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The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center (ITIC)

The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center (ITIC)

A leading academic institute for counter-terrorism, providing a range of resources and facilitating international cooperation in the global struggle against terrorism.

The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center issued "Examinations of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge":
  • Preliminary, partial examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge and analysis of the ratio between terrorist operatives and non-involved civilians killed in error, July 28, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 2, August 5, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 3, August 19, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 4, August 26, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 5, September 22, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 6, October 5, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 7, December 1, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 8, December 29, 2014
  • Examination of the names of 17 journalists and media personnel whom the Palestinians claim were killed in Operation Protective Edge, February 12, 2014
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 10, February 19, 2015
  • Examination of the names of Palestinians killed in Operation Protective Edge Part 11, July 20, 2015
Results from Part 11 (July 20, 2015): "The findings of our investigation so far based on an examination of approximately 61% of the names of the dead) suggest that fatalities affiliated with terrorist organizations constitute approximately 48.7% of the names that have been identified, and non-involved civilians constitute approximately 51.3%. This ratio may vary in the future, but not significantly, in our assessment. ... To date, 1,314 fatalities in Operation Protective Edge have been examined. Of these, 1,136 names have been identified (around 86.5% of the dead)." The distribution of the 1,314 fatalities examined to date: "A. 553 of those killed were affiliated with terrorist organizations. B. 583 of those killed were non-involved civilians. C. 178 of those killed (approximately 13.5% of all the names that have been examined) are unidentified at this stage. Therefore, it is not possible to determine whether they were affiliated with terrorist organizations or non-involved civilians."