Gaza Paramedics Evacuate Civilians from Frontline

Collection with 23 media items created by adrian

06 Aug 2014 12:19

July 19-20, 2014
Gaza City

Paramedics from the Red Crescent Center in Gaza City brave shell fire and street battles to evacuate civilians trapped in the volatile Shajaya area. Throughout the Operation Protective Edge, paramedics have been killed and injured while on duty. Often, paramedics are the only people willing to risk entering dangerous areas to evacuate stranded civilians. This photo story follows a crew of Gaza City's paramedics over the course of a dangerous night in Gaza.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Emergency rescuers go to sleep at the end of their 12 hour shift at 7am. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Emergency rescuers relax in between outings to the front lilnes. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Ambulance rescuers come back from the front lines. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Emergency rescuers are stuck in the no man's land between Hamas and Israeli troops during heavy clashes and shelling. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: An emergency rescuer falls asleep at the end of his shift at 7am. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: An emergency rescuer smokes a cigarette while the television broadcasts news of Israel's ground invasion. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Civilians are taken to safety by ambulance rescuers. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Civilians are taken to safety by ambulance rescuers. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Emergency rescuers pray before going out on the front lines. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Ambulance rescuers celebrate the Iftar, the breaking of the fast during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Civilians are taken to safety by ambulance rescuers. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Sunrise over the ambulance rescue headquarters in Gaza city. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Emergency rescuers relax in between outings to the front lines. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: An emergency rescuer washes his feet before praying. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation icodenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Emergency rescuers talk amongst each other as another one prays. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Ambulance rescuers start their shift at 7pm and check their equipment and vehicles. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Ambulance rescuers take emergency calls while a colleague prays in the background. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Civilians are taken to safety by ambulance rescuers. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Civilian residents of Gaza rescued during heavy shelling. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Ambulance rescuers celebrate the Iftar, the breaking of the fast during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: Civilians are taken to safety by ambulance rescuers. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 19 JULY 2014: Ambulance rescuers start their shift at 7pm by answering and listing emergency calls. On July 19th they rescued hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.

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By ptombola
19 Jul 2014

GAZA, 20 JULY 2014: A man calls for help while emergency rescuers are on duty on the front lines in an attempt to take to safety hundreds of civilians stuck in Gaza's suburb of Shejaya during heavy clashes and shelling. Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is part of the military operation codenamed Protective Edge. The current conflict was triggered by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenage settlers, followed by the abduction and murder of a young Palestinian boy.