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Sick Gaza Woman Dies at Israeli Erez Crossing

Feb 26 2014 / 1:24 am

IMEMC, 2/26/14 – A Palestinian woman, sick with a heart disease, died Wednesday morning at Eretz crossing, in the northern Gaza Strip.

Ministry of Health spokesman Ashraf al-Qedra said that Wedad Deeb, 71, died while waiting at the Israeli side of the crossing, adding that she was on her way to a West Bank hospital to get medical treatment.

Al-Qedra did not identify the deceased woman. He explained that she was referred, by the ministry, to undergo a surgery in a Nablus hospital, in the occupied northern West Bank.

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