Photographer: Ahmad Hasaballah
Title: Heroes of destruction and death Palestinian civil defense elements
Location: gaza
Period: 05/2021 - 05/2001
Category: Environment

The Palestinian Civil Defense members worked during the Israeli war on the Gaza Strip, such as rescuing Palestinian citizens from under the rubble of houses that were destroyed on them, putting out various fires, and first aiding the injured during the Israeli raids on the Gaza Strip during the past month, May. 2021



Death toll rises from Israeli attacks on Gaza, Palestine

May 12 2021 Gaza Palestine 13 May 2021 Rescue teams from the Palestinian Civil Defence as well as military medical personnel rescue Palestinians trapped under the rubble of their destroyed homes in the Sheikh Zayed area of the Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip following Israeli airstrikes on the Palestinian enclave The team pulled alive from the rubble 3 young men and a mother with her child all members of the Al Madhoun family The dead body of a man and his wife were also recovered from under the rubble and were taken to the Indonesian Hospital in Jabalia Israeli air raids on Gaza have continued overnight with Israeli forces surrounding the Strip and striking the enclave also from land and sea

Death toll rises from Israeli attacks on Gaza, Palestine

May 12 2021 Gaza Palestine 13 May 2021 Rescue teams from the Palestinian Civil Defence as well as military medical personnel rescue Palestinians trapped under the rubble of their destroyed homes in the Sheikh Zayed area of the Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip following Israeli airstrikes on the Palestinian enclave The team pulled alive from the rubble 3 young men and a mother with her child all members of the Al Madhoun family The dead body of a man and his wife were also recovered from under the rubble and were taken to the Indonesian Hospital in Jabalia Israeli air raids on Gaza have continued overnight with Israeli forces surrounding the Strip and striking the enclave also from land and sea

Death toll rises from Israeli attacks on Gaza, Palestine

May 12 2021 Gaza Palestine 13 May 2021 Rescue teams from the Palestinian Civil Defence as well as military medical personnel rescue Palestinians trapped under the rubble of their destroyed homes in the Sheikh Zayed area of the Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip following Israeli airstrikes on the Palestinian enclave The team pulled alive from the rubble 3 young men and a mother with her child all members of the Al Madhoun family The dead body of a man and his wife were also recovered from under the rubble and were taken to the Indonesian Hospital in Jabalia Israeli air raids on Gaza have continued overnight with Israeli forces surrounding the Strip and striking the enclave also from land and sea

Death toll rises from Israeli attacks on Gaza, Palestine

May 12 2021 Gaza Palestine 13 May 2021 Rescue teams from the Palestinian Civil Defence as well as military medical personnel rescue Palestinians trapped under the rubble of their destroyed homes in the Sheikh Zayed area of the Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip following Israeli airstrikes on the Palestinian enclave The team pulled alive from the rubble 3 young men and a mother with her child all members of the Al Madhoun family The dead body of a man and his wife were also recovered from under the rubble and were taken to the Indonesian Hospital in Jabalia Israeli air raids on Gaza have continued overnight with Israeli forces surrounding the Strip and striking the enclave also from land and sea

Factory struck by phosphorus shells in northern Gaza

Gaza Palestine 17 May 2021 Crews of the Palestinian Civil Defence work at putting out a major fire at the FOAMCO sponge factory following the Israeli military s bombardment of the Jabalia refugee camp with several phosphorous shells early on Monday Various locations from north to south in the Gaza strip were hit overnight and on Monday morning by Israeli bombardment during which civilian houses factories and agricultural land were damaged The Israel army stated that it targeted houses and infrastructures used by Palestinians armed groups Hamas and other Palestinian factions have continued to fired rockets towards Israel where since last Monday 10 persons have been killed including two children Nearly 200 Palestinians including 58 children have been killed in the Gaza Strip since the latest confrontation began early last week The escalation of violence between Israel and Gaza is entering a second week with the UN Security Council failing to issue a resolution condemning the violence and calling for an end to it br

More casualties as Israel-Gaza attacks continue

May 11 2021 Gaza Palestine 11 May 2021 An ambulance crew treat a Palestinian with a head injury as a result of Israeli air strikes in the Tawam neighbourhood in the northern Gaza Strip 27 Palestinians including 9 children have been killed and over a 120 have been injured in ongoing Israeli airstrikes on Gaza which started on Monday night after the firing of rockets from Gaza into Israel The rockets to the Israeli city of Ashkelon on Tuesday have killed two Israeli women and injured 84 Israelis The escalation of tension follows attacks in recent days by the Israeli forces against Palestinian worshippers at Al-Aqsa Mosque the severe restrictions imposed on Palestinians in East Jerusalem since the start of Ramadan

Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip

Gaza Palestine 10 May 2021 Crews of the Palestinian Civil Defence work on extinguishing a fire that broke out at a field near the American School to the west of Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip caused by an Israeli airstrike Twenty Palestinians were killed in a series of Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip on Monday which came after Hamas launched rockets from the coastal territory towards Israel including Jerusalem The rockets and airstrikes followed attacks by Israeli police against Palestinian worshippers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in recent days and consequent clashes at the al-Aqsa compound and in East Jerusalem during which more than 300 Palestinians were wounded Tensions in Jerusalem began at the start of Ramadan with Israel imposing severe restrictions in East Jerusalem and on access to parts of the Old City and was exacerbated by the threat of eviction for several Palestinian families from their homes in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of East Jerusalem to make way for Israeli settlers br

Intense airstrikes continue in Gaza Palestine

Gaza Palestine 12 May 2021 Roads and houses on the west of Gaza City have been hit by Israeli jets on Wednesday morning as airstrikes intensify in the entire Gaza Strip The escalation of violence between the Gaza Strip and Israel continues on Wednesday for a third day with 53 Palestinians killed in Gaza by the Israeli air raids and 6 Israelis killed by the rockets fired from Gaza Tensions have been running high in the region since last week protests and clashes in Jerusalem over Israeli raids on Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and the threat of expulsion of Palestinian families from East Jerusalem br

Israeli attacks intensify in Gaza

Gaza Palestine 14 May 2021 Members of the Palestinian Civil Defence inspect the destruction of a house and remove the rubble following an Israeli airstrike in the Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip The bombardment of Gaza with Israeli air raids and artillery fire has continued on Friday for the fifth consecutive day while Palestinian factions have fired another series of rockets towards Israel The ongoing violence between the two sides has continued to escalate with more than 120 Palestinians killed in Gaza and 950 wounded 9 Israelis have also been killed and over 130 injured by rocket fire Israel has intensified its attack on Gaza using not just planes but also the navy and tanks Gazans have been fleeing areas close to the border with Israel with many families taking shelter in United Nations-run schools br

Israeli attacks intensify in Gaza

Gaza Palestine 14 May 2021 Members of the Palestinian Civil Defence inspect the destruction of a house and remove the rubble following an Israeli airstrike in the Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip The bombardment of Gaza with Israeli air raids and artillery fire has continued on Friday for the fifth consecutive day while Palestinian factions have fired another series of rockets towards Israel The ongoing violence between the two sides has continued to escalate with more than 120 Palestinians killed in Gaza and 950 wounded 9 Israelis have also been killed and over 130 injured by rocket fire Israel has intensified its attack on Gaza using not just planes but also the navy and tanks Gazans have been fleeing areas close to the border with Israel with many families taking shelter in United Nations-run schools br

Agrochemical factory hit by Israeli airstrikes in Gaza

Gaza Palestine 15 May 2021 Crews of the Palestinian Civil Defence strive to extinguish a fire engulfing an agrochemical factory following an Israeli airstrike in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip The bombardment of Gaza with Israeli air raids and artillery fire has continued on Friday for the fourth consecutive day while Palestinian factions have fired another series of rockets towards Israel The ongoing violence between the two sides has continued to escalate with more than 120 Palestinians killed in Gaza and 950 wounded 9 Israelis have also been killed and over 130 injured by rocket fire Israel has intensified its attack on Gaza using not just planes but also the navy and tanks Gazans have been fleeing areas close to the border with Israel with many families taking shelter in United Nations-run schools br

Airstrikes continue for the seventh day in Gaza, Palestine

Gaza Palestine 16 May 2021 Crews of the Palestinian Civil Defence recover the bodies of civilians trapped under the rubble of destroyed buildings in Gaza City Israeli airstrikes targeted three buildings in Gaza City on Sunday killing more than 40 people as Israel s military campaign on Gaza continued for the seventh consecutive day According to Israel the air and artillery strikes on Gaza since Monday were aimed at Hamas and other military targets yet many bombardments have targeted residential buildings killing several civilians including children Rockets have continued to be launched by Palestinian factions from Gaza into Israel were 10 people have been killed including two children The escalating violence has also caused many injuries on both sides in what appears as the worst escalation in fighting between Israel and Palestinians since 2014 br