Wednesday, October 22, 2014   

Gaza death toll exceeds 2,000: health ministry
(08-18 16:06)

The death toll in the war-torn Gaza Strip rose above 2,000 Monday, the health ministry said as more people injured in over a month of fighting with the Israelis succumbed to their wounds.
According to a ministry statement, a total of 2,016 people were killed and another 10,196 wounded.
Among the dead were 541 children, 250 women and 95 elderly men, it said. --AFP   
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