The 50-day war between Israel and Hamas was more destructive than you might have imagined

(BBC) SPECIAL REPORT: Gaza – Drone footage reveals Israel’s devastating destruction of Shuja’iyya

Drone footage reveals the devastating destruction to Shuja’iyya (Shejaia), a neighbourhood district in Gaza caused by the recent conflict with Israeli that lasted 50 days. Between 8 July and 27 August 2014, Israel’s Operation Protective Edge ???? ?????? Tzuk Eitan, literally meaning “Strong Cliff”, killed at least 2,200 Palestinians (mostly civilians) along with 66 Israeli soldiers and 7 civilians in Israel. And According to the United Nations Relief and Work Agency (UNRWA), more than 300,000 Gazans had been sheltering in its schools on Tuesday and up to 500,000 people have been displaced by the conflict. The extensive destruction caused means that many Palestinians will have no home to return to. Many will face a harsh winter in emergency shelters

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