On the 12th of July 2006, the suspect along with her
accomplices ordered the aerial bombardment and artillery assault on
residential areas in Lebanon. For 34 days she authorized troops to make
12,000 aerial sorties, to fire 100,000 artillery shells, damaging 350
schools and destroying 15,000 houses in Lebanon.
130,000 homes were partially damaged. The attacks destroyed water sources,
hospitals, power stations and other infrastructure essential to life.
900,000 people were forced to leave their homes and remain without shelter
for many days. Some 1,200 people were killed, and 4,400 were wounded:
approximately 30% of the dead, about 360, were children under the age of 13.
On 27th December 2008, the suspect and her accomplices
ordered an aerial, ground and naval attack on densely populated areas in the
Gaza Strip. The attacks again damaged houses, hospitals, schools and infrastructure,
and killed more than 1,300 people, including
hundreds of children. 20,000 houses were partially destroyed and 50,000 people
were made homeless as a result of the suspects orders.
Attacking innocent people, shooting indiscriminately into
residential areas, causing injuries, destroying essential infrastructure
such as water, electrical plants and hospitals are all prohibited under
International law and are war crimes and crimes against
Description of the suspect: a white woman, 50 years old,
above average height, blonde hair.
Photo courtesy of the Israeli Foreign Office