FACTS, people, please. Read the quotes attached from Wiki regarding the "slaughter" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gary matter
    • 17.02.13 | 15:40 (IST)

    Hamas Interior Minister Fathi Hamad stated that up to 750 Palestinian militants and policemen were killed. 295–720 civilians were killed in the conflict. Difficulties in ascertaining an accurate Palestinian casualty count have been attributed to a number of factors. It was reported that Hamas fighters had been ordered not to wear military uniforms during the fighting. Israeli-Arab journalist Khaled Abu Toameh wrote in The Jerusalem Post that this practice led to the over-counting of civilian casualties and under-counting Hamas military casualties, as Palestinian casualties arrived at hospitals without weapons or any other signs revealing they were fighters

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