• AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 18, 2002 GAZA CITY

    A Palestinian woman swims in the sea with her son while their horse is washed of the dust from the streets.

  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 16, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    Boys wave Palestinian flags from the roof of a mosque during a funeral.

  • AUGUST 17, 2002  BUREIJ REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 17, 2002 BUREIJ REFUGEE CAMP

    Mourners carry a Hamas gunman who was shot by Israeli soldiers as he carried a bomb towards the fence around Gaza.

  • AUGUST 21, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 21, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    Palestinian gunmen lead the funeral procession for 15-year-old Ayman Zerob, who was shot by the Israeli army. In the two years of the uprising, 250 Palestinian children have been killed.

  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 16, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    Ahmed Faras cries at the funeral of his five-year-old brother Ayman, who was shot by Israeli tank fire.

  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 16, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    Mourners carry the body of five-year-old Ayman Faras through the streets during his funeral.

  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 18, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Haneen Ellah, 8, (L) and her sister Ikram, 6, look out of the window of their house at the site where an Israeli plane dropped a one-ton bomb.

  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 18, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Mohsen Ellah, 8, (R) and his brother Abdel Maati, 4, look away when a mental health counselor tries to get them to talk about the night when an Israeli plane dropped a one-ton bomb on the building next door, killing nine children they knew.

  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 16, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    Ayman Faras' mother weeps as she holds her five-year-old son's clothes during his funeral.

  • AUGUST 21, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 21, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Friends of 15-year-old Ayman Zerob hold up a poster at his funeral celebrating him as a martyr, after the boy was shot by the Israeli army.

  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 18, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Nafidah Ellah (back R) holds her head in her hand as her children talk to a mental health counselor. Many of her 16 children have had nightmares in the month since an Israeli F-16 dropped a one-ton bomb on the building next door.

  • AUGUST 21, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 21, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    The brother of 15-year-old Ayman Zerob grieves with other relatives during the funeral.

  • AUGUST 20, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 20, 2002 KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP

    The apartments bordering the Israeli settlement have been reduced to rubble. Israel has taken control of 40% of the land in Gaza, keeping some 20,000 soldiers to protect the 6,000 settlers.

  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 18, 2002 GAZA CITY

    A Palestinian boy dives off a horse into the Mediterranean Sea.

  • AUGUST 16, 2002  RAFAH REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 16, 2002 RAFAH REFUGEE CAMP

    Members of the militant group Hamas parade at a rally dressed as suicide bombers.

  • AUGUST 19, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 19, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Mothers of malnourished children are provided with food at a health center. Around 5,700 Palestinian under-fives in Gaza were reported malnourished in 2001, more than double the previous year.

  • AUGUST 19, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 19, 2002 GAZA CITY

    A mother brings her severely malnourished child into the center for feeding.

  • AUGUST 14, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 14, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Inflatable souvenirs of Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat hang in the PLO flag shop.

  • AUGUST 14, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 14, 2002 GAZA CITY

    Women swim fully clothed, following Islamic laws of modesty.

  • AUGUST 14, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 14, 2002 GAZA CITY

    A Palestinian girl plays with her brothers on the beach.

  • AUGUST 15, 2002  RAFAH REFUGEE CAMP

    AUGUST 15, 2002 RAFAH REFUGEE CAMP

    A boy chooses not to join the chanting at a march in support of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein.

  • AUGUST 15, 2002  RAFAH, EGYPTIAN BORDER

    AUGUST 15, 2002 RAFAH, EGYPTIAN BORDER

    A Palestinian woman waits with her daughter to cross the only Egyptian border in southern Gaza. Israeli authorities only let 200 people through daily, though many more crowd the area in the hot sun hoping for permission.

  • AUGUST 20, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 20, 2002 GAZA CITY

    A Palestinian fisherman secures a net on the side of his boat.

  • AUGUST 20, 2002  GAZA CITY

    AUGUST 20, 2002 GAZA CITY

    A Palestinian boy waits on a boat after lighting lanterns to attract fish.

  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 17, 2002  BUREIJ REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 21, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 16, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 21, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 21, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 20, 2002  KHAN YOUNIS REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 18, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 16, 2002  RAFAH REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 19, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 19, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 14, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 14, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 14, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 15, 2002  RAFAH REFUGEE CAMP
  • AUGUST 15, 2002  RAFAH, EGYPTIAN BORDER
  • AUGUST 20, 2002  GAZA CITY
  • AUGUST 20, 2002  GAZA CITY