Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip killed eight more Palestinians early Saturday, taking the death toll to 139, Anadolu reports.
Six children and two women were killed by Israeli forces in the latest attack against a residential house.
Total fatalities in Gaza includes 39 children and 22 women, while the number injured exceeds 950 since Monday, said a statement from the ministry.
The Israeli forces carried out nearly 30 airstrikes between Friday evening and Saturday morning targeting northern Gaza.
Israel-Hamas tensions remain at a peak for several days and cause international concerns as the situation may be out of control.
On May 11, Hamas launched about 630 missiles to Israel, and 150 out of them exploded in the Gaza Strip.
The Israeli anti-rocket system neutralized about 200.
As reported by the Israeli army general staff, military operations will continue until all the radicals’ tunnels are destroyed in the Gaza Strip.
Palestine’s health administration reports that about 139 people were killed due to the attacks on the Gaza Strip. The number of the victims include 39 children and 22 women.
Eight people were killed in Israel, including two minors.