6,000 Palestinian mothers among 10,000 women killed in Gaza: UN

09:42 PM | 19 Apr, 2024
6,000 Palestinian mothers among 10,000 women killed in Gaza: UN
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A UN report says that more than 10,000 Palestinian women have been killed in the Israeli attacks on Gaza and other parts of the occupied Palestinian territories since October 7, 2023.

Israeli occupation forces have killed nearly 34,000 Palestinian men, women and children since October 7 and more than 10,000 of these victims are women. Of these 10,000 women martyrs, 6,000 were mothers feeding small babies, leaving 19,000 children orphaned.

The UN Women report says that the women who survived or escaped the Israeli bombing were either widowed or became homeless. It said that many Palestinian women are even suffering from a famine-like situation. The report says that women either have no role at all in this war or it is minimum, but they are they are the ones who have suffered the most.  a

So far, Israel has bombed 33,970 Palestinians to death and left more than 76,000 wounded. Among the injured people there are many men.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Today Open Market Currency Rates in Pakistan - Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - 21 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 21, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.7 for buying and 280.35 for selling.

Euro moved up to 298 for buying and 301 for selling while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.50.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 May 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.35
Euro EUR 298 301
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 354
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 76
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.5 74.25
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.80
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739 747.8
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.51 38.89
Danish Krone DKK 40.53 40.65
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.65 36.31
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 913.28 922.28
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.69 59.29
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.45 171.45
Norwegian Krone NOK 25.67 25.97
Omani Riyal OMR 730.59 738.59
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.41 77.11
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 25.67 25.97
Swiss Franc CHF 309.01 311.51
Thai Baht THB 7.57 7.72


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