Mother, her baby among seven killed in Israeli strikes in Gaza

May 05,2019

Israeli occupation pledges to continue its destructive strikes in Gaza.

Palestinian ministry of health announced the latest toll of casualties in Gaza, stating mother and her baby among the deaths and an old woman among 45 wounded.

The ministry said that identified the dead as 14-month-old baby Saba abu-Arar, her pregnant mother Felesteen abu-Arar, 37, Abdullah abu-Arar, unborn baby, Emad Nasir, 22, Mohammad abu-Gleeg, 25, Mahmoud Issa, 27, and Fawzi Bawadi, 24.

In addition, the ministry said that 45 people were wounded, including an old woman and a three-year-old girl, who sustained moderate wounds.

Spokesman of Israeli Army Avichaiy Adraee said that the Israeli occupation had carried out over 200 strikes in Gaza, stressing that Israel would continue its aggression.

Member of Hamas Political Bureau Musa abu-Marzouq said that Israel “violates the international law by targeting residential buildings and civilian infrastructure, but the Palestinian resistance will continue respecting the international law as it responds to the Israeli crimes and protect its people.”

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