Patrick O. Strickland – Independent Journalist

EI: Pregnant woman under rubble survived deadly Israeli attack on Gaza

The Shujaiya district of Gaza on 20 December (Photo: Mohammed Asad from APA images)

My latest feature at The Electronic Intifada tells the story of the late Muhammad Daher, a Palestinian journalist who died as a result of Israeli attacks on his home in the Shujaiya district of Gaza City.

The 27-year-old financial editor at Al-Resaleh newspaper is survived by his wife and two children, one of whom was born just two months after his death. His wife, Shaima, pregnant at the time, was trapped under the rubble of the home for six hours before being rescued by Palestinian medics.

Click here to read the whole story.

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