bARABie – Hard Hitting Facts

October 28, 2007

The Impact of the Conflict on Children

Filed under: Uncategorized — barabie @ 10:56 am

Chart showing that over five and a half times more Palestinian children have been killed than Israeli children.

(Note: These numbers are misleading, take 2007: it states one israeli died but in actual fact that “israeli” is actually an Arab but with israeli citizenship. This is the “israeli” who was murdered “Mahmoud Ibrahim Mahmoud al-Krenawi, 11, of Rahat, near Beersheba, a Bedouin with Israeli citizenship living in the first recognized Bedoiun city in Israel, killed by IDF gunfire to his head and pelvis while picking figs at the home of his half brother during an incursion in Saida, near Tulkarem.”)

TOTALS FOR 2000:
Israelis: 0

TOTALS FOR 2000:
Palestinians: 91

Click chart to enlarge. Source: Remember These Children.

“The majority of these [Palestinian] children were killed and injured while going about normal daily activities, such as going to school, playing, shopping, or simply being in their homes. Sixty-four percent of children killed during the first six months of 2003 died as a result of Israeli air and ground attacks, or from indiscriminate fire from Israeli soldiers.” Read more…

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