An elderly woman from the coastal city of Ashkelon died on Sunday, succumbing to injuries she suffered two months ago during a rocket attack on the city.
Rivka Jamil, an 89-year-old resident of Ashkelon, was injured during the last major escalation between Israel and the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip in May of this year, when the terror group launched hundreds of rockets at Israeli territory. Jamil was hurt when she fell on her rush to get shelter during an air raid siren.
After roughly two months in the hospital, however, Jamil’s condition deteriorated, and on Sunday she was nifteres, hospital officials announced.
Read more at Arutz Sheva.