Whilst it is unsavory to compare casualty statistics in conflicts, it is worth noticing what has been happening in Syria around the period of Israel’s Pillar of Defence operation in Gaza.
China Daily reports on the toll in Gaza.
A hospital in Aleppo was bombed by Syrian Government forces.
A Syrian cluster bomb kills children in a playground in a Damascus suburb.
The Syrian Network For Human Rights documents civilian casualties on a daily basis.
This cartoon by Moshik Gulst is a reflection on the practice of “recycling” photos from other conflicts to generate sympathy.