Gaza toll climbs to 130

Last Updated: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 23:10 hrs

Gaza, Nov 21 (IANS) The Hamas−run ministry of health has said the toll in the ongoing Israeli aerial operation on the coastal enclave of Gaza Strip has risen to 130. More than 1,000 other people have been wounded.

Eight Palestinians were killed and several injured Tuesday in the ongoing intensive Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, medical sources and witnesses told Xinhua.

Israeli Radio said five Israelis −− a soldier, a woman and three men −− were killed.

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