02 Dec 2023, 13:09

Hamas government says Gaza toll rises to 240

GAZA STRIP, Palestinian Territories, Dec 2, 2023 (BSS/AFP) - The Hamas government in the Gaza Strip said Saturday that 240 people had been killed in the Palestinian territory since a pause in the fighting expired on Friday.

Another 650 people had been injured in "hundreds of air strikes, artillery and navy bombardments, everywhere in the Gaza Strip", it said in a statement, adding that Israeli forces had "particularly targeted Khan Yunis, where dozens of houses were destroyed with their inhabitants inside".