Saturday, 20 January 2018 01:05 GMT
img

7 Palestinians killed, several injured in Israeli air strikes on Gaza

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Seven Palestinians were killed and several others injured Monday in Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip.

Israeli warplanes bombed a house in west Beit Lahia, killing four people and injuring a number of others, medical sources at the Gaza Strip told KUNA.

The sources added that Israeli planes also bombed a civilian car in Al-Sahaba Street, which led to death of three people and injury of three others.

The death toll of Palestinians who have lost their lives since the flare-up of the Israeli hostilities over a month ago climbed to 2,130 in addition to 10,870 wounded. Most of the deaths were civilians.

Meanwhile, the Palestinian National Council's (PNC) political and legal committees affirmed, in a statement, today their full support of President Mahmoud Abbas' decision to join the Rome Statute, in preparation to obtain a membership at the International Criminal Court (ICC).


  Most popular stories  

Day | Week | Month