Middle East

  • Palestinians gather around the remains of a car, which witnesses said was hit by an Israeli airstrike, in Gaza City, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • Smoke and dust rise after an Israeli strike on a three-story building belonging to the Abdul Hadi family in Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • A Palestinian flees after an Israeli strike hits a three-story building belonging to the Abdul Hadi family in Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • Smoke rises from the rubble of the Al-Zafer apartment tower following Israeli airstrikes Saturday that collapsed the 13-story building, in Gaza City, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • Palestinians inspect the rubble of the Al-Zafer apartment tower following Israeli airstrikes Saturday that collapsed the 13-story building, in Gaza City, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • A Palestinian looks at the remains of a commercial center, which witnesses said was hit by an Israeli airstrike on Saturday, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • Friends and relatives of Daniel Tregerman, a 4-year-old Israeli boy, mourn during his funeral in a cemetery near the border with the Gaza Strip, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • The mother, center, of Palestinian militant Mahmoud Abbas, who medics said was killed by an Israeli airstrike, mourns during his funeral in Gaza City, Aug. 24, 2014.
  • Interception of rockets fired by Palestinian militants in Gaza by the Iron Dome anti-missile system is seen near the southern town of Ashkelon, Israel, Aug. 23, 2014.

Crisis in Gaza - Sunday, August 24

Published August 24, 2014


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