The death of a Palestinian baby during Hamas’s violent riots has been used extensively by the media, politicians and anti-Israel activists to demonise Israel’s actions in defending itself from terrorists. The fact the Hamas-run health ministry has removed the baby from the list of Palestinians killed in the conflict should wake people up to the truth of the situation. The child should never have been there and Israel did not target her. The TRUTH has got to be heard.
Here is what the Times of Israel reported:
Gaza’s Hamas-run health ministry said an 8-month-old girl has been taken off a list of Palestinians killed in border clashes with Israeli troops last week, while authorities await results of a pathologist’s report.
Layla al-Ghandour had originally been listed among the 60 Palestinians killed during massive border protests on the Gaza fence on May 14. The infant’s death intensified condemnation of Israel over the violence, though the health ministry has since signalled the child may not have been killed from tear gas inhalation but rather because of a pre-existing condition.
“Layla al-Ghandour is not listed among the martyrs, because we are still waiting for the report,” Dr Ashraf Al-Qidra, director of public relations for the ministry, told The Guardian newspaper according to a Thursday report.
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