Had this happened in the United States it would be as if an occupying army had killed about 50,000 children in addition to all the other deaths, imprisonments, land-grabs, and torturing.
855 Palestinian children killed by Israel during uprising
Also Tuesday, the Palestinian Health Minister Dr. Zuhni Al-Wahidi appealed to the international community to protect the Palestinian children from Israeli attacks.
Dr. Al-Wahidi said that at least 855 children were killed at the hands of Israeli forces during the Palestinian intifada or uprising, and that 23 other sick kids died due to Israel's movement restrictions in the occupied terretories.
He also said that even unborn babies are affected by Israelís aggression, explaining that 38 unborn babies died at Israeli military checkpoints.
The minister appealed to the UN, WHO, UNICEF, general commissioner for human rights and all international humanitarian groups to intervene and help the Palestinian children.