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Sports Israel-Gaza: Always more rockets, raids and deaths

00:15  13 may  2021
00:15  13 may  2021 Source:   fr.euronews.com

‘It’s unbearable’: Israelis, Palestinians struggle as bombings continue into second week

  ‘It’s unbearable’: Israelis, Palestinians struggle as bombings continue into second week Western leaders have been calling for ceasefires as the violence enters its second week. On Tuesday, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined Britain and the United States in urging for de-escalation. "We've all seen the tragic images, families, innocent kids affected," he said. "It needs to stop.'' World leaders have been pressed to lay blame, but the situation in the Middle East is complex. Israel says it is defending itself from Hamas, Gaza's de facto government, and has accused Hamas of using Palestinian civilians as human shields.

Always more Israeli bombing falls on Gaza, and Palestinian rockets on Israel. No prospect of appeasement. And the number of victims grows from one day to the next. View on Euronews

Tir d'artillerie israélien sur la Bande de Gaza, le 12/05/2021 © Yonatan Sindel / Copyright 2021The Associated Press All Rights Reserved Israeli artillery shot on the Gaza Strip, 12/05/2021

More Israeli bombardments fall on Gaza, and Palestinian rockets, on Israel. No prospect of appeasement. And the number of victims that grows from one day to the next.

The fears of the UN of a "large-scale war" in the Middle East seem justified day by day. This Wednesday night, Hamas, announced having shot 130 new missiles from Gaza to Israeli territory. The Islamist movement specifies that it is shot in response to Israeli strikes.

Gaza: The raids continue, the diplomatic offensive intensifies

 Gaza: The raids continue, the diplomatic offensive intensifies © provided by the Parisian the Parisian no respite in Gaza. In the night, the raids continued on the Palestinian enclave : shortly after midnight the Israeli combat aircraft dropped several missiles on buildings of the city of Gaza and the deflagrations burst the sky of the coastal enclave.

because on its side, Israel intensifies its bombing of the Palestinian enclave.

If (Israel) wants an escalation, we are prepared there. And if (Israel) wants to stop, we are ready too. Ismail Haniyeh Head of Hamas

In three days, the conflict cost a sixties of Palestinians, mainly in the Gaza Strip, but also now in the West Bank.

among the Palestinian victims, there are about fifteen children.

Israeli side, we deplore 7 dead, including a child killed this Wednesday night by a rocket shot in Sderot, Israeli city adjoining the Gaza Strip.

clashes in Israeli cities

Violence now earn Israeli cities. Read the pictures of Lod, a city in the center of the country where Arab community lives. The police are deployed to try to contain the rioters.

The Israeli President reacted to these violence.

The Pogrom scenes in Lod and troubles across the country from a thirsty arab crowd of blood, injuring people, damaging property and even attacking Judifs sacred places, are unforgivable. Reuven Rivlin Israeli President

This outbreak of violence between Israelis and Palestinians began last weekend with clashes around the esplanade of mosques in Jerusalem.

It is the fourth time in twelve years that Israeli-Palestinian relations degenerate in armed conflict.

Qatar announces $ 500 million for the reconstruction of Gaza .
© Said Khatib / AFP Gaza suffered the Israeli army rocket fire for several days early May. Many buildings have been sprayed into the Gaza Strip, during the clashes between Hamas and Israel that lasted ten days. Qatar promises $ 500 million help to help reconstruction.

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