Chemical weapons in Gaza

Medical services in the Gaza Strip had reported the arrival of more than 520 wounded on Friday at 17:00 local time (14:00 GMT), whether by live ammunition shots from the Israeli army or shots of gas, including a substance of green color, unknown to date, and apparently very toxic.

The Director of Shifa Hospital, Dr. Abbas Mehdat, with whom we correspond directly, adds that the positioning, with precise GPS coordinates, of different emergency clinics set back from the disarmed demonstration of tens of thousands of civilians had been reported well in advance to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) for repercussion on the occupation army.

Chemical weapons in Gaza

Well, the soldiery was “just right”: the health posts in the open countryside, well back from the event, have been copiously sprinkled with gas at the end of the morning.

Chemical attacks in Gaza

At 16:00 local time, the Ministry of Health happily recorded no deaths for the day, but a total of 363 wounded, 256 of whom were taken care of at the health posts and 107 in the hospitals where all the planned interventions had been postponed so that it can cope with the most urgent situations.

Chemical attacks Gaza

Of the 107 hospitalized patients, of whom more than 20 were children, 59 had been wounded by live ammunition, another 5 by live bullets covered with rubber, 24 by gas poisoning, 7 by ammunition shards, and 12 by other causes. The condition of 8 of these wounded was described as “serious” and that of 58 others of “moderate”.

The care teams count in their ranks 1 wounded by bullet and 13 by gas poisoning.

The surgeon Christophe Oberlin, arrived Sunday in the Gaza Strip in a French team of 5 caregivers, told us a little earlier in the day that these professionals had been able to treat twenty wounded previous demonstrations since the beginning of their mission.

“We have mainly treated patients who have been hit by bullets, and you should know that an operation like this can easily take 4 hours, which is why even before the demonstration that will begin earlier, we already have a lot of waiting patients, “he said.

Several of the photos illustrating this article were sent to us by French doctors on site, while the others come from news agencies.

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Chem attacks Gaza

Chem attacks Gaza

Jeremy Corbyn

The leader of the British Labour Party has called on the British government to stop selling arms to Israel after the massacre of 31 unarmed Palestinians in Gaza.
For months, he has been the target of an ignominious campaign on the part of the Israeli lobby, which is calling him an anti-Semite at every turn to try to destroy his great popularity, condemned Tuesday the Israeli “violence”. and the silence of Western leaders about it.

“The dead and wounded by the Israeli army, facing unarmed protesters, is a shame,” said Corbyn, who could become the British prime minister.

“They have the right to protest against their appalling situation and the blockade continues, as well as against the occupation of Palestinian lands, and for the implementation of their right to return to their homes and their self-determination “.

A journalist was reported among the dead, on Friday, as Israeli troops opened fire during the second round of mass protests in eight days. Hundreds more were injured.

Protesters in Gaza have taken to the streets twice for the “March of Return” demonstrations, over Palestinians’ demand for a right of return to land lost to Israeli occupation in 1948.

31 Palestinians were killed and about 3,000 were wounded as Israeli occupation forces opened live fire against protesters

Palestinian Children in Jail

Palestinian Children’s Day, the palestinian prisoners ‘affairs and the prisoners’ club said; 350 Palestinian children are currently in Israeli jails, including eight underage girls.

Since the beginning of the year, the occupation has arrested at least 353 children.

The statement, which comes on the occasion of Palestinian Children’s Day,

The Israeli authorities issued 102 house arrest orders against children, most of them from Jerusalem From the beginning of January 2017 until the end of February 2018 An increase of 15.5% over the year 2016 Pointing out that it has turned 25 of them children to arrest effectively after the end of the period of house arrest

The statement said that the Israeli occupation authorities carried out many violations against child prisoners From the moment they were arrested to the brutal way they were taken from their homes late at night.As well as extract confessions from them under pressure and threats Imposing high fines and fines, and other daily violations Since the outbreak of the Al-Aqsa Intifada in September 2000, Israel has arrested at least 7,000 Palestinian children.