Despite intense political pressure, the Israeli army could still be placed on UN list of major violators of children’s rights, officials insist.
The toll from Israel’s relentless bombardment of Gaza, which began one week ago, reached 174 persons killed, eighty percent of them civilians.
The Gaza Strip has no electricity for around half of each day.
The only crossing for commercial goods between Israel and Gaza has been closed five times since the end of February.
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