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Civil Defense Teams Recover Body of Tunnel Workers in Rafah

17-01-2013 00:00

At approximately 1:00 pm on Thursday 17 January 2013, civil defense teams recovered the body of Mousa Silmi Abu Samaha, 30, an Egyptian person who lived in Az-Zawaida village in Gaza Strip.
He died when the tunnel he was working in collapsed due to heavy rains.
At approximately 1:00 pm on Wednesday 16 January 2013, civil defense teams recovered the body of Basem Shaheen Suliman Khader, 41, who died when the tunnel he was working in collapsed due to heavy rains.
At approximately 2:00 pm on the same day, civil defense teams recovered two injured persons from the same tunnel.
Medical sources described their injury as critical.
Al Mezan has identified them as follows: Mohammed Ali Ibrahim As-Sabe’, 19; and Mohammed Samir Issa Daban, 26.

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