Middle East Unrest

Palestinians Mourn Four Children Killed on Gaza Beach

Four Palestinian boys were killed in what appeared to be Israeli naval shelling near Gaza City as they played football on a beach.

. Palestinian employees of Gaza City's al-Deira hotel carry someone wounded by an Israeli military strike on a nearby beach, on July 16, 2014. Four children were killed on a beach in Gaza City by what appeared to be Israeli naval shelling. Several of the injured took refuge at the nearby hotel where journalists were staying.

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. The mother of one of the four Palestinian children killed grieves outside the morgue in Gaza City.

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. A Palestinian boy is treated at the al-Deira hotel after he was injured during an Israeli strikes in Gaza City.

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. Smoke billows from a beach shack following an Israeli military strike which killed four children.

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. A Palestinian man cries as he holds the dead body of his young brother shortly after he was killed in the morgue of the al-Shifa hospital in Gaza.

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. Young relatives of the four boys from the Bakr family, killed during Israeli shelling, cry during their funeral in Gaza City.

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. Palestinians carry the bodies of two of the boys from the Bakr family during their funeral.

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. The father and brother of two of the boys killed cry during their funeral.

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