Al Jazeera condemns Israeli assault on Jabalia refugee camp that killed relations of broadcast engineer Mohamed Abu Al-Qumsan.
Mohamed Abu Al-Qumsan, a broadcast engineer with Al Jazeera’s bureau in Gaza, has misplaced 19 relations, together with his father and two sisters, in Israeli air raids on the Jabalia refugee camp.
In an announcement on Tuesday, Al Jazeera denounced what it known as a “bloodbath” and an “unforgivable act” by Israeli forces.
“Al Jazeera vehemently condemns the heinous and indiscriminate Israeli bombing that has resulted within the killing of 19 relations of our devoted SNG engineer, Mohamed Abu Al-Qumsan,” the assertion reads.
“This unforgivable act, throughout the Jabalia bloodbath, claimed the lives of Mohamed’s father, two sisters, eight nephews and nieces, his brother, his brother’s spouse, and their 4 kids, his sister-in-law, and one uncle.”
The tragedy has come amid relentless Israeli bombardment of the besieged Gaza Strip, the place greater than 2.3 million Palestinians have few choices for protected haven.
The Israeli assault on the Jabalia refugee camp, a tightly packed neighbourhood in northern Gaza, killed greater than 50 individuals, in response to Palestinian authorities.
Footage displaying the scene of the assault confirmed rescue staff and volunteers utilizing their naked fingers to dig by means of the rubble to attempt to attain these trapped beneath collapsed buildings.
The assault got here days after Al Jazeera Arabic Gaza correspondent Wael Dahdouh’s wife, son, daughter and grandson have been killed in an Israeli air raid.
“What occurred is obvious. This can be a sequence of focused assaults on kids, girls and civilians,” Dahdouh mentioned after seeing the our bodies of his relations in a morgue.
Earlier this week, the household of Al Jazeera correspondent Youmna ElSayed received a phone call from an individual who said that they have been with the Israeli army and warned them to depart their residence and transfer south.
Palestinian authorities have mentioned that at the least 8,525 individuals, together with greater than 3,500 kids, have been killed in Gaza since combating started on October 7. The Committee to Shield Journalists has mentioned that at the least 31 reporters have been killed in that point, 26 of them Palestinian.
“We urge the worldwide neighborhood to handle this grave injustice with utmost urgency to justice served for the households of Mohamed Abu Al-Qumsan and numerous different harmless Gazan civilians who misplaced their family members,” Al Jazeera’s assertion reads.