‘Bearing the brunt’: the suffering of children in the Gaza-Israel conflict – photo essay

20th May, 2021

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Rescuers search for people in the rubble of a building at the site of an airstrike in Gaza City, and below – carry Suzy Eshkuntana from the same site. Photographs: Mohammed Salem/Reuters


Her hair is matted with rubble dust. Bare feet poke out from pink tracksuit bottoms. Blood from a head wound streaks over her eye and down her face. But Suzy Eshkuntana is alive, pulled out of the rubble of her family’s home seven hours after it was hit in an Israeli airstrike in the middle of the night. Her four siblings and her mother were killed.

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