CARE Focusing on Women and Children Caught in Gaza Fighting
JERUSALEM — Despite a slowdown in fighting following an initial 12-hour ceasefire declaration on Saturday, the situation in Gaza remains highly volatile with continuous attacks in both directions. According to UN sources, more than 1,000 Palestinians, most of them civilians, have died since the beginning of the conflict. On the Israeli side, 46 people, three of them civilians, have lost their lives. More than 200,000 people in Gaza have sought refuge in UN buildings.