were "identified as Hamas terror operatives, among them several from various other terror organizations."... so your "800 of them were woman and children" is just a sensationalized exaggeration. It is true that civilians were killed, but that's because the Palestinians used Hospitals, Schools, and Mosque as cover for their attacks. That's a violation of international law and the Geneva conventions. They are the ones that shoulder the blame. Plus...they don't wear uniforms when they are at war, so it's impossible to tell who is a civilian or a combatant. That is also a violation of the Geneva conventions.

    from the article: IDF: Gaza strike killed terrorist planning attack on Egypt border
    First published 13:42 08.12.11 | Last updated 13:42 08.12.11
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