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An Israeli artillery unit fires shells towards targets in Gaza Strip, at the Israeli Gaza border, Wednesday, May 19, 2021. AP
An Israeli artillery unit fires shells towards targets in Gaza Strip, at the Israeli Gaza border, Wednesday, May 19, 2021. AP
Fire billow from Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip, controlled by the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, on May 10, 2021. - Israel launched deadly air strikes on Gaza in response to a barrage of rockets fired by the Islamist movement Hamas amid spiralling violence sparked by unrest at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque compound. AFP
Fire billow from Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip, controlled by the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas, on May 10, 2021. - Israel launched deadly air strikes on Gaza in response to a barrage of rockets fired by the Islamist movement Hamas amid spiralling violence sparked by unrest at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque compound. AFP
Palestinians burn tires during a demonstration along the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza city on May 8, 2021. AFP
Palestinians burn tires during a demonstration along the Israel-Gaza border, east of Gaza city on May 8, 2021. AFP
 A part of a wheat field goes in flames after Palestinians in Gaza sent incendiary balloons over the border near Nir Am, southern Israel May 9, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS
A part of a wheat field goes in flames after Palestinians in Gaza sent incendiary balloons over the border near Nir Am, southern Israel May 9, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS
Israeli soldiers stand across a fire caused by incendiary balloons launched from the Gaza Strip, in a field near the southern Israeli kibbutz of Nir Am on May 9, 2021. AFP
Israeli soldiers stand across a fire caused by incendiary balloons launched from the Gaza Strip, in a field near the southern Israeli kibbutz of Nir Am on May 9, 2021. AFP
Rockets are fired from Gaza City towards Israel on May 10, 2021. AFP
Rockets are fired from Gaza City towards Israel on May 10, 2021. AFP
 A Palestinian demonstrator hurls rocks with a slingshot next to burning tyres during a protest by the border with Israel, east of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on May 10, 2021. AFP
A Palestinian demonstrator hurls rocks with a slingshot next to burning tyres during a protest by the border with Israel, east of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, on May 10, 2021. AFP
Rockets fired from Gaza fly towards Israel, in Gaza City, 10 May 2021. Sirens went off on 10 May in Jerusalem after rockets were fired from the Gaza strip. According to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), an Israeli civilian in a nearby vehicle was lightly injured and evacuated for treatment. The Gaza Ministry of health announced shortly after the death of about nine people. EPA
Rockets fired from Gaza fly towards Israel, in Gaza City, 10 May 2021. Sirens went off on 10 May in Jerusalem after rockets were fired from the Gaza strip. According to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), an Israeli civilian in a nearby vehicle was lightly injured and evacuated for treatment. The Gaza Ministry of health announced shortly after the death of about nine people. EPA
A wounded boy lies on a stretcher in a hospital following an explosion in the town of Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip, on Monday, May 10, 2021, during a conflict between Hamas and Israel. AP
A wounded boy lies on a stretcher in a hospital following an explosion in the town of Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip, on Monday, May 10, 2021, during a conflict between Hamas and Israel. AP
Israeli police inspect damage to a house hit by a rocker fired from the Gaza Strip, at a kibbutz near the Israel and Gaza border, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
Israeli police inspect damage to a house hit by a rocker fired from the Gaza Strip, at a kibbutz near the Israel and Gaza border, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
 Palestinians stage a protest in solidarity with Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem in the city center of the West Bank city of Hebron, 10 May 2021. EPA
Palestinians stage a protest in solidarity with Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem in the city center of the West Bank city of Hebron, 10 May 2021. EPA
Israeli police inspect damage to a house hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, at a kibbutz near the Israel-Gaza border, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
Israeli police inspect damage to a house hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, at a kibbutz near the Israel-Gaza border, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
A picture taken early on May 11, 2021 shows a damaged building in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon after rockets were fired by the Hamas movement from the Gaza Strip towards Israel overnight amid spiralling violence. AFP
A picture taken early on May 11, 2021 shows a damaged building in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon after rockets were fired by the Hamas movement from the Gaza Strip towards Israel overnight amid spiralling violence. AFP
Palestinian mourners carry the body of 11-year-old Hussain Hamad, who was killed by an explosion during the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas, during his funeral in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
Palestinian mourners carry the body of 11-year-old Hussain Hamad, who was killed by an explosion during the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas, during his funeral in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
Palestinians inspect the rubble of Ice factory and mechanic garages destroyed by Israeli airstrikes, in Gaza City, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
Palestinians inspect the rubble of Ice factory and mechanic garages destroyed by Israeli airstrikes, in Gaza City, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
Israel's Iron Dome aerial defence system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip, controlled by the Palestinian Hamas movement, above the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, on May 11, 2021. AFP
Israel's Iron Dome aerial defence system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip, controlled by the Palestinian Hamas movement, above the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, on May 11, 2021. AFP
 Israel's Iron Dome aerial defence system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip, controlled by the Palestinian Hamas movement, above the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, on May 11, 2021. AFP
Israel's Iron Dome aerial defence system intercepts a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip, controlled by the Palestinian Hamas movement, above the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon, on May 11, 2021. AFP
An Israeli firefighter walks next to cars hit by a missile fired from Gaza Strip, in the southern Israeli town of Ashkelon, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
An Israeli firefighter walks next to cars hit by a missile fired from Gaza Strip, in the southern Israeli town of Ashkelon, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
An Israeli firefighter extinguishes a burning bus after it was hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, at the central Israeli town of Holon, near Tel Aviv, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
An Israeli firefighter extinguishes a burning bus after it was hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, at the central Israeli town of Holon, near Tel Aviv, Tuesday, May 11, 2021. AP
An Israeli artillery unit fires toward targets in Gaza Strip, at the Israeli Gaza border, Wednesday, May 12, 2021. AP
An Israeli artillery unit fires toward targets in Gaza Strip, at the Israeli Gaza border, Wednesday, May 12, 2021. AP
 An air guided bomb can be seen hitting Al-Sharouk tower as it collapses during an Israeli air strike, in Gaza City on May 12, 2021. - An Israeli air strike destroyed a multi-storey building in Gaza City today, AFP reporters said, as the Jewish state continued its heavy bombardment of the Palestinian enclave. AFP
An air guided bomb can be seen hitting Al-Sharouk tower as it collapses during an Israeli air strike, in Gaza City on May 12, 2021. - An Israeli air strike destroyed a multi-storey building in Gaza City today, AFP reporters said, as the Jewish state continued its heavy bombardment of the Palestinian enclave. AFP
 Heavy smoke and fire surround Al-Sharouk tower as it collapses during an Israeli air strike, in Gaza City on May 12, 2021. - An Israeli air strike destroyed a multi-storey building in Gaza City today, AFP reporters said, as the Jewish state continued its heavy bombardment of the Palestinian enclave. AFP
Heavy smoke and fire surround Al-Sharouk tower as it collapses during an Israeli air strike, in Gaza City on May 12, 2021. - An Israeli air strike destroyed a multi-storey building in Gaza City today, AFP reporters said, as the Jewish state continued its heavy bombardment of the Palestinian enclave. AFP
Palestinians inspect a destroyed house of Al-Turk family after an Israeli airstrike on Gaza Strip, 13 May 2021. EPA
Palestinians inspect a destroyed house of Al-Turk family after an Israeli airstrike on Gaza Strip, 13 May 2021. EPA
Choi Won-suk wschoi@koreatimes.co.kr


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