Palestinian civilians and medical crew carrying the body of Hossam Al Hums after his injury in Rafah, south of Gaza Strip


A Palestinian died of his wounds sustained during the eight-day war on Gaza, raising the death toll to 177, as confirmed by medical sources at Abu Yousef Al Najjar hospital in Rafah.

Hossam Al Hams from was receiving medical treatment at a hospital in Egypt after his critical injury.

In other incident, the Israeli army arrested five fishermen, and confiscated their fishing boat.

A total number of 9 Palestinian civilians were injured on Thursday by Israeli gunfire in several places across the Gaza Strip.

Israeli occupation forces arrested Palestinian farmer, Sameh Hassanien, 29 year old from his farmland, East of Gaza City.