Wednesday, July 29
Latest News
  1. Yemen to merge 'resistance' fighters with army
  2. UN envoy invites Syrians to parallel, thematic talks
  3. Turkey gives formal approval to US to use air base for anti-IS raids
  4. Car bombing near hospital in Yemen capital
  5. Turkey pounds PKK as parliament meets in emergency session
  6. Yemen to merge 'resistance' fighters with army
  7. Study finds promising experimental MERS vaccine
  8. France seeks to warm up Iran ties with Rouhani invite
  9. Iran's Zarif has 'no concern' about nuclear deal
  10. NATO vows solidarity with Turkey over Islamic State
  11. Afghanistan investigating reports of Taliban leader's death
  12. Israel PM approves 300 settler homes in occupied West Bank
  13. Israeli strike on Syrian town kills 5 pro-regime forces
  14. Nuclear deal done, Iran urged to free Washington Post man
  15. Ministry: Bomb blast kills 2 Bahrain police
  16. Army: Turkish warplanes pound Kurdish militants in southeast
  17. Eurotunnel says 2,000 migrants tried to enter premises overnight
  18. Saudi-led air raids, clashes shatter Yemen truce
  19. Ministry: Cairo furniture factory fire kills 19 people
  20. Obama flies out from Addis Ababa, ending regional visit

Medics: Family of 6 dies in Gaza house fire

Jan. 31, 2013 9:30 A.M. (Updated: Feb. 2, 2013 9:47 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Six family members, including four children, died early Thursday in a house fire east of Gaza City, medics said.

Hazem Mahmud Dahier, 32, his wife Samar, 30, and their children, 4-month-old Qamar, Farah, 3, Nabil, 5 and Mahmud, 6, were killed in the fire, medics said.

Civil defense officials retrieved the bodies from the home in the al-Shujaiyeh neighborhood. They said the fire was caused by a candle.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015