Eight days ago, 100,000 people lived here. It was a bustling town with homes, schools, libraries, parks, and theaters.
Israel pulverized it all with a barrage of airstrikes on 21 July 2014. It has been turned into “a ghost town.”
Shujaiyeh, which had about 100,000 Palestinian inhabitants, not refugees, had turned into “a ghost town,” Amira Hass reports: http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/.premium-1.607331