The impact on both sides of the Israel-Hamas conflict

The human impact of the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas is outlined in images of the people on the ground amid ongoing exchanges of rocket-fire.

Palestinians collect their belongings from the rubble in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip.
Palestinians collect their belongings from the rubble in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip. Credit: Reuters
An Iron Dome launcher fires an interceptor rocket in the Israeli city of Ashdod.
An Iron Dome launcher fires an interceptor rocket in the Israeli city of Ashdod. Credit: Reuters
Two Israeli beach-dwellers watch an Iron Dome rocket intercepting a rocket launched from Gaza.
Two Israeli beach-dwellers watch an Iron Dome rocket intercepting a rocket launched from Gaza. Credit: Reuters
Palestinian relatives mourn during a funeral in the town of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip.
Palestinian relatives mourn during a funeral in the town of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip. Credit: Reuters
Smoke is seen following what police said was an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip today.
Smoke is seen following what police said was an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip today. Credit: Reuters
Guests at a wedding in Holon, central Israel, flee as rockets are fired at the venue.
Guests at a wedding in Holon, central Israel, flee as rockets are fired at the venue. Credit: APTN
Palestinians stand next to a destroyed house following an Israeli air strike in central Gaza Strip today.
Palestinians stand next to a destroyed house following an Israeli air strike in central Gaza Strip today. Credit: Reuters
A girl leaves a bomb shelter after a siren warning of incoming rockets was sounded in the southern city of Ashkelon, Israel, today.
A girl leaves a bomb shelter after a siren warning of incoming rockets was sounded in the southern city of Ashkelon, Israel, today. Credit: Reuters