Four people had been taken out dead so far from under the rubble. More are expected to be found dead due to the massive havoc inflicted in Al Wihda neighbourhood
As the heavy and unprecedented Israeli bombardment of besieged Gaza Strip continues for the seventh day, Israeli army struck and destroyed entire neighbourhood, killing several people and wounding tens others.
The Israeli airstrikes targeted tens of areas across the Gaza Strip, but the neighbourhood on Al Wihda Streeting in the centre of the Gaza City had the lion share of bombardment.
Four people had been taken out dead so far from under the rubble. More are expected to be found dead due to the massive havoc inflicted in Al Wihda neighbourhood.
At least 149 Palestinians, including 41 children, have been killed in the Gaza Strip in the past week. More than 1,000 others have been wounded.
Currently, rescue teams are racing to dig out survivors from beneath the rubble of residential buildings flattened in the Israeli raids in Al Wihda Street.
The rescue teams have found five children alive. They say they still believing there are people still alive under the rubble and they are still working to pull out more survivors.
Meanwhile, medical sources reported one Palestinian civilian dead and several others wounded in an Israeli airstrike that targeted a residential building in Al Burij Refugee Camp, in the central area of the Gaza Strip.
Israeli tanks, artilleries and warships continue firing the western side of the Gaza Strip, traumatising Gaza residents and pushing them to flee their homes.
Until now, about 200,000 civilians in Gaza have been internally displaced. They moved from their homes to UN-run schools or homes of their relatives and friends in a less dangerous areas.
(Source / 16.05.2021)