Gaza border conflict

Posted : 2019-05-08 14:50 Updated : 2019-05-08 14:50
A Palestinian covers his face with a plastic bag to protect himself from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border fence, in the southern Gaza Strip May 3, 2019. Reuters

Rockets are launched from Gaza Strip to Israel, Sunday, May 5, 2019. Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip on Sunday intensified a wave of rocket fire into southern Israel, striking towns and cities across the region while Israeli forces struck dozens of targets throughout Gaza, including militant sites that it said were concealed in homes or residential areas. AP

Palestinians walk by a house following a late night Israeli missile strike in town of Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, May. 6, 2019. The Israeli military has lifted protective restrictions on residents in southern Israel while Gaza's ruling Hamas militant group reported a cease-fire deal had been reached to end the deadliest fighting between the two sides since a 2014 war. AP

A picture taken on May 5, 2019, shows the remains of a building in Gaza City after it was hit during Israeli air strikes. - Israel's military carried out waves of retaliatory strikes in the Gaza Strip today after Palestinian rockets hit Israeli cities as a deadly escalation showed no signs of slowing, raising fears of war. AFP

A wounded Palestinian boy is evacuated during a protest at the Israel-Gaza border fence, in the southern Gaza Strip May 3, 2019. Reuters

A Palestinian relative of fourteen-month baby girl Seba Abu-Arrar carries her body during her funeral with her relative woman in Al-Zaitun neighborhood in the east of Gaza City on, 05 May 2019. According to media reports, Hamas announced a total of four Palestinians have been killed in Gaza, include a woman and her 14-month-old daughter.The Israeli army announces it killed two Palestinian fighters in sites belonging to the militant groups Hamas. and the mother and baby may have been killed by a Palestinian rocket that fell short of its target. EPA

Palestinians examine their home on May 5, 2019 that was destroyed during Israeli air strikes in Rafah in southern Gaza, on May 5, 2019, Palestinian militants fired 250 rockets at Israel killing at least one person, and Israel then responded with air strikes killing at least four Palestinians. UPI

An Israeli takes cover as a siren sounds warning of incoming rockets from Gaza, during cross-border hostilities, in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon May 5, 2019. Reuters

Palestinians inspect rubble of a destroyed building damaged after an Israeli air strike in Gaza City, 05 May 2019. Media reports state that more than 250 rockets have been fired into Israel by millitants and Israel have replied with air strikes and tank fire on the Palestinian territory. EPA

A Palestinian man inspects a building destroyed in Israeli air strikes, in Gaza City May 5, 2019. Reuters

A boy plays with a ball in front of a mural painted by Palestinian artist Ali Al-Jbaly for his exhibition 'dreamers among the rubbles' between a rubble of a destroyed building damaged during the Israeli war against Gaza in summer 2014, in Gaza City, Gaza Strip, 30 April 2019. EPA

Members of Gaza Skating Team cast shadows as they practice their rollerblading and skating skills at the seaport of Gaza City March 8, 2019. Picture taken March 8, 2019. Reuters

A Palestinian youth sells corn at the beach, in Gaza City, Friday, May 3, 2019. The beach is one of the few open public spaces in this densely populated city. AP

A Palestinian family walks on the beach, in Gaza City, Friday, May 3, 2019. The beach is one of the few open public spaces in this densely populated city. AP

An explosion is pictured among buildings during an Israeli airstike on Gaza City on May 4, 2019. - Gaza militants fired a barrage of rockets at Israel, which responded with airstrikes, officials said, as a fragile ceasefire again faltered. AFP