SAccording to the most recent report released by the health authorities of the Islamist movement, the fatalities included 4,324 children and 2,823 women.
On October 7, Hamas launched a surprise attack against southern Israel with the launch of thousands of rockets and the incursion of armed militiamen, leaving more than 1,400 dead and more than two and a half hundred hostages.
In response, Israel declared war on Hamas, a movement that has controlled the Gaza Strip since 2007 and is classified as terrorist by the European Union (EU) and the United States, bombing several of the group’s infrastructures in Gaza and imposing a total siege on the territory with cuts supply of water, fuel and electricity.
In addition to the deaths, the Israeli offensive in the enclave left more than 26,000 injured and 2,450 missing, most of them civilians.
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