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Investigation: IDF Rejects Claim it Killed 16 Gazans in UNRWA School [video]

UNRWA School in Gaza

UNRWA School in Gaza
Photo Credit: IDF

On July 24, JewishPress.com reported that both Hamas and the IDF hit a UNRWA school during heavy fighting between the two sides. Hamas were firing anti-tank missiles at IDF troops, and a Hamas rocket reportedly also hit the school grounds.

Some 20%-30% of Hamas rockets crash within Gaza’s borders.

16 Gazans were killed, apparently during the course of the battle.

Following an IDF investigation of the event, the IDF released the footage of an errant IDF shell landing in an open courtyard.

The IDF claims it confirmed that their shell hit an empty school courtyard and rejects the claim that they killed anyone.

Hamas has been using schools for storing weapons, and for their human shield value when attacking the IDF or launching rockets at Israel.

 

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63 Responses to “Investigation: IDF Rejects Claim it Killed 16 Gazans in UNRWA School [video]”

  1. Joe Lodrige says:

    Although dont like killing children that happens in war, who ever fired first shot is to blame.

  2. Joe Lodrige says:

    Although dont like killing children that happens in war, who ever fired first shot is to blame.

  3. GOD BLESS ISRAEL+IDF.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL+IDF.
    GOD PROTECT ISRAEL+IDF.
    WE LOVE YOU ISRAEL+IDF.
    WE STAND WITH YOU ISRAEL+IDF.
    FOREVER

  4. GOD BLESS ISRAEL+IDF.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL+IDF.
    GOD PROTECT ISRAEL+IDF.
    WE LOVE YOU ISRAEL+IDF.
    WE STAND WITH YOU ISRAEL+IDF.
    FOREVER

  5. Why are you surprised that Hamas and the UN lies

  6. Why are you surprised that Hamas and the UN lies

  7. I believe Israel.

  8. R.d. Morgan says:

    They have this British reporter on CNN who has been foaming at the mouth ranting all day how he can prove Israel is guilty in this event…Seems to have an agenda…Not exactly a believable source…..

  9. Joi Bangla says:

    The latest “ceasefire” that Israel and Hamas agreed on was a total flop. Israel through out history did not and will not stick to its ceasefire agreements.
    As soon as my family in Gaza got electricity they updated me on this “ceasefire.” My cousin told me “When they announced the ceasefire for 24 hours. We left our homes to buy our needs. Then we went to Al-Shaja’ya (area of the previous massacre in Gaza) to help the injured.”
    He continued, “when we arrived to Al-Shaja’ya, Israeli airplanes were actually heard in the sky. Thinking that we were under a “ceasefire” we continued our tasks. After a couple of minutes, Israeli airforce started dropping bombs and attacking the area! Everyone started rushing for cover and many were injured.”
    That was no cease-fire, that was a cease-media.

  10. Orah Peer says:

    i knew it all along…

  11. Mark Sls says:

    What about the three kids Hamas killed?

  12. They need attention from other country to help them out

  13. I already felt thats the way it was. We trust your words.

  14. Paula Martin says:

    Perhaps it was some of the ammo Hamas hid there!

  15. Paula Martin says:

    Perhaps it was some of the ammo Hamas hid there!

  16. Any organization that would hold a “baby” in one hand and a “gun” in the other is SUDDENLY GOING TO TELL THE TRUTH? Come on, give me a break!

  17. Ronnie Pleet says:

    Hamas didn’t notify no cease fire so more Gazans would be killed for publicity

  18. Wade Young says:

    obummer and his friends are always lying

  19. Wade Young says:

    obummer and his friends are always lying

  20. God bless Israel and the IDF

  21. FIRST WE SAW TH HEAD OF THE UN RECENTLY ADMIT TO AN “ANTI ISRAEL BIAS,” NOW THIS: The Nazi’s sided with Islam against the Jews, like the UN is doing. The scripture says they will accuse you of what they themselves are. End Times Prophecy News Update Carrie Geren Scoggins program and webcast… program now on webcast and YouTube. http://conservativetribune.com/un-israel-acting-like-nazis/

  22. FIRST WE SAW TH HEAD OF THE UN RECENTLY ADMIT TO AN “ANTI ISRAEL BIAS,” NOW THIS: The Nazi’s sided with Islam against the Jews, like the UN is doing. The scripture says they will accuse you of what they themselves are. End Times Prophecy News Update Carrie Geren Scoggins program and webcast… program now on webcast and YouTube. http://conservativetribune.com/un-israel-acting-like-nazis/

  23. the UN are biased and cowards just like Hamas….. surprise…. surprise…..

  24. “UN HAS NO SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE, NO FREEDOM OF SPEECH, NO JURY BY PEERS,” —-shows UN is the Nazi’s———————–THIS IS AN OLDER VIDEO AND NOT MY NEW PROGRAM “END TIMES PROPHECY NEWS UPDATE, CARRIE GEREN SCOGGINS,” End Times Prophecy News Update Carrie Geren Scoggins program and webcast http://youtu.be/opDtqSLR2AE

  25. I DISCUSS THE UN AT THE END OF THIS VIDEO… End Times Prophecy News Update Carrie Geren Scoggins program and webcast program now on webcast and YouTube

  26. I DISCUSS THE UN AT THE END OF THIS VIDEO… End Times Prophecy News Update Carrie Geren Scoggins program and webcast program now on webcast and YouTube

  27. Some People are blind UN are idiot retard and international media are Biased… go Israel show the truth and never give up. victory for Israel

  28. Some People are blind UN are idiot retard and international media are Biased… go Israel show the truth and never give up. victory for Israel

  29. Some People are blind UN are idiot retard and international media are Biased… go Israel show the truth and never give up. victory for Israel

  30. Israel should do their best against propaganda war, the best and the strongest tool by the enemy to defeat Israel.

  31. Israel should do their best against propaganda war, the best and the strongest tool by the enemy to defeat Israel.

  32. Israel should do their best against propaganda war, the best and the strongest tool by the enemy to defeat Israel.

  33. Thank you for sharing this. It is so unimaginable and yet plain through their actions. They WELCOME death. They beckon it for their children. GEEZZZZZZ

  34. Thank you for sharing this. It is so unimaginable and yet plain through their actions. They WELCOME death. They beckon it for their children. GEEZZZZZZ

  35. Thank you for sharing this. It is so unimaginable and yet plain through their actions. They WELCOME death. They beckon it for their children. GEEZZZZZZ

  36. We believe you IDF

  37. We believe you IDF

  38. We believe you IDF

  39. Jaci Jono says:

    Israel have haw to prov Wat they do

  40. Jaci Jono says:

    IF YOU WAIT ISRAEL GO TO SHOW HO IS RIGHT . BAY THE WAY …HO IS KILLING ALL CHRISTIANS IN THE ARAB WORLD ? YOU ARE A CHRISTIANE ? ITS OK … GO TO HAVE SHARIA LOW FOR EVERYBODY

  41. Who the baldy hell lied about this!?

  42. William Lutz says:

    So there ABC TV. LOUSY LIBERALIST, PROGESSIVES! Report it correctly!

  43. Peggy Nagel says:

    Don’t worry Israel we know the truth, and we will keep informing the world how the media lies the same as Hamas lies. God Bless Israel.

  44. Or the kids on the beach? How about the home for the disabled? How about over 1,000 civilians? The IDF didn’t do that either? All lies!

  45. Your response is sickening.

  46. Mainstream media is biased TOWARD Israel. You have no idea.

  47. Jay Adler says:

    Says the girl with no friends on her profile. Leave troll…

  48. Jay Adler says:

    Go worry about 30,000 kids dead in Syria…but you won’t. You don’t give a sh… about them. You only care about hating Jews… Looked at your posts and not one mention of Syrian kids… Hypocrite!

  49. Jay Adler says:

    Disproportionate military response is not a war crime. Fact.
    Putting civilians in harm by conducting military operations near civilian areas is a war crime. Fact
    Firing rockets with intent to injure civilians is a war crime. Fact.

  50. Jay Adler says:

    Firing off rockets from schools and hospitals makes these locations viable military targets, internationally agreed upon. That is a fact.

  51. Never expect the UN or the liberal press to tell the truth it won’t happen.

  52. Chi e convinto,in mala fede,non lo ammeters Mai!

  53. Chi e convinto,in mala fede,non lo ammeters Mai!

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