In pictures: Gaza's Samouni Street

Burnt out home

Helmi's house is one of the few still standing on the street, but the upper floor where he lived is burnt out. He is staying with his brothers downstairs.

He says each family that has lost a house has received $700 in international aid money, and some food and medical assistance has been available.

"But the amount of aid is nothing compared to the losses the people here have suffered," he says.

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