35 bodies pulled from Gaza rubble as toll tops 900: medics

GAZA CITY: The bodies of at least another 35 Palestinians were recovered from rubble across Gaza on Saturday, raising to over 900 the overall death toll of Israel´s onslaught on the territory since July 8, medics said.

Emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said the bodies were retrieved in the three hours since a humanitarian truce came into effect. Thirteen bodies were recovered in Shejaiya in eastern Gaza City, 13 more in Deir al-Balah and Nusseirat in central Gaza, and nine in north Gaza.