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Israeli airstrike killed UN school teacher in Gaza, UN says

Last modified: 15 Nov 2012 23:27

An Israeli airstrike killed a UN school teacher in Gaza on Wednesday, a UN spokesman said.

Marwan Abu El Qumsan was in a car near the scene of a strike on the Palestinian territory. The Arabic teacher at a UN school was killed and his brother severely injured in the blast, said Chris Gunness, a spokesman for the UN Palestinian refugees agency, UNRWA.

- Agence France Presse