OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– Israel’s death toll has risen to 71 as an Israeli soldier has died this morning of injuries he sustained during a rocket fire at Ashdod a week ago, Israeli media sources revealed.
Netanel Maman, 22, who was critically wounded a week ago from a Grad rocket attack on Ashdod, succumbed to his wounds Friday”, Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper said.
Maman and his brother, also a soldier, were injured when Grad rocket exploded near their car in Ashdod. Three others were wounded during the rocket attack.
Maman fought in Gaza during the ground operation and went home for the weekend last Thursday, the sources added.
Maman’s death has brought Israel’s death toll to 71 individuals, including 65 soldiers, while 720 other soldiers and 800 settlers were injured, according to Israeli claims.
Palestinian health officials say 2,139 people, including more than 490 children, were killed during the war on Gaza, while over 11,000 were injured.
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