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Palestinian death toll from Israeli gunfire tops 165 in '22 -- NGO

GAZA, Oct 2 (KUNA) -- The National Grouping of Palestinian Martyrs' Families said the number of martyrs in Israeli aggressions since the beginning of 2022 has risen to 265 across the Palestinian governorates.
They include 45 martyrs in Jenin Governorate, 68 in other West Bank governorates and 52 in the five governorates of Gaza Strip, Secretary-General of the grouping Mohammad Sabihat said in a press release on Sunday.
The child martyrs and female martyrs topped 34 and 14, respectively, representing 30 percent of the death toll.
The figures took the number of martyrs in seven years, since October 2015, to 1,127, including 229 children, or 20 percent of the overall fatalities, Sabihat added. (end) wab.sma.gb