Nour Abu Asi

August 01, 2014: Nour Mohammed Abu Asi, 45 days, was killed by Israeli soldiers who fired two missiles at next door house owned by Zo’rob family, in the al-Saudi neighborhood in Rafah, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip. In total, the Israeli missiles led to the death of sixteen Palestinians, including four women and ten children.

The Israeli missiles killed the house’s owner, Ra’fat Odeh Zo’rob, 51, who was also killed along with his wife, Sana’, 41, and their children, Amir, 15, ‘Udai, 13, Shahed, 10, and Khaled, 9.

Besides Ra’fat, his wife and their children, the Palestinians who were killed by the Israeli missiles have been identified as his mother-in-law, Sabha Mustafa Zo’rob, 66, his sister-in-law, Su’ad No’man Zo’rob, 40, Su’ad’s sons, Ahmed, 15, Mohammed, 12, Walid, 6, and Mu’tasem, 3, in addition to her younger sister, Ahlam, 38, along with her daughter, Rawan, 8, and her son, Rami, 12.

At least seventy Palestinians were killed by Israeli missiles and shells that day in various parts of the Gaza Strip. Nour was from Rafah. Source: IMEMC, Mezan Center For Human Rights