A displaced Palestinian woman and a child walk in front of a mosque destroyed in Israeli bombardment in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip on May 15, 2024, amid the ongoing conflict between Israel and the Hamas militant group. (Photo by AFP)

GAZA – The health ministry in Hamas-run Gaza said Thursday that at least 35,272 people have been killed in the territory during more than seven months of war between Israel and Palestinian militants.

The toll includes at least 39 deaths over the past 24 hours, a ministry statement said, adding that 79,205 people have been wounded in the Gaza Strip since the war began when Hamas militants attacked Israel on October 7. – AFP