Yahia Na’im Balata


July 30, 2014: Yahia Na’im Balata, 8, was killed by Israeli shells and missiles that targeted various areas in northern Gaza, including Beit Hanoun and Jabalia, leading to his death along with his parents, brothers and sisters. 41 Palestinians, including 17 children, were injured, in the bombardment that destroyed twenty homes and a mosque. Yahia was from Jabalia refugee camp, in northern Gaza. Source: Mezan Center for Human Rights