[ Photo: Wounded child – IHH Humanitarian Relief]
By Saed Bannoura
IMEMC: Medical sources in Gaza have reported that eight more Palestinians have been killed, and dozens injured in ongoing Israeli bombardment in different parts of the Gaza Strip, Tuesday.
Medical sources said a Palestinian teen was killed after the army fired missiles into the Mahatta area, in Gaza.
He has been identified as Ahmad Salah Abu Siedo, 17.
An elderly woman, and her relative, have been killed in the Zeitoun neighborhood in Gaza, after an Israeli missile struck their home.
They have been identified as Fatima Hasan Azzam, 70, and Mariam Hasan Azzam, 50.
Also, a Palestinian woman, identified as Yasmeen Ahmad Abu Mour, 25, and two men, identified as Samer Zuheri Sawafiri, 29, and Mohammad Mousa Abu Fayyad, 36 have also been killed in Rafah.
A Palestinian child, identified as Mona Rami al-Kharwat, 4, was killed after the army bombarded homes in northern Gaza. Her relative Soha Na’im al-Kharwat, 25, (pregnant) was also killed.
The Army bombarded several areas in the Gaza Strip, including dozens of homes in Rafah, in addition to Beit Hanoun and Beit Lahia in the northern part of the Gaza Strip.
Soldiers also fired several missiles into government facilities, private organizations, sports clubs, mosques and infrastructure.
The Ministry of Health in Gaza reported dozens of casualties have been moved to various hospitals, while the remains of slain Palestinians have also been severely mutilated.
It stated that least 604 Palestinians have been killed, and 3,700 have been injured since the latest Israeli aggression started on July 8.
The majority of the casualties are civilians, including children, infants, women and elderly.
Earlier Tuesday, fourteen Palestinians have been killed, and dozens have been injured, earlier Tuesday as the army fired dozens of shells into different areas of the coastal region.