Two Palestinian babies die in Gaza freeze

January 10, 2015 10:18 AM

15 0

Two Palestinian babies have died due to cold weather in the Gaza Strip, an official said Saturday, as winter storms lashed the region.

A two-month-old girl from the southern Gaza town of Khan Yunis died on Friday of "a pulmonary obstruction caused by the cold," health ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said.

Also read: Palestinians: Hamas militant's body to be returned to Gaza

Read more

To category page