Israel damages Gaza kindergarten in airstrike the night of June 3, 2012 This story is reported by ReliefWeb, from misna.org The kindergarten was only opened a few months ago, and was funded by the Italian government. We are very surprised by what happened because the kindergarten was announced in Israel, in short, they know were there, we opened the facility on March 19″: thus said to MISNA the President of the NGO Wind of the Earth, Massimo Annibale Rossi, which together with the Italian Cooperation and the Italian episcopal Conference (CEI), has funded and built the Umm al-Nasser kindergarten, damaged in an Israeli air raid last Saturday night. The Children of Earth the first childrens center in Gaza, which derives all its energy from solar panels regularly hosts approximately 130 children between the ages of three and six, as well as organizing activities for the women of the Bedouin community next village, explained Massimo Annibale Rossi. In an area with unemployment rates of 80%, with 9 out of 10 children suffering from intestinal parasites and the living conditions of a Sub-Saharan African country, despite being located just 30 kilometers from Tel Aviv insists Rossi you cannot target a rare oasis of fun and normalcy for children born and raised during a conflict and under embargo. According to the leaders of the structure, the damage caused by the raid, however, will not prevent the resumption of normal activities of kindergarten.