2 Palestinians succumb to wounds from Israeli assault on Gaza
Published Friday 29/08/2014 (updated) 31/08/2014 10:27
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Two Palestinians succumbed to wounds on Friday that they sustained during the Israeli war on Gaza, bringing the total Palestinian death toll in the 51-day Israeli assault to 2,155.
Medical sources said Widad Abu Zaid, 64, died of wounds she sustained on July 29 in a strike on her house in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.
She passed away in a hospital in Egypt where she was being treated.
Mohammad Al-Ma'sawabi, 20, died of wounds he sustained last week near the Fairouz Tower in northern Gaza city.
He was critically injured and remained at al-Shifa hospital, where he died on Friday.