Civilian Casualties

Civilian Casualties

Incident Code

ISPT170124n

Incident date

January 17, 2024

Location

المستشفى الميداني الأردني الخاص/2 في خان يونس, Jordanian Private Field Hospital 2, Khan Younis, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.343373, 34.292873 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Nearby landmark level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

Two people, including a Jordanian medic, were injured after alleged Israeli shelling of the Jordanian Private Field Hospital 2 on January 17th, 2024.

The hospital employee, whose name is unknown, was wounded on the right side of his body, sustaining injuries to his thigh and arm; both injuries were described as “moderate.” The other civilian, of whom identifying factors are also unknown, has been described only as a “Gazan citizen” who according to Sky News Arabia, was receiving treatment in the intensive care unit and was “injured by shrapnel and a bullet.” The severity of these injuries is unknown.

The employee, under Jordanian royal directive, was evacuated to Jordan the evening of the strike. The Jordanian Royal Medical Services posted on Facebook that he was taken to Al Hussein Medical City, a medical complex in Amman, consisting of five hospitals. Doctors there described him as stable: pictures attached show him conscious and in seemingly good spirits. A bandage on his forearm is clearly visible. Recognition from the Jordanian royal family was noticeable: the Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II visited.

Gazans near the hospital described the scene following the strike. Mohammad Rami, a Palestinian civilian quoted by Middle East Eye, stated that he and others previously taking shelter in nearby tents were “forced to flee late at night, fearing the hospital would be raided or bombed.” Most of those displaced apparently “spent the night on the streets.” The bombing, Rami said, was “terrifying.”

Al Mamlaka TV described the hospital as “affected by missile fragments.” Roya News corroborated this, claiming the hospital “suffered extensive damage.” Israeli tanks allegedly came within meters of the hospital. A video shared by Ahmed el-Madhoun showed multiple bullet rounds in the vicinity of what was described as “dangerously close to the Jordanian field hospital.” Similarly, NPR quoted the Jordanian military as saying that Israel “deliberately targeted” the hospital by “blocking the entrance to the complex with a tank and shooting at the hospital.” The Jordanian embassy released a statement alleging that the attack “involved heavy firepower” which included “direct fire from tanks and vehicles.” Some of the firepower may have been directed at the nearby cemetery, which the hospital borders.

The Israeli fire reached international audiences, with the French government condemning it. Roya News quoted the French Ministry of Foreign affairs, which was said to have expressed “strong disapproval.” France “directly supports” the field hospital by providing financing and medical supplies, it said.

The Israel Defense Forces commented on the alleged strike but denied their involvement. The Times of Israel reported that the military “denied claims” that it shelled the hospital and said that “the hospital is not damaged and continues to function and provide medical care to those who need it.” IDF’s Spokesperson’s Unit told The Times of Israel that the military “did not attack the Jordanian hospital in Khan Younis,” but that troops were engaged in a gun battle with Hamas operatives in a nearby area. However, the Jordanian armed forces released a statement that “this action was not a consequence of a clash with resistance factions,”and that it “strongly asserts that the deliberate targeting of the Jordanian Field Hospital was part of Israel’s consistent approach to targeting hospitals in Gaza.” According to the Jordanian military, Israeli forces knew the location of the hospital and knew that staff were sheltering in an adjacent concrete building. Video footage released by Jordan’s armed forces showed the building with bullet holes in the concrete walls, shattered windows and bloodstains on a bed.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Geolocation notes

Reports of the incident mention the Jordanian Private Field Hospital 2 (المستشفى الميداني الأردني الخاص/2 في خان يونس), located south of Khan Younis (خان يونس), for which the generic coordinates are: 31.343373, 34.292873. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Artillery, Ground operation
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Healthcare facility
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Causes of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions, Small arms and light weapons
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Impact
    Healthcare
    Impact on services or infrastructure relating to education, health or food supply. See methodology note for details.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (31) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (30) [ collapse]

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    Source: Xinhua News
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    Source: Xinhua News
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    Source: Xinhua News
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    Source: Xinhua News
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    Source: Xinhua News
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    Source: Hala akhbar
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    Source: Jordanian royal medical services
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    Source: Jordanian royal medical services
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    Source: Madaba headband
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    Source: Tamara nawash al nahar
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    Source: Jordan tv
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    Source: Jordan tv
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    Source: Jordan tv
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    Source: Jordan tv
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    Source: Middle East Eye News
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    Source: Middle East Eye News
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    Source: Roya News News
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    Source: The Times of Israel News
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    Source: NPR News
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    Source: @JorEmbUS
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    Source: @JorEmbUS
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    Source: @lrozen
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Artillery, Ground operation
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Healthcare facility
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Causes of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions, Small arms and light weapons
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Impact
    Healthcare
    Impact on services or infrastructure relating to education, health or food supply. See methodology note for details.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (31) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0492

Incident date

October 23, 2023

Location

محيط مفرق ناصر, Vicinity of Nasser Junction, North Gaza, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.536771, 34.504047 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Exact location (via Airwars) level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On Monday, 23 October 2023, at least two civilian members of the Arooq family were killed and a number of civilians were injured by an alleged Israeli airstrike that struck the Arooq family home near the Nasser junction in the Jabalia Refugee Camp in the northern governorate of the Gaza Strip.

Shehab Agency’s initial reportage showed an image of a smoke cloud, purportedly from the alleged strike, with a caption stating that the Arooq family home had been bombed. Emergency Now Palestine also shared an image of a giant plume of smoke rising from the bombed home. Al-Qamari Al-Sawari Abu Shujaa shared a video, possibly from a neighboring home, of a family sitting together before a nearby explosion shatters the windows, injuring them and causing severe distress to the children. They added the caption “Israeli warplanes bomb an inhabited house near Nassar junction in the Jabaliya camp in northern Gaza, and there are a number of injuries and lives under the rubble.”

Photographs shared by the Gaza Police and Northern Gaza Governorate page on Facebook show medical teams, civilians, and Civil Defense crews recovering a body from the rubble of the completely collapsed building, as well as “a number of injuries”; one of the images showed a heavily wounded and bleeding young man being helped by civilians. The Medical Services Gaza Strip page shared similar images saying, “The ambulance and emergency teams of the General Directorate of Military Medical Services found a dead body…and a number of injuries,” which was corroborated by local and social media such as al-Watan. Twitter/X user @hanyelkordi noted that there were a “number of casualties and survivors under the rubble,” while @PSLK1154 stated that there were “martyrs and injuries.” @EyeonPalestine shared a video of the destroyed building, alleging that the bombing was done by “Israeli warplanes.” A disturbing video posted by Mostafa Mohammed Sabaa showed rescue workers pulling out the remains of a killed civilian from the rubble, before wrapping them in a sheet,  adding the caption, “O Lord, grant us forgiveness and patience/Cruel scenes from the house bombing of the [Arooq] family in the middle of #Jabaliya camp.” A number of condolence posts from family members reported that two people were killed in the alleged strike.

The two civilians killed were listed by relatives as Mohammad Hassan Arooq (Abu Sami) (49) and his cousin Faraj Hassan Arooq (Abu Hasan) (57). According to Hamza Abu Eltarabesh, Mohammed was the “Muezzin” (official leading the call to prayer) of the local mosque, while Faraj was described as a “social quiet man” working as a taxi driver. The images shared of the two of them showed an elderly man and a smiling, bearded, middle-aged man with a shaved head.

Both victims’ names were matched with the Palestinian Ministry of Health list of fatalities in Gaza released on October 26th, 2023.

Where sources identified the belligerents, all sources attributed the strikes to Israeli forces.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

The victims were named as:

Family members (2)

Faraj Hassan Mahmoud Arooq فرج حسن محمود عروق
57 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 960218642
Mohammad Hasan Mahmoud Arooq محمد حسن محمود عروق
45 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 900273145

Geolocation notes (2) [ collapse]

Reports of the incident mention the vicinity of Nasser Roundabout in Jabalia (جباليا). Analysing audio-visual material from sources, we have narrowed the location down to the following exact coordinates: 31.536771, 34.504047.

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  • Source: Gaza Police

  • Source: Gaza Police

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    IDP or refugee camp, Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (25) [ collapse]

Media
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    Source: @ShehabAgency
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: Gaza Police
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    Source: @ShehabAgency
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    Source: @PSLK1154
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    Source: @PSLK1154
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    Source: @PSLK1154
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    Source: @PSLK1154
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    Source: Hamza Abu Eltarabesh ???
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    Source: Hamza Abu Eltarabesh ???
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    Source: Maher Al Hijazi
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    Source: Maher Al Hijazi
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    Source: Maher Al Hijazi
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    Source: Maher Al Hijazi
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    Source: Maher Al Hijazi
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    Source: Maher Al Hijazi
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    Source: PNN News Network
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    Source: PNN News Network
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    Source: PNN News Network
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    Source: Opinion Online
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    Source: Opinion Online
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    Source: Opinion Online
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    Source: Opinion Online
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    Source: Opinion Online
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    Source: Medical Services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Medical Services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Northern Gaza Governorate police
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    Source: Alarabiya Palestine
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    Source: Alarabiya Palestine
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    Source: Alarabiya Palestine
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    Source: Alarabiya Palestine
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    Source: AlrayAgency
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    Source: AlrayAgency
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    Source: AlrayAgency
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    Source: AlrayAgency
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    Source: AlrayAgency
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    Source: Authenticity of a homeland
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    Source: Authenticity of a homeland
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    Source: Authenticity of a homeland
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    Source: Emergency Now Palestine
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    Source: Orouq Ebraheem
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    Source: Orouq Ebraheem
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    IDP or refugee camp, Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    2
  • (2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (25) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0494

Incident date

October 23, 2023

Location

مسجد "النور المحمدي" في حي الشيخ رضوان, Al-Nour Al-Mohammadi Mosque, Sheikh Radwan neighborhood, Gaza City, Gaza, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.530800, 34.474270 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Exact location (via Airwars) level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On Monday, October 23rd 2023, at around 12pm, an Israeli airstrike allegedly injured and killed dozens of civilians including children, and destroyed the al-Nour al-Mohammadi Mosque and neighbouring homes in the Sheikh Radwan neighbourhood of Gaza City. The mosque was located in the centre of a civilian area in Gaza City. The exact number of civilians killed and injured were not reported on, so Airwars has provided an estimated range based on qualitative descriptions of the event.

Shehab Agency reported on the destruction of the mosque, adding that the strike caused “injuries among the mosque’s neighbours.” Nabaa Media Group reported the mosque was bombed with a “series of missile attacks that resulted in dozens of casualties, including martyrs and wounded,” sharing a video of two massive plumes of smoke rising up from the site of the strikes in a distance. A Twitter/X user @fo_er stated that “in the last hour, two mosques were destroyed,” while @M0SC0W0 posted that the mosque was “completely destroyed,” adding that it was located “in the middle of an area crowded with Palestinian civilians.” Mohammed al-Najjar posted that the bombing also led to the “destruction of citizens’ homes.”

One Twitter/X user, @AhmedTafesh86, reported that “a large number of children were injured and killed during the bombing,” as they were playing in a playground next to the mosque. It is unknown how many children were killed. Other users shared images of the destroyed mosque, its dome shattered with a lone minaret still standing amongst the rubble.

Many media sources including TRT Arabi, Al Araby News, Al-Quds, AJA and Anadolu Agency, reported on the statement by the Hamas-run Gaza Ministry of the Interior, which stated that “Israeli aircraft destroyed the Al-Nour Al-Muhammadi Mosque….This led to injuries among citizens.” Al-Quds and Anadolu noted that with this alleged strike, the total number of mosques reportedly destroyed since October 7th has risen to 32.

Where sources identified the belligerent, all sources attributed the strikes to Israeli forces.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The incident occured at approximately 12:00 pm local time.

Geolocation notes (1) [ collapse]

Reports of the incident mention the Al-Nour Al-Mohammadi Mosque in the Sheikh Radwan neighborhood (مسجد “النور المحمدي” في حي الشيخ رضوان). Analysing audio-visual material from sources, we have narrowed the location down to the following exact coordinates: 31.530800, 34.474270.

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  • Source: Said El Najjar

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Religious Institution, Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    12 – 24
  • (5–10 children)
  • Civilians reported injured
    12–24
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (36) [ collapse]

Media
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    Source: @alaraby_ar
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    Source: @fouadkhreiss
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    Source: @AJA_Egypt
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    Source: @AL24newschannel
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    Source: @TkrytyMr21896
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    Source: @mu_hy1
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    Source: @marebpress
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    Source: @thenewkhaleej
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    Source: @alestiklal
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    Source: @EmadHagag10
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    Source: @EmadHagag10
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    Source: @FaramakZahraie
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    Source: @AlawlaTv
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    Source: @Shorouk_News
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    Source: Eastnowarbic
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    Source: Mohammed Zaatout
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Said El Najjar
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    Source: Direct from Egypt
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    Source: Ahmed Abd al-Husayn al-Hamdawi
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    Source: NameerIbrahimBacha
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    Source: Tobna.News
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    Source: AJA.Egypt
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Religious Institution, Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    12 – 24
  • (5–10 children)
  • Civilians reported injured
    12–24
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (36) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0378

Incident date

October 19, 2023

Location

منزل لعائلة عواجة بالقرب من مستوصف الزهراء في حي الجنينة شرق رفح, a house for the Awaja family near Al-Zahraa Clinic in the Al-Geneina neighborhood, east of Rafah, Gaza strip, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.271658, 134.272094 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Exact location (via Airwars) level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On Thursday, 19 October 2023, at least eight civilians, including at least four children, were killed and four others were injured in an alleged Israeli strike on the Awaja family’s home near the al-Zahra Clinic in the al-Geneina neighbourhood, east of Rafah, Gaza strip.

Initial reportage from Safa news, Al Aqsa voice, and sources on social media stated there were seven civilians killed in the strike, with Safa and other sources on social and local media including Palestine Today later updating the death toll to eight. Al Jazeera and Al Arabiya shared videos of the dead and wounded being carried by civilians and rescue workers to ambulances and the Abu Youssef Al-Najjar hospital, with Al Arabiya also sharing images of the bombed home, its facade still standing amongst the rubble. Various sources online shared the names of the civilians killed in the strike – Hossam Jihad Sheikh Khalil (15), Hosni Jihad Sheikh Khalil (19), Jihad Muhammad GhanemMahmoud Muhammad Abu Suleiman (16), Taghreed Khalil Awaja (46), Jihad Abdul Latif AwajaKhaled Tamer Muhammad Awaja (15), and Atef Tamer Muhammad Awaja (15).

Hane posted a video of the bodies of the eight victims in shrouds laid on the ground, while others came to pay their respects. Twitter/X user @ehabomar21 stated that “initially, 4 injuries were reported” as a result of the bombing, while another source on social media shared an image of a young child, with the caption “The child, Joan Sheikh Khalil, is one of the survivors” of the bombing – it is unclear from the image whether she was injured or not. Another user shared the image of a young man, with a caption “May God have mercy on you” – it is unclear which of the victims this young man is. Other sources also mourned the loss on social media, with Asma Hasan sharing a tribute saying “The affliction is great and great… but God’s mercy is greater and more exalted/How difficult is separation.”

Where possible, Airwars has matched names with the Palestinian Ministry of Health list of nearly 7000 victims’ names and ID numbers released on October 26th.

Where sources identified the belligerent, all sources attributed the strike to Israeli forces.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

The victims were named as:

Family members (2)

Hossam Jihad Sheikh Khalil حسام جهاد الشيخ خليل
15 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 426263190
Hosni Jihad Sheikh Khalil حسني جهاد الشيخ خليل
19 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 420446205

Family members (4)

Taghreed Khalil Awaja تغريد خليل عواجة
46 years old female killed Matched to MoH ID 901661470
Jihad Abdul Latif Awaja جهاد عبد اللطيف عواجة
killed
Khaled Tamer Awaja خالد تامرعواجة
15 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 426094835
Atef Nasser Awaja عاطف ناصرعواجة
15 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 422077891

The victims were named as:

Jihad Muhammad Ghanem جهاد محمد غنام
Age unknown killed
Mahmoud Muhammad Abu Suleiman محمود محمد أبو سليمان
16 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 424361590

Geolocation notes (2) [ collapse]

Reports of the incident mention the vicinity of a house for the Awaja family near Al-Zahraa Clinic in the Al-Geneina neighborhood, east of Rafah (منزل لعائلة عواجة بالقرب من مستوصف الزهراء في حي الجنينة شرق رفح). Analysing audio-visual material from sources, we have narrowed the location down to the following exact coordinates: 31.271658, 34.272094.

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  • Source: Alarabiya.Palestine

  • Source: Alarabiya.Palestine

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    8
  • (4 children1 woman1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    4
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (27) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (19) [ collapse]

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    Source: @GeneralInGaza
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    Source: @GeneralInGaza
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    Source: @GeneralInGaza
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    Source: @GeneralInGaza
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    Source: Alarabiya.Palestine
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    Source: Alarabiya.Palestine
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    Source: Alarabiya.Palestine
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    Source: Alarabiya.Palestine
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    Source: Awdehchannel
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    Source: Mahmoud Abu Znada media platform
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    Source: Adlitaha1
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    Source: Business marketing
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    Source: Ꮆ. Ꮑ. ᎶᎯᏃᎬ.ᏁᎯᎬᎬᎷ
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    Source: Asma.hasan.503
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    8
  • (4 children1 woman1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    4
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (27) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0075b

Incident date

October 9, 2023

Location

القرارة, Al Qarara, Khan Younis, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.371329, 34.335281 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Town level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On October 9th 2023, between five and eight civilians, including up to three children and four women, were reportedly killed and several others injured when Israeli forces allegedly struck the home of the Abu Al-Omrain family in Al-Qarara in southern Gaza. According to available reports, the bombing destroyed the home and caused significant damage to nearby buildings.

Detailing these events, the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) stated, “At approximately 2:00 a.m. on the same day, and without prior warning, Israeli warplanes bombed a two-storey house belonging to the Abu Al-Omrain family, located in the town of Al-Qarara, northeast of Khan Yunis, which resulted in its complete destruction on top of its occupants.” Elaborating further on the damage caused by the bombing, the PCHR reported, “A serious damage to a number of neighboring houses. (5) martyrs were recovered, including (2) two women and two girls. Civil defense crews are still searching for missing persons and victims under the rubble.” This conforms with an account offered by the Al Mezan Center for Human Rights. Both organizations reported that the bodies of five people had initially been recovered from the destroyed home, and that further work was carried out to locate additional missing persons.

According to available reports, this incident resulted in numerous injuries. While no outlet has provided a number of those who were wounded, SHMS News Agency has stated that alongside those killed, “several others were injured.” Hani Abu Mura provided the highest casualty toll of eight members of the family killed on Facebook.

On October 9, a Facebook user named Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein who is a relative of those killed shared a post claiming to be a relative of those killed. They identified those who lost their lives as “My beloved mother, Hayat Khalil Al-Desouki, 67 years old,” “My dear aunt Howaida Khalil Al-Desouki, 60 years old,” “My beloved sister, Aya Younis Abu Al-Omrain, 29 years old,” “My brother Muhammad Younis Abu Al-Omrain, 39 years old,” “My brother’s wife, Ibtihal Khader Abu Al-Omarin, 33 years old,” “Hayat Muhammad Abu Al-Omrain, 12 years old,” “ Habiba Younis Abu Al-Omrain, 9 years old,” and “Younis Muhammad Abu Al-Omrain, 4 years old.” The family member Alaa Younis was interviewed by the Associated Press a few days later as she was staying in a UN school after her home was destroyed and eight members of her family were killed.

Cairo24 News reported that two of the women that died in the strike were Egyptian: Howaida Khalil Al-Desouki and her sister Hayat Khalil Al-Desouki, 67 years old. Howaida was a pension supervisor at the Educational Administration in Ain Shams in Cairo and was visiting her sister Hayat who was married 40 years ago to the Palestinian Younis Abu Al-Omrain, and has lived there since then. Ahmed Al-Sayyid Khalil Al-Desouki, a nephew of the two women, told Cairo24 that Mrs. Howaida Khalil Al-Desouki, his aunt, was visiting her sister Hayat Khalil Al-Desouki two weeks ago to offer her condolences to her husband, Younis Abu Al-Omrain, who died after suffering from illness.

@samahpal23 added that the victims were taken to Nasser Medical Complex. Following this incident, Radio Al Zaytouna shared four photographs on Facebook showing a destroyed building surrounded by rubble and debris.

Where possible, names have been matched with the Palestinian Ministry of Health list of fatalities in Gaza released on October 26th, 2023.

Where sources identified the belligerent, all sources attributed the strikes to Israeli forces. Multiple sources accused Israeli forces of using internationally banned phosphorus during airstrikes in Al-Qarara.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The incident occured at approximately 2:00 am local time.

The victims were named as:

Family members (8)

Hayat Khalil Al-Desouki Abu Al-Amrain حياة خليل الدسوقي أبو العمرين
67 years old female killed Matched to MoH ID 953980570
Muhammad Younis Abu Al-Amrain محمد يونس أبو العمرين
39 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 430141630
Ayatollah Younis Muhammad Abu Al-Omrain آية يونس أبو العمرين
29 years old female killed Matched to MoH ID 804824399
Hayat Younis Abu Al-Omarin حياة يونس أبو العمرين
12 years old female killed Matched to MoH ID 430141630
Habiba Muhammad Younis Abu Al-Omarin حبيبة محمد يونس أبو العمرين
9 years old female killed Matched to MoH ID 430141630
Howaida Khalil Al-Desouki هويدا خليل الدسوقي
60 years old female killed
Ibtihal Khader Abu Al-Omarin ابتهال خضر أبو العمرين
33 years old female killed Matched to MoH ID 430141630
Younis Muhammad Abu Al-Omarin يونس محمد أبو العمرين
4 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 442877288

Geolocation notes

Reports of the incident mention the town of Al Qarara (القرارة), for which the generic coordinates are: 31.371285, 34.335265. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    5 – 8
  • (2–3 children2–4 women1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (29) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (36) [ collapse]

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    Source: Abd Al salam
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    Source: Abd Al salam
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    Source: Abd Al salam
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    Source: Radio Al Zaytouna FM
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    Source: Radio Al Zaytouna FM
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    Source: Radio Al Zaytouna FM
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    Source: Radio Al Zaytouna FM
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    Source: Al Qarara pulse
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    Source: Al Qarara pulse
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    Source: Al Qarara pulse
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    Source: Abdo Jneed facebook
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    Source: Nahla Asaad facebook
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    Source: Nahla Asaad facebook
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    Source: Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein facebook
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    Source: Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein facebook
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    Source: Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein facebook
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    Source: Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein facebook
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    Source: Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein facebook
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    Source: Alaa Younis Abo Al Omarein facebook
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    Source: Nabd Alqarara facebook
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    Source: Nabd Alqarara facebook
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    Source: Nabd Alqarara facebook
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    Source: Batoul Mo’taz facebook
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    Source: Batoul Mo’taz facebook
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    Source: Batoul Mo’taz facebook
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    Source: Batoul Mo’taz facebook
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    Source: Cairo24 news
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    Source: Cairo24 news
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    Source: Cairo24 news
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    Source: Cairo24 news
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    Source: Balkis Abu Alamarein facebook
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    Source: Balkis Abu Alamarein facebook
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    5 – 8
  • (2–3 children2–4 women1 man)
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (29) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0022

Incident date

October 8, 2023

Location

مسجد اليرموك, Yarmouk Mosque, Gaza, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.312024, 34.361819 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Exact location (via Airwars) level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On the evening of October 8th 2023, 12 people were reported injured, including a baby, when an alleged Israeli strike hit Yarmouk Mosque in the Gaza Strip. The mosque was reported to be completely destroyed.

A tweet from @ShehabAgency stated that 12 injured people arrived at the Al-Shifa Medical complex, while other sources mentioned that there were casualties without noting an exact toll. Images posted by various sources show a baby and an elderly woman injured near the mosque.

Felesteen News spoke to a witness named Bilal Salama (38 years old) who described what happened: “The bombing was sudden, without warning, we felt that the house was exploding, and after the smoke and dust cleared, the vision began to become clearer. I found my daughter bleeding from the impact of glass flying on her head. We all went down to check on my father and mother, who live on the ground floor and whose door opens directly onto the mosque. As you can see, we could not enter from here, so we went from the back and made holes in the walls, and we began removing the rubble until we reached my father and mother and some of the children, grandchildren, who were stuck under the stones that fell on them from the mosque.” Bilal Salama’s father and mother were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Felesteen News spoke to another witness named Hajj Jihad Jarour whose bulldozer, which is how he made his livelihood, was destroyed by the bombing: “We were sitting in the basement of the house, and suddenly we heard the bombing and the house shook and smoke filled the place. As you can see, everything is gone, the house and the tools. May God compensate us.”

The Palestinian Civil Defense reported on their teams dealing with the evacuation of citizens and the transfer of casualties from the surrounding area. Another local source specified that Ansar Central Ambulance Station evacuated the injured from the bombing.

The mosque was located near Ramzoun al-Ghafri on Al-Jalaa Street.

According to Felesteen News, the minaret at Yarmouk Mosque was silenced for the first time since the mosque was established in 1974. Felesteen News stated that “the bombing affected the area’s water lines and infrastructure” and “many of the houses surrounding the mosque are no longer fit for living”.

Where sources identified the belligerent, all sources attributed the strikes to Israeli forces.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The incident occured in the evening.

The victims were named as:

Family members (3)

Daughter of Bilal Salama
female injured
Father of Bilal Salama
male injured
Mother of Bilal Salama
female injured

Geolocation notes (1) [ collapse]

Reports of the incident mention the Yarmouk mosque (مسجد اليرموك) in Gaza city (غزة). Analysing audio-visual material from sources, we have narrowed the location down to the following coordinates: 31.312024, 34.361819.

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Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Religious Institution, Water station
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    12
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Impact
    Food
    Impact on services or infrastructure relating to education, health or food supply. See methodology note for details.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (12) [ collapse]

Media
from sources (24) [ collapse]

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    Source: Pharmacist Walaa Elmahallawi
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: M saleh
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Bougara Demain
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    Source: Abu Ahmad
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    Source: Abu Ahmad
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    Source: Abu Ahmad
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    Source: Abu Ahmad
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    Source: Medical services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Medical services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Medical services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Medical services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Medical services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Medical services - Gaza Strip
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    Source: Mou’men Hassouna
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Religious Institution, Water station
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    12
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Impact
    Food
    Impact on services or infrastructure relating to education, health or food supply. See methodology note for details.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (12) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0023

Incident date

October 8, 2023

Location

محافظة شمال غزة, North Gaza governorate, North Gaza, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.544243, 34.5104 Note: The accuracy of this location is to District level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On Sunday the 8th of October 2023, it was reported that civilians were injured when the Israeli military bombed the Abu al-Jubain family home, in the northern Gaza Strip.

This event was mentioned by multiple sources such as BintAl Assifa, Abul Salam Qamoum, Mohammed al-Yusuf and local news source MSDR News.

Individuals in Gaza @WaellodaOda and @i_07070 confirmed on Twitter/X that the house of the Abu al-Jubain family was bombed by an Israeli airstrike.

Multiple local sources including @ShebabAgency reported that the strike resulted in “casualties” and “injuries” but did not specify how many. Airwars has used the injury range 2-2 to capture these cases, as per our methodology.

Where sources identified the belligerent, all sources attributed the strikes to Israeli forces.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The local time of the incident is unknown.

Geolocation notes

Reports of the incident mention the North Gaza governorate (محافظة شمال غزة), for which the generic coordinates are: 31.544243, 34.5104. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.

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Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (7) [ collapse]

Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    Unknown
  • Civilians reported injured
    2
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (7) [ collapse]

Incident Code

ISPT0024

Incident date

October 8, 2023

Location

عمارة أبو زهري بمدينة رفح, Abu Zuhri Building, Al Shaboura, Rafah, the Gaza Strip

Geolocation

31.284219, 34.258834 Note: The accuracy of this location is to Exact location (via Airwars) level. Continue to map

Airwars assessment

On October 8th, 2023 at around 9:50pm, an alleged Israeli airstrike hit the Abu Zuhri apartment building in the Al-Shaboura refugee camp, Rafah City, in the Gaza strip, and killed between four and five civilians, among them Jasser Marjouna, Jasser Marjouna’s wife, Abdulnaser Shabanah, and an infant and woman whose names are not published within the sources; the strike also injured between 20-55 civilians, including Wissam Sabah.

Abdulnaser Shabanah was killed on his wedding day, as reported by Thaer Mohamed, a fellow resident of the building. Jasser Marjouna was a leader in the Democratic Engineering Rally and a member of the Board of Directors of the Engineering Syndicate, Rafah branch. @Shehab Agency and the Rafah City official Facebook page report that four civilians were killed, while the Al Mezan Center for Human Rights and Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) Gaza report that 5 civilians were killed in the attack. @ShehabAgency and Al-Watan Voice report that 20 civilians were injured, The Al Mezan Center for Human Rights and PCHR Gaza report 30 civilians were injured from the attack, and @Ehabhelou reports that 55 civilians were injured.

Al Shabab radio, the Palestinian Press Agency @SafaPs, PCHR Gaza, and other sources all allege that Israeli aircraft were responsible for bombing the building. Alam Sabbah, the nephew of Wissam Sabah and resident of the Abu Zuhri building, reports the strike occurred without warning and caused massive destruction and injuries, with many residents having to go to the Abu Youssef Al Najjar hospital after. Raed Sabbah, another resident of the building, reported that the bombing completely destroyed two floors of the building, including the roof. Members of the Palestinian Civil Defense arrived to evacuate civilians and transport the dead after the attack.

Where possible, Airwars has matched names with the Palestinian Ministry of Health list of nearly 7000 victims’ names and ID numbers released on October 26th.

Due to the scale and urgency of Airwars’ assessment process, all images have been automatically uploaded to each assessment with the graphic filter applied to protect users. We have also included all images identified from the sources, which may also include any imagery of combatants.

The incident occured at approximately 9:50 pm local time.

The victims were named as:

Family members (2)

Jaser Marjouna جاسر مرجونة
37 years old male killed Matched to MoH ID 800617219
Wife of Jaser Marjouna زوجة جاسر مرجونة
female killed

The victims were named as:

Wissam Sabah وسام صباح
Age unknown male injured
Abdulnaser Shabanah عبدالناصر شبانة
Age unknown male killed

Geolocation notes (3) [ collapse]

Reports of the incident mention the Abu Zuhri apartment building (عمارة أبو زهري) in the Al Shaboura camp (معسكر الشابورة). Analysing audio-visual material from sources, we have narrowed the location down to the following exact coordinates: 31.284219, 34.258834.

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  • Imagery:
    Source: Alam Sabbah

  • Imagery:
    Source: Alam Sabbah

  • Imagery:
    Source: Alam Sabbah

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    IDP or refugee camp, Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    4 – 5
  • (1 child2 women1–2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    20–55
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (25) [ collapse]

Media
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    Source: Raed Sabbah
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    Source: Raed Sabbah
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    Source: Raed Sabbah
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    Source: Raed Sabbah
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    Source: Rafah city official page
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    Source: Rafah city official page
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    Source: Rafah city official page
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    Source: Rafah city official page
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    Source: Abdallah Al Attar
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    Source: Abdallah Al Attar
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    Source: Abdallah Al Attar
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    Source: Abdallah Al Attar
  • This media contains graphic content. Click to unblur.

    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Alam Sabbah
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    Source: Democratic Engineering Rally
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    Source: Thaer Mohammed
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    Source: Thaer Mohammed
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    Source: Thaer Mohammed
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    Source: Samer Karnab facebook
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    Source: Mahmoud Eyad facebook
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    Source: Mahmoud Eyad facebook
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    Source: Free students national organistaion facebook
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    Source: Engineering democratic initiative facebook
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    Source: Ismail Athmana facebook
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    Source: Ismail Athmana facebook
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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    Source: Palestinian civil defense
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Israeli Military Assessment:

  • Suspected belligerent
    Israeli Military
  • Israeli Military position on incident
    Not yet assessed

Summary

  • Strike status
    Likely strike
  • Strike type
    Airstrike
  • Civilian infrastructure
    IDP or refugee camp, Residential building
  • Civilian harm reported
    Yes
  • Civilians reported killed
    4 – 5
  • (1 child2 women1–2 men)
  • Civilians reported injured
    20–55
  • Cause of injury / death
    Heavy weapons and explosive munitions
  • Airwars civilian harm grading
    Fair
    Reported by two or more credible sources, with likely or confirmed near actions by a belligerent.
  • Suspected attacker
    Israeli Military

Sources (25) [ collapse]