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Death toll of Sunday's incursion in Rafah rises to five as Palestinian man dies of his wounds today

Feb. 18, 2008 12:15 P.M. (Updated: Feb. 18, 2008 12:15 P.M.)
Gaza - Ma'an - A 42-year-old Palestinian civilian named Awni Abu Taha on Monday succumbed to his wounds which he sustained on Sunday during Israeli incursion in the Shuka area in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.

Muawiya Hassanain, the director of ambulance and emergency services in the Palestinian Health Ministry said the man was found after the Israeli forces withdrew, adding and that Abu Taha had been shot in the head.

He was evacuated to the Gaza European Hospital where he died his on Monday. This brings Sunday's death toll to five after four activists affiliated with Hamas' armed wing, the Al-Qassam Brigades and the Popular Resistance Committees' armed wing the An-Nasser Salah Addin Brigades were pronounced dead on Sunday.

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