15-year old child died Monday of wounds suffered last month during an Israeli missle attack at his home,  a Palestinian medical source in Khan Younis reported.


The child was identified as Khaled Nidal Wahba, 15. Islam Wahba, the sister of Khaled, said that he was seriously injured on June 21 after the army fired missiles at houses in the Al Qarara area north of Khan Younis.

Three residents, including a pregnant woman, were killed in the attack and eleven residents were injured.

The residents killed were identified as Fatima Ahmad, a 37-year old pregnant woman, Zakariyya Ahmad, 45, and the mother of Wahba.

Local sources in Khan Younis reported that several members of Ahmad family had gathered at the house to congratulate a family member for his safe return from abroad.