Elderly Palestinian woman dies from Gaza war injuries
Published Thursday 04/09/2014 (updated) 05/09/2014 11:01
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian woman from Gaza died in an Egyptian hospital on Thursday from injuries suffered during Israel's assault on the besieged coastal enclave.
Gaza medical sources said Itaf Muhammad Jarour was pronounced dead at the Nasser Medical Institute in Cairo.
Jarour was injured in an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City on July 29, which killed one man and injured several others.
On Wednesday, Nasir Abu Marahil, 40, passed away in a Jerusalem hospital as a result of injuries he sustained in al-Nuseirat refugee camp on July 25.
The death toll in Gaza has risen to 2,153 as Palestinians critically injured in the assault have passed away.