Casualties of war: Rachel Taylor counts the cost

‘I find this debate deeply frustrating.’

'I lead an organisation which seeks to ensure every person killed in armed conflict is identified, recorded, and acknowledged.' | Photo: by CHUTTERSNAP on Unsplash

Public discussion about the casualties of the violence in Gaza is widespread. A change to the way in which the UN publishes data led to accusations that fatality numbers were being manipulated; but in fact there had been no significant change, just a poorly-communicated switch in how they were presented.

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