Gaza teen drowns in Deir al-Balah
Published Saturday 14/06/2014 19:04
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A young Palestinian man drowned in the central Gaza Strip on Saturday, an official said.
Ashraf al-Qidra, Gaza's health ministry spokesman, told Ma'an that 16-year-old Hussam Fathi al-Qadi drowned off the coast of Deir al-Balah.
Al-Qadi was a resident of Rafah city, al-Qidra said.
Six people have drowned in Gaza since the beginning of summer, he added.