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Death toll in Gaza Strip from Israeli strikes surpasses 17,400

Tunis, Dec 8 (UNI) The death toll from the Israeli bombing of the Gaza Strip has increased to 17,487 people since October 7, with 46,480 having been injured, Palestinian Health Ministry spokesman Ashraf Qudra said on Friday.
"The number of Gaza Strip residents killed by Israeli strikes since the beginning of the aggression has risen to 17,487, while the number of those wounded has reached 46,480," Qudra said on Telegram.
On October 7, Palestinian movement Hamas launched a large-scale rocket attack against Israel from the Gaza Strip and breached the border. Israel launched retaliatory strikes and ordered a complete blockade of Gaza, cutting off supplies of water, food, and fuel. On October 27, Israel launched a ground incursion into the Gaza Strip with the declared goal of eliminating Hamas fighters and rescuing the hostages.
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