Aug 09 2018
Pregnant mother, her daughter and 30-year-old man were killed in heavy Israeli airstrikes on Gaza Strip during Wednesday-Thursday night, medical sources said. Several wounded.
Spokesman of the Palestinian Ministry of Health Ashraf al-Qidra said that the Palestinian mother Inas Khammash, 23, her daughter Bayan Khammash, 1.5, were killed in an Israeli airstrike on Al-Jaafarawi area in Deir al-Balah, in the middle of the Gaza Strip.
Al-Qidra also said that Mohammed Khammash, Inas’s husband, was wounded in the same airstrike, noting he is suffering moderate injuries.
Earlier to these killings, the Palestinian medical sources announced that the Palestinian man Ali al-Ghandour, 30, was killed in an airstrike on the city of Jabalia, north of the Gaza Strip.
Meanwhile, Al-Qidra announced that 12 other Palestinians were wounded. He said that three of them are suffering moderate and serious wounds.
The Israeli occupation air forces have been carrying out heavy airstrikes against different areas across the Gaza Strip. This came only two days after murdering two Palestinian resistance men, claiming they were targeted by mistake.
It is worth noting that the Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman pledged to continue targeting the Gaza Strip relentlessly.
According to the Israeli media, the Israeli occupation has carried out 140 airstrikes on Gaza tonight.
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