Saturday, Nov 01, 2014

Interactive: The Gaza crisis

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Written by Krishna Vamsi , Abhimanyu Chakravorty | New Delhi | Posted: July 22, 2014 3:59 pm

The latest conflict between Israel and Gaza began on June 10, 2014 with the murder of three young Israeli students. Israel responded to the killings with limited rocket fire and bombing in Gaza against Hamas. What seemed like a minor standoff, later snowballed into a full-blown ground offensive by Israel as rockets were fired from both Gaza and Israel into each others territories that claimed heavy casualties. Till Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 583 Palestinians and 27 Israeli Defence Forces soldiers have lost their lives. Here’s an interactive timeline of events that unfolded in the past 15 days:

 

 

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