- No less than 500 lives were lost to the recent airstrike carried out by Israel on Gaza on Tuesday
- Israel carried out the airstrike attack at the Al-Ahli al-Arabi Hospital, where another source said over 300 people were killed
- the attack has been condemned by the Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau and Egypt
Gaza, Palestine - The Israeli military bombardment of a Gaza military hospital on Tuesday, October 17, has killed more than 500 people, according to authorities in the Palestinian enclaves.
Reuters reported that the United Nations said one of its schools under for shelter in Gaza was also hit by the Israeli Airstrike.
A source in the Gaza Health Ministry disclosed that no less than 500 people were killed in the attack, while a Gaza Defence Chief told journalists that over 300 people were killed at the Al-Ahli al-Arabi Hospital.
Details of Israel attacks on Gaza
The health authorities in Gaza said that no less than 3000 people had been killed by Israel in its 11-day attacks on Gaza since the Hamas attack on Israel town on Saturday, October 7, which reportedly claimed over 1,300 lives of soldiers and civilians.
Israel's attack on the hospital came ahead of United States President Joe Biden's visit to the Jewish country on Wednesday and the German Chancellor, Olaf Scholz visiting on Tuesday.
The attack has been condemned by the Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, saying "It's not acceptable to hit a hospital". Egypt has also denounced the attack.
Video shared by TRT Africa on Twitter revealed several ambulances arriving at another Gaza hospital with many injured persons.
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