Most Gaza aid convoy deaths due to stampede: Israel

Updated March 4 2024 - 4:30am, first published 4:26am
The United Nations estimates a quarter of Gazans are on the verge of famine. (AP PHOTO)
The United Nations estimates a quarter of Gazans are on the verge of famine. (AP PHOTO)

Israel's military says most of the Palestinians killed last week as crowds massed near an aid convoy in Gaza died in a stampede but local health officials said casualties brought into hospitals had been hit by large-calibre ammunition.

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