Lebanon and Israel: Death Toll July 24, 2006Posted by C.A.R.D in 34 in Israel, 372 Dead in Lebanon, 408, 8 Canadians, Arab, Arabs, Arabs & Muslims, Card, Casualties, Citizens Against Racism and Discrimination, civilian, civilians, Death, Death Toll, died, Hezbollah, Hizbollah, Hizbullah, Human Rights, Israel, Isreal, killed, Lebanese, Lebanon, Lebanon and Israel.
At Least 372 Dead in Lebanon, 34 in Israel
More than 408 people have been reported killed in Lebanon and Israel since fighting broke out July 12 between Israel forces and Hezbollah guerrillas.
At least 372 have been killed and 1,482 wounded, according to Lebanese security officials. Among them are 20 Lebanese army soldiers and at least eight Hezbollah guerrillas.
Among the civilian deaths are 8 Canadians, 2 Kuwaiti nationals, 1 Iraqi, 1 Sri Lankan, 1 Jordanian.
Among the latest deaths Saturday:
_ Two Hezbollah guerrillas in clashes at border.
_ One in strike on Lebanese Broadcasting Corp.’s transmission center in Fatqa, northeast of Beirut.
_ Two in strike in southern village of Kafra.
34 Israelis have been killed, including 19 members of the miltary, according to authorities. More than nine soldiers have been wounded, and 231 civilians, according to rescue officials.