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28th Aug 2016

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Gaza child injury toll nears 2,000

Almost 2,000 Palestinian children in Gaza have been injured since the start of the Israeli offensive, according to figures published on Sunday by the UN Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs. 999 Palestinians have died, including at least 760 civilians, of whom 226 are children and 117 are women.

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