8-year-old Thaer and his family were sheltering in an UNRWA school when Israeli forces bombed the school.

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  • 61 Children in administrative detention Last updated March 2024
  • 49 Child live ammo fatalities in 2024 Last updated July 2024
  • 194 Child "security" detainees Last updated March 2024*
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(*) This figure reflects the latest data released by the Israel Prison Service.

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