May 17, 2021: Ahmad Khalil Hejazi al-Louh, 24, was killed by Israeli missiles that struck a Cafe at Gaza seaside.
The Palestinian Center For Human Rights (PCHR) said Israeli warplanes carried out dozens of airstrikes on various targets across the city. As a result, 4 Palestinians, including a girl, were killed and sixty-four others were wounded, including 11 women and twenty children.
The PCHR added that a dead body of a woman from Abu al-‘Aouf family was retrieved from under the rubble of residential buildings that were bombarded in the Al-Wehda Street massacre.
The airstrikes targeted two commercial and 6 residential buildings and destroyed them. Also, the headquarter of the Ministry of Health, several factories and civilian facilities sustained severe damage.
Also, two dead bodies arrived at al-Shifa Hospital after Israeli warplanes targeted near the Maldives Café at Gaza seaside, raising the number of those killed in this airstrike to four, including two documented in yesterday’s press release.
Those killed were identified as Mohammed Jamal ‘Ali Abu Sam’an, 24, Mohammed Hasan Abu Sam’an, 32, ‘Ali Waleed al-‘Abed Burais, 30, in addition to Ahmad.
death toll since the beginning of the Israeli offensive has risen to 213, including 61 children and thirty-five women, and the number of those wounded has risen to 958, including 291children and 206 women.
According to the daily update by the Palestinian Ministry of Health, the total number of injuries has risen to 1440, including four hundred children and 270 women. Among those injuries, fifty were critical and 340 ranged between serious and moderate.