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Israeli forces strike UNRWA center in Gaza, killing 4 Palestinians

05:58 PM | 23 Jun, 2024
UNRWA Bombed

In a devastating escalation, Israeli military forces launched airstrikes targeting a United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) center in Gaza, resulting in the tragic deaths of 4 Palestinians. This attack is part of an ongoing series of military actions that have persisted relentlessly over the past 7 months, pushing the total casualties to 37,598.

According to reports from international news agencies, the Israeli strikes specifically targeted the UNRWA facility where a significant number of individuals were present at the time of the bombardment.

A spokesperson for UNRWA confirmed that multiple people were wounded during the assault and were immediately evacuated to nearby hospitals for urgent medical treatment. Tragically, 4 individuals succumbed to their injuries despite efforts to save them, while 6 others remain in critical condition.

The spokesperson did not specify whether those killed and injured were UNRWA employees or Palestinians seeking refuge and humanitarian aid at the center.

This latest attack underscores a distressing pattern of Israeli military operations targeting humanitarian facilities in Gaza, including shelters where vulnerable Palestinian civilians seek protection and assistance.

The escalating violence has drawn sharp condemnation from global leaders and human rights organizations, who have consistently criticized Israel for its disproportionate use of force and violations of international humanitarian law.

Despite widespread calls for restraint and respect for civilian lives, the Israeli government has continued to justify its military actions in Gaza amid ongoing tensions and conflict in the region.

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US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal Rate in Pakistan Today Open Market Rates - 15 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 15, 2024 (Monday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.8 for buying and 280.75 for selling. Euro's buying rate moves up to 301.25 and selling rate is 303.15.

British Pound rate is 355.15 for buying, and 358.65 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.65.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)       
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.8 280.75
Euro EUR 301.25 303.15
UK Pound Sterling GBP 355.15 358.65
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.65 74.37
Australian Dollar AUD 184.55 186.35
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741 749
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.75 205.75
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.43
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 309.15 311.65
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65



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