Palestinian death toll rises to 23,120 in Gaza

Gaza, (UNI) The Palestinian death toll from Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip has risen to 23,210 since the outbreak of the Israel-Hamas conflict on Oct. 7, the Gaza-based Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

The ministry announced in a press statement that the Israeli army has killed at least 126 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and injured 241 others in the past 24 hours, adding that the total number of wounded Palestinians has climbed to 59,167 since Oct. 7.

It further stated that ambulances and civil defence teams are unable to access a number of victims who are still under the debris and on the roads.

The Gaza Strip has been under massive Israeli bombardment and siege since October 7, 2023, which came in retaliation for a surprise attack by Hamas on the same day on southern Israel that killed about 1,200 people.

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