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Palestine: Rafah's Remains after “Summer Rains”

The military withdrew from Rafah yesterday, early morning and returned yesterday night and are now present at the airport and the outskirts of Rafah. The destruction that they have left behind since last Thursday, August 3rd, consists of 13 killed, including three children one of which was a three day-old infant. Over 200 dunams of agricultural land that was mostly olive and palm trees are completely destroyed, ISM reports.

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