The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) has continued its
military operation in the Gaza Strip for the fifth day.
Today, it targeted an ambulance and its medical crew with
a missile, killing a doctor and an orderly and critically
injuring its driver. According to Al Mezan Center's
monitoring, the number of Palestinian casualties since the
start of Israel's Operation Cast Lead at 11:30am on 27
December 2008 has risen to 315, of whom 41 were children
and nine women.