[Image By The Ministry Of Health - Gaza]
By Saed Bannoura
IMEMC: The Israeli army continued its bombardment of homes and civilian structures in different parts of the Gaza Strip killing at least 26 Palestinians, including family members and children, and wounding dozens of residents.
The Ministry of Health in Gaza said that one Palestinian died of serious wound suffered in an earlier bombardment on Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.
He died in the Intensive Care Unit of the Nasser Medical Center in Khan Younis. He has been identified as:
1. Ahmad Mohammad Yassin al-Majayda, Khan Younis.
In addition, eight members of the al-Astal family were killed in a family gathering home in Khan Younis, after the army fired a missile into it, while several family members were injured in the attack. The slain Palestinians have been identified as:
2. Ali Mahmoud al-Astal, 23, Khan Younis.
3. Khaled Salim al-Astal, 26, Khan Younis.
4. Mohammad Salim al-Astal, 26, Khan Younis.
5. Ramzi Ibrahim al-Astal, 21, Khan Younis.
6. Odah Ahmad al-Astal, 25, Khan Younis.
7. Ahmad Mahmoud Suleiman al-Astal, 26, Khan Younis.
8. Ahmad Ibrahim Ali al-Astal, Khan Younis.
9. Khalil Ibrahim Ali al-Astal, Khan Younis.
10. Ezzedddin Jabr Mohammad al-Astal, Khan Younis.
11.Mohammad Mahmoud al-Astal, Khan Younis.
In a separate attack in Khan Younis, two Palestinians were killed and at least one was seriously wounded, after the army fire a missile into a home in the city. The slain Palestinians have been identified as:
12. Mohammad Abdul-Sattar al-Abadla, 21, Khan Younis.
13. Fahd Mahmoud Jaber al-Agha, 23, Khan Younis.
In addition, a Palestinian girl was killed after the army bombarded her family home in the al-Boreij refugee camp, in central Gaza. She has been identified as:
14. Asma’ Abu al-Kaas, 16, al-Boreij, Central Gaza.
A man was also killed in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, after the army bombarded his home, east of the city. He has been identified as:
15. Walid Shihda Marzouq Moammar, 51, Rafah.
A wheelchair-bound child was killed in an Israeli bombing of a home in Jaffa Street, in Gaza. She has been identified as:
16. Sojoud Abdul-Hakim Oleyyan, 11, Gaza.
The Ministry of Health also said at least thirteen Palestinians have been killed in an Israeli bombardment of Jabalia, in the northern part of the Gaza Strip, but their remains are yet to be identified, and to be released to the public at a later stage. Dozens of residents, including children, have been injured in the attack.
Also, several Palestinian children have been injured in Israeli bombardments of homes in Gaza City, and were moved to the Shifa Medical Center.
Many Palestinians were also injured in another Israeli Air Strike in Khan Younis, while three Palestinians were injured by an Israeli missile striking their home in Yebna refugee camp, in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, and several Palestinians have been injured in areas in northern Gaza.
Also, dozens of Palestinians have been injured when the army bombarded a mosque in the Shaty’ Refugee camp.
The Ministry of Health says that 191 Palestinians have been killed in two days, since the first day of al-Fitr Muslim Feast, and more than 500 have been injured. Most of them are women, children and elderly.
It added 1242 Palestinians have been killed, at least 7020 have been injured in the ongoing Israeli aggression on Gaza since July 8.
Among the killed are 287 children, 130 women, and 57 elderly. Among the wounded are 2164 children, 1314 women and 282 elderly