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Israeli airstrike kills 3, injures dozens across Gaza

Aug. 24, 2014 11:58 A.M. (Updated: Aug. 24, 2014 12:34 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Three Palestinians were killed and dozens others were injured around noon as airstrikes continued to pound Gaza after two were killed overnight.

An Israeli airstrike killed a teenage boy and a baby girl and injured five others in Sheikh Radwan neighborhood in Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip.

Spokesman for the Palestinian Ministry of Health Ashraf al-Qidra confirmed that the bodies of 2-year-old Zeina Bilal Abu Taqiyya and 17-year-old Muhammad Wael al-Khudari were taken to al-Shifa hospital.

At least one man was killed and 10 injured after an airstrike hit the home of the Tallini family in Deir al-Balah in the central Gaza Strip around noon.

Medical sources said more bodies are believed to be buried under the wreckage of the house and rescue teams are still working in the area.

Separately, an Israeli airstrike hit home of Nabhan family in the northern Gaza Strip injuring four.
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