18 Dec 2023

‘I’m worried that if it’s not the bullets that kill them, it will be the lack of water,’ says Layla Moran MP of civilians trapped in Gaza church

Europe Editor and Presenter

The Liberal Democrat MP Layla Moran says her relatives are among hundreds of civilians trapped in a Catholic Church in Gaza City as Israeli forces operate nearby.

Over the weekend, the Catholic authority in the region claimed that two women were killed by Israeli snipers inside the Holy Family Parish compound. Israel has denied targeting the church.