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2014. Jerusalem.  Israel. Hassan Al-Hilal, 21 years old.  Imad Al-Hilal, father, 49 years old. From Khan Younis.  Incident on July 22, 2014 at 10pm. He was walking in the street going to buy groceries. His father was 50m behind him when a missile hit. He flew 12m. He is a university student studying software engineering. Burns on the right side of the body. Difficulty moving. Loss of feeling in foot. Shrapnel throughout body. Internal cut in eye. Spent 30 hours in ICU. St Josephs French Hospital in East Jerusalem.   The hospital, owned by the Vatican, was treating the patients pro-bono.  42 had arrived since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge.  3 children have had their limbs amputated. Patients arrived after primary medical treatment. Patients received permits and came through following coordination between Israel, Red Cross, and Red Crescent. Permits are temporary and only for the hospital, meaning they cannot leave the hospital premises.

2014. Jerusalem. Israel. Hassan Al-Hilal, 21 years old. Imad Al-Hilal, father, 49 years old. From Khan Younis. Incident on July 22, 2014 at 10pm. He was walking in the street going to buy groceries. His father was 50m behind him when a missile hit. He flew 12m. He is a university student studying software engineering. Burns on the right side of the body. Difficulty moving. Loss of feeling in foot. Shrapnel throughout body. Internal cut in eye. Spent 30 hours in ICU.

St Josephs French Hospital in East Jerusalem. The hospital, owned by the Vatican, was treating the patients pro-bono. 42 had arrived since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge. 3 children have had their limbs amputated. Patients arrived after primary medical treatment. Patients received permits and came through following coordination between Israel, Red Cross, and Red Crescent. Permits are temporary and only for the hospital, meaning they cannot leave the hospital premises.