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 The day after the ceasefire is announced, internally displaced Gazans quickly move out of UN schools which has been used as a temporary shelter in the intense 50 days of war between the Israel/Gaza. Fakhoora UN School, Gaza.

The day after the ceasefire is announced, internally displaced Gazans quickly move out of UN schools which has been used as a temporary shelter in the intense 50 days of war between the Israel/Gaza. Fakhoora UN School, Gaza.

 A couple looks into each room of their house to access the damage done. Leaflets were dropped by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) throughout their neighborhood instructing the community to evacuate due to heavy bombardment. This is the first time the couple has returned home in over thirty days. Beit Hanoun, Gaza.

A couple looks into each room of their house to access the damage done. Leaflets were dropped by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) throughout their neighborhood instructing the community to evacuate due to heavy bombardment. This is the first time the couple has returned home in over thirty days. Beit Hanoun, Gaza.

 Inspecting the extent of the damage to his home, residence of Gaza City has now relocated his family to the house of a distant relative. The damage is to sever to repair the house as it stands. The family will have to knock down the remaining structure to start again. Gaza City, Gaza.

Inspecting the extent of the damage to his home, residence of Gaza City has now relocated his family to the house of a distant relative. The damage is to sever to repair the house as it stands. The family will have to knock down the remaining structure to start again. Gaza City, Gaza.

 Bystanders watch as heavy machinery searches through the remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building evacuated after receiving warnings of impending strike.

Bystanders watch as heavy machinery searches through the remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building evacuated after receiving warnings of impending strike.

 Families hang their washing from Fakhoora UN School, one of the UN school which has become a temporary shelter for the some 65,700 internally displaced people that have fled their homes.

Families hang their washing from Fakhoora UN School, one of the UN school which has become a temporary shelter for the some 65,700 internally displaced people that have fled their homes.

 Besan receives treatment for her physical wounds at Doctors Without Borders. Besan lost both of her parents in the attack that left her trapped under the rubble of her own house for six hours before rescue teams were able to locate her. She now lives with her older sister and sister’s husband in another part of Gaza City.

Besan receives treatment for her physical wounds at Doctors Without Borders. Besan lost both of her parents in the attack that left her trapped under the rubble of her own house for six hours before rescue teams were able to locate her. She now lives with her older sister and sister’s husband in another part of Gaza City.

 A cart is loaded with an entire family and a few supplies as they make their way back from Fakhoora UN School to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. Being one of the neighborhood closest to the Israeli border, Beit Hanoun was hit with heavy fighting on both sides. The neighborhood was evacuated due to the heavy artillery.

A cart is loaded with an entire family and a few supplies as they make their way back from Fakhoora UN School to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. Being one of the neighborhood closest to the Israeli border, Beit Hanoun was hit with heavy fighting on both sides. The neighborhood was evacuated due to the heavy artillery.

 Hamas supporters wave flags during a demonstration in Gaza City in the day after the ceasefire was announced. Both Israeli and Hamas governments proclaimed themselves victors of the bloody 50-day war.

Hamas supporters wave flags during a demonstration in Gaza City in the day after the ceasefire was announced. Both Israeli and Hamas governments proclaimed themselves victors of the bloody 50-day war.

 A child sleeps on the floor of a UN school, which has become his temporary home. An estimated 65,700 people have been displaced and are staying in shelters like these according to the UNRWA.

A child sleeps on the floor of a UN school, which has become his temporary home. An estimated 65,700 people have been displaced and are staying in shelters like these according to the UNRWA.

 A quieter, more subdued Besan plays with a balloon in her new bedroom at her older sister’s house. Gaza City, Gaza.

A quieter, more subdued Besan plays with a balloon in her new bedroom at her older sister’s house. Gaza City, Gaza.

 Young men take to the streets of Gaza City in cars with banners as a ceasefire is announced after 50 days of war between Hamas and Israel.

Young men take to the streets of Gaza City in cars with banners as a ceasefire is announced after 50 days of war between Hamas and Israel.

 A child holding a toy AK-74 is hoisted up on his fathers shoulders as thousands descend onto the streets in Gaza to celebrate the announcement of a ceasefire and an end to the violent 50 day war.

A child holding a toy AK-74 is hoisted up on his fathers shoulders as thousands descend onto the streets in Gaza to celebrate the announcement of a ceasefire and an end to the violent 50 day war.

 A family in Beit Hanoun comes back to a nearly demolished house. Although the house is standing, many of the rooms are missing walls protecting the family from the outside conditions.

A family in Beit Hanoun comes back to a nearly demolished house. Although the house is standing, many of the rooms are missing walls protecting the family from the outside conditions.

 With a permanent ceasefire announced the evening before, all over the Gaza Strip, families are heading out of shelters and going back to see what is left of their homes.

With a permanent ceasefire announced the evening before, all over the Gaza Strip, families are heading out of shelters and going back to see what is left of their homes.

 A young girl climbs over the rubble that fills what once was her and her siblings bedroom. Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip.

A young girl climbs over the rubble that fills what once was her and her siblings bedroom. Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip.

 A family loads onto a motor cart as they begin to leave Fakhoora UN school where they have been sheltering from the heavy bombardment as the war raged throughout Gaza and Israel. Gaza City.

A family loads onto a motor cart as they begin to leave Fakhoora UN school where they have been sheltering from the heavy bombardment as the war raged throughout Gaza and Israel. Gaza City.

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 Shayma sleeps in the same room as her father and step-mother. At night she displays common symptoms of trauma: clinging to parents, nightmares, and wetting of the bed. She doesn’t like to be left alone. Shayma lost her mother in the 50 day Israel/Hamas war.

Shayma sleeps in the same room as her father and step-mother. At night she displays common symptoms of trauma: clinging to parents, nightmares, and wetting of the bed. She doesn’t like to be left alone. Shayma lost her mother in the 50 day Israel/Hamas war.

 Volunteer nurses visit children at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

Volunteer nurses visit children at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

 A child walks by damage done to the UN shelter that once was his school. Beit Hanoun.

A child walks by damage done to the UN shelter that once was his school. Beit Hanoun.

 "This is a gift from God. We stood here and fought and this is our trophy," proclaims Moatz, 17, student in Gaza City on news of a permanent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas after 50 days of war.

"This is a gift from God. We stood here and fought and this is our trophy," proclaims Moatz, 17, student in Gaza City on news of a permanent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas after 50 days of war.

 Family and community members from a refugee camp in Gaza put up a sign in homage to the family that was killed during the Operation Protective Edge.

Family and community members from a refugee camp in Gaza put up a sign in homage to the family that was killed during the Operation Protective Edge.

 A young girl receives medical treatment for the wounds she acquired during Operation Protective Edge in Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

A young girl receives medical treatment for the wounds she acquired during Operation Protective Edge in Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

 The remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building successfully evacuated after receiving warnings from the IDF of impending strike.

The remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building successfully evacuated after receiving warnings from the IDF of impending strike.

 Children who are internally displaced because of the intense 50 day war between Israel and Hamas play games during the day at Fakhoora UN School - their temporary shelter.

Children who are internally displaced because of the intense 50 day war between Israel and Hamas play games during the day at Fakhoora UN School - their temporary shelter.

 Children make kites as a form of distraction at a UN shelter as the war between Israel and Hamas continues in Gaza.

Children make kites as a form of distraction at a UN shelter as the war between Israel and Hamas continues in Gaza.

 A burnt out car is left abandoned on the street of Gaza City.

A burnt out car is left abandoned on the street of Gaza City.

 Heavy machinery sweeps through the rubble of Al-Basha Tower, a 15-storey residential building, just days after the building was hit by Israeli air strikes.

Heavy machinery sweeps through the rubble of Al-Basha Tower, a 15-storey residential building, just days after the building was hit by Israeli air strikes.

 A family begins cleaning and repairing their home after being allowed to come back to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. The neighborhood is one of the closet neighborhoods to the Israeli border and was hit very hard during the war.

A family begins cleaning and repairing their home after being allowed to come back to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. The neighborhood is one of the closet neighborhoods to the Israeli border and was hit very hard during the war.

 Concealing their identity, Hamas militants receive cheers and praise from the thousand or so citizens that have come for the Hamas victory demonstration in Gaza City.

Concealing their identity, Hamas militants receive cheers and praise from the thousand or so citizens that have come for the Hamas victory demonstration in Gaza City.

 A child draped in a Hamas flag holds up one finger as a sign of victory. He and thousands of Gazans come together to rally around Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah in a victory demonstration in Gaza City.

A child draped in a Hamas flag holds up one finger as a sign of victory. He and thousands of Gazans come together to rally around Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah in a victory demonstration in Gaza City.

 Photographers crowd Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah, in his first public appearance since the war began in Gaza City.

Photographers crowd Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah, in his first public appearance since the war began in Gaza City.

 Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war as a child looks on in Gaza City.

Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war as a child looks on in Gaza City.

 Thousands of people crowd the central square in Gaza City as Hamas declares the Israeli/Gaza war a victory. Both sides of the war took to the airwaves to declare themselves victors of the violent 50 day war.

Thousands of people crowd the central square in Gaza City as Hamas declares the Israeli/Gaza war a victory. Both sides of the war took to the airwaves to declare themselves victors of the violent 50 day war.

 Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war in Gaza City.

Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war in Gaza City.

 A photograph of Yasser Arafat hangs in an empty restaurant in Gaza City.

A photograph of Yasser Arafat hangs in an empty restaurant in Gaza City.

The day after the ceasefire is announced, internally displaced Gazans quickly move out of UN schools which has been used as a temporary shelter in the intense 50 days of war between the Israel/Gaza. Fakhoora UN School, Gaza.

A couple looks into each room of their house to access the damage done. Leaflets were dropped by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) throughout their neighborhood instructing the community to evacuate due to heavy bombardment. This is the first time the couple has returned home in over thirty days. Beit Hanoun, Gaza.

Inspecting the extent of the damage to his home, residence of Gaza City has now relocated his family to the house of a distant relative. The damage is to sever to repair the house as it stands. The family will have to knock down the remaining structure to start again. Gaza City, Gaza.

Bystanders watch as heavy machinery searches through the remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building evacuated after receiving warnings of impending strike.

Families hang their washing from Fakhoora UN School, one of the UN school which has become a temporary shelter for the some 65,700 internally displaced people that have fled their homes.

Besan receives treatment for her physical wounds at Doctors Without Borders. Besan lost both of her parents in the attack that left her trapped under the rubble of her own house for six hours before rescue teams were able to locate her. She now lives with her older sister and sister’s husband in another part of Gaza City.

A cart is loaded with an entire family and a few supplies as they make their way back from Fakhoora UN School to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. Being one of the neighborhood closest to the Israeli border, Beit Hanoun was hit with heavy fighting on both sides. The neighborhood was evacuated due to the heavy artillery.

Hamas supporters wave flags during a demonstration in Gaza City in the day after the ceasefire was announced. Both Israeli and Hamas governments proclaimed themselves victors of the bloody 50-day war.

A child sleeps on the floor of a UN school, which has become his temporary home. An estimated 65,700 people have been displaced and are staying in shelters like these according to the UNRWA.

A quieter, more subdued Besan plays with a balloon in her new bedroom at her older sister’s house. Gaza City, Gaza.

Young men take to the streets of Gaza City in cars with banners as a ceasefire is announced after 50 days of war between Hamas and Israel.

A child holding a toy AK-74 is hoisted up on his fathers shoulders as thousands descend onto the streets in Gaza to celebrate the announcement of a ceasefire and an end to the violent 50 day war.

A family in Beit Hanoun comes back to a nearly demolished house. Although the house is standing, many of the rooms are missing walls protecting the family from the outside conditions.

With a permanent ceasefire announced the evening before, all over the Gaza Strip, families are heading out of shelters and going back to see what is left of their homes.

A young girl climbs over the rubble that fills what once was her and her siblings bedroom. Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip.

A family loads onto a motor cart as they begin to leave Fakhoora UN school where they have been sheltering from the heavy bombardment as the war raged throughout Gaza and Israel. Gaza City.

Shayma sleeps in the same room as her father and step-mother. At night she displays common symptoms of trauma: clinging to parents, nightmares, and wetting of the bed. She doesn’t like to be left alone. Shayma lost her mother in the 50 day Israel/Hamas war.

Volunteer nurses visit children at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

A child walks by damage done to the UN shelter that once was his school. Beit Hanoun.

"This is a gift from God. We stood here and fought and this is our trophy," proclaims Moatz, 17, student in Gaza City on news of a permanent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas after 50 days of war.

Family and community members from a refugee camp in Gaza put up a sign in homage to the family that was killed during the Operation Protective Edge.

A young girl receives medical treatment for the wounds she acquired during Operation Protective Edge in Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.

The remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building successfully evacuated after receiving warnings from the IDF of impending strike.

Children who are internally displaced because of the intense 50 day war between Israel and Hamas play games during the day at Fakhoora UN School - their temporary shelter.

Children make kites as a form of distraction at a UN shelter as the war between Israel and Hamas continues in Gaza.

A burnt out car is left abandoned on the street of Gaza City.

Heavy machinery sweeps through the rubble of Al-Basha Tower, a 15-storey residential building, just days after the building was hit by Israeli air strikes.

A family begins cleaning and repairing their home after being allowed to come back to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. The neighborhood is one of the closet neighborhoods to the Israeli border and was hit very hard during the war.

Concealing their identity, Hamas militants receive cheers and praise from the thousand or so citizens that have come for the Hamas victory demonstration in Gaza City.

A child draped in a Hamas flag holds up one finger as a sign of victory. He and thousands of Gazans come together to rally around Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah in a victory demonstration in Gaza City.

Photographers crowd Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah, in his first public appearance since the war began in Gaza City.

Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war as a child looks on in Gaza City.

Thousands of people crowd the central square in Gaza City as Hamas declares the Israeli/Gaza war a victory. Both sides of the war took to the airwaves to declare themselves victors of the violent 50 day war.

Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war in Gaza City.

A photograph of Yasser Arafat hangs in an empty restaurant in Gaza City.

 The day after the ceasefire is announced, internally displaced Gazans quickly move out of UN schools which has been used as a temporary shelter in the intense 50 days of war between the Israel/Gaza. Fakhoora UN School, Gaza.
 A couple looks into each room of their house to access the damage done. Leaflets were dropped by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) throughout their neighborhood instructing the community to evacuate due to heavy bombardment. This is the first time the couple has returned home in over thirty days. Beit Hanoun, Gaza.
 Inspecting the extent of the damage to his home, residence of Gaza City has now relocated his family to the house of a distant relative. The damage is to sever to repair the house as it stands. The family will have to knock down the remaining structure to start again. Gaza City, Gaza.
 Bystanders watch as heavy machinery searches through the remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building evacuated after receiving warnings of impending strike.
 Families hang their washing from Fakhoora UN School, one of the UN school which has become a temporary shelter for the some 65,700 internally displaced people that have fled their homes.
 Besan receives treatment for her physical wounds at Doctors Without Borders. Besan lost both of her parents in the attack that left her trapped under the rubble of her own house for six hours before rescue teams were able to locate her. She now lives with her older sister and sister’s husband in another part of Gaza City.
 A cart is loaded with an entire family and a few supplies as they make their way back from Fakhoora UN School to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. Being one of the neighborhood closest to the Israeli border, Beit Hanoun was hit with heavy fighting on both sides. The neighborhood was evacuated due to the heavy artillery.
 Hamas supporters wave flags during a demonstration in Gaza City in the day after the ceasefire was announced. Both Israeli and Hamas governments proclaimed themselves victors of the bloody 50-day war.
 A child sleeps on the floor of a UN school, which has become his temporary home. An estimated 65,700 people have been displaced and are staying in shelters like these according to the UNRWA.
 A quieter, more subdued Besan plays with a balloon in her new bedroom at her older sister’s house. Gaza City, Gaza.
 Young men take to the streets of Gaza City in cars with banners as a ceasefire is announced after 50 days of war between Hamas and Israel.
 A child holding a toy AK-74 is hoisted up on his fathers shoulders as thousands descend onto the streets in Gaza to celebrate the announcement of a ceasefire and an end to the violent 50 day war.
 A family in Beit Hanoun comes back to a nearly demolished house. Although the house is standing, many of the rooms are missing walls protecting the family from the outside conditions.
 With a permanent ceasefire announced the evening before, all over the Gaza Strip, families are heading out of shelters and going back to see what is left of their homes.
 A young girl climbs over the rubble that fills what once was her and her siblings bedroom. Beit Hanoun, Gaza Strip.
 A family loads onto a motor cart as they begin to leave Fakhoora UN school where they have been sheltering from the heavy bombardment as the war raged throughout Gaza and Israel. Gaza City.
Gaza-reworked_17.jpg
 Shayma sleeps in the same room as her father and step-mother. At night she displays common symptoms of trauma: clinging to parents, nightmares, and wetting of the bed. She doesn’t like to be left alone. Shayma lost her mother in the 50 day Israel/Hamas war.
 Volunteer nurses visit children at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.
 A child walks by damage done to the UN shelter that once was his school. Beit Hanoun.
 "This is a gift from God. We stood here and fought and this is our trophy," proclaims Moatz, 17, student in Gaza City on news of a permanent ceasefire between Israel and Hamas after 50 days of war.
 Family and community members from a refugee camp in Gaza put up a sign in homage to the family that was killed during the Operation Protective Edge.
 A young girl receives medical treatment for the wounds she acquired during Operation Protective Edge in Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.
 The remains of Al-Basha tower in the center of Gaza City after it collapsed following an airstrike by Israel fighter planes. Residence of the 15 story residential building successfully evacuated after receiving warnings from the IDF of impending strike.
 Children who are internally displaced because of the intense 50 day war between Israel and Hamas play games during the day at Fakhoora UN School - their temporary shelter.
 Children make kites as a form of distraction at a UN shelter as the war between Israel and Hamas continues in Gaza.
 A burnt out car is left abandoned on the street of Gaza City.
 Heavy machinery sweeps through the rubble of Al-Basha Tower, a 15-storey residential building, just days after the building was hit by Israeli air strikes.
 A family begins cleaning and repairing their home after being allowed to come back to their neighborhood of Beit Hanoun. The neighborhood is one of the closet neighborhoods to the Israeli border and was hit very hard during the war.
 Concealing their identity, Hamas militants receive cheers and praise from the thousand or so citizens that have come for the Hamas victory demonstration in Gaza City.
 A child draped in a Hamas flag holds up one finger as a sign of victory. He and thousands of Gazans come together to rally around Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah in a victory demonstration in Gaza City.
 Photographers crowd Senior Hamas leader Ismail Haniyah, in his first public appearance since the war began in Gaza City.
 Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war as a child looks on in Gaza City.
 Thousands of people crowd the central square in Gaza City as Hamas declares the Israeli/Gaza war a victory. Both sides of the war took to the airwaves to declare themselves victors of the violent 50 day war.
 Hamas militants face a cheering crowd to celebrate the end of the Israeli/Gaza bloody war in Gaza City.
 A photograph of Yasser Arafat hangs in an empty restaurant in Gaza City.