|The WCLAC Bulletin - August 2014|
In this issue: 50 days of conflict in Gaza come to an end – WCLAC summary; testimony from mother who lost her son; eye-witness account from theatre nurse working in Gaza; Legislative Council member served with deportation order by Israeli military; impact of occupation on Palestinian women features in prominent psychoanalytic journal; ICC prosecutor explains why it is up to the PA to activate the Court's jurisdiction.
|The war in Gaza (2014) – summary|
On 26 August an open-ended ceasefire came into effect bringing an end to the latest fighting in and around Gaza. During the previous 50 days of armed conflict 2,104 Palestinians were killed, including 253 women
|Women's Voices: Jamileh J. - The war in Gaza|
On 20 July 2014, a woman and her family are forced to flee their home in the Ash Shuja’iyeh neighbourhood due to an intensive Israeli bombardment. Once outside, her husband and daughter were killed as they approached a nearby ambulance that was struck by a missile.