500 health workers killed in Gaza Strip

The Palestinian Health Ministry announced that 500 health workers were killed since the start of Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip on 7 October.

The ministry pointed out that 138 nurses were also murdered during the attacks, calling on the international community to “protect medical personnel and health institutions in Gaza.”

The health ministry also said that the Israeli occupation army committed eight massacres in different areas of the Gaza Strip during the past 24 hours, killing at least 63 civilians and injuring over 114 others, while a large number of victims are still under the rubble of bombed buildings or lying on roads.

The health ministry added that the death toll from the ongoing Israeli bombardments and shooting attacks, which started on October 7, climbed to 35,034 martyrs and the number of the wounded surged to 78,755 people.

(Source: PIC)