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Source: United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA)
17 August 2014


GAZA SITUATION REPORT 40

17 August 2014/ Issue No. 40

UPDATE AT 16:30


HIGHLIGHTS GENERAL

Past 24 hours: The atmosphere remains calm and the streets of Gaza busy. Many families are gathering extended members to try and have some time together before the current ceasefire ends on Monday.

UNRWA RESPONSE


SUMMARY OF MAJOR INCIDENTS

It is reported that during the reporting period the Israeli Navy opened fire towards Palestinian boats in Northern Gaza and that there was an IDF shooting incident near the security fence with Israel.

UNRWA INSTALLATIONS

Data on damage to UNRWA installations is based on preliminary information and subject to change based on further verification. UNRWA estimates that 108 installations have been damaged since 8 July 2014.

FUNDING NEEDS

More information on the revised flash appeal can be found here.

CROSSINGS



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