Friday, August 08, 2014

Deaths by numbers

According to figures from the UN's Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), up to 6 August, 1,890 Palestinians had lost their lives in the conflict. 66  Israeli's died and 1 other death

Lets look at some of those civilian numbers:

There has been 414 Palestinian children killed during the conflict, 115 of them were under the age of 5

219 women killed 37 of which were over the age of 60

671 civilian males have been killed , 50 of which were over the age of 60

The youngest to be killed was 10 days old, while the oldest was 100.

As for Israel , well they have suffered just 2 civilian deaths to date.

A proportionate response ? Well look at the numbers below and decide for yourself.


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