Dozens of foreigners have been reported killed, lacking or taken hostage following the shock assault on Israel by Hamas fighters over the weekend.
Greater than 900 people have been killed in Israel and virtually 700 killed in retaliatory assaults on Gaza by Israeli forces to date.
Most of the foreigners killed and lacking have been attending an digital music pageant within the southern Israeli desert on Saturday when the Hamas assault started.
That is what we all know of the overseas and dual-national casualties in addition to these nonetheless lacking.
Argentina: Seven useless, 15 lacking
Argentina’s overseas minister Santiago Cafiero stated on Monday that seven Argentinians have been killed in the course of the assaults in Israel and 15 extra stay lacking. Roughly 625 Argentinian nationals in Israel have additionally requested repatriation, the minister stated.
Brazil: Three lacking
Brazil’s overseas ministry stated that three twin Brazilian-Israeli nationals have been lacking after attending the music pageant.
Cambodia: One useless
Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Manet stated one Cambodian scholar was killed in Israel.
Canada: One useless, three lacking
The Canadian authorities stated that one Canadian had died and three others have been lacking.
Chile: Two lacking
The Chilean overseas ministry confirmed on Monday that two of its nationals have been lacking. The couple lived in a kibbutz not removed from Israel’s border with Gaza.
Colombia: Two lacking
The Colombian authorities confirmed that two Colombians who have been on the Supernova pageant are lacking and efforts are being made to find them.
France: Two useless, 14 lacking
Two French individuals have been killed within the assault, the French authorities stated, and a 12-year-old is amongst 14 of its nationals who stay lacking. “Primarily based on the knowledge now we have, we think about it extremely seemingly that a few of them have been kidnapped,” the French overseas ministry stated in a press release, including that “this quantity continues to be topic to alter”.
Germany: A number of hostages
A number of twin German-Israeli nationals have been taken hostage, a German overseas ministry supply stated, in keeping with information experiences.
Eire: 1 lacking
An Irish-Israeli girl was confirmed lacking by the Irish authorities.
Italy: Two lacking
Italian International Minister Antonio Tajani stated that two Israeli-Italians have been lacking. “They haven’t been situated and will not be answering calls,” he stated.
Mexico: Two hostages
Mexico’s International Minister Alicia Barcena stated on social media that two Mexicans, a person and a girl, had been taken hostage, with out giving additional particulars.
Nepal: 10 useless, one lacking
Ten Nepalese residents have been killed in Kibbutz Alumim, one of many areas attacked by Hamas fighters, the Nepalese Embassy in Tel Aviv stated. 4 different Nepalese nationals have been being handled in hospital whereas a search was beneath approach for a fifth, the embassy added.
Panama: One lacking
Panama’s authorities stated certainly one of its nationals, Daryelis Denises Saez Batista, was lacking.
Paraguay: Two lacking
Two Paraguayan nationals who had been residing in Israel are lacking, Paraguay’s authorities stated, with out giving particulars.
Peru: Two lacking
The Peruvian overseas ministry stated two of its nationals have been lacking, with out providing particulars.
Philippines: Seven lacking
The Philippine Ministry of International Affairs stated that seven Philippine nationals are lacking and can’t be contacted by telephone or on their social media accounts. Greater than 30,000 Filipino nationals stay in Israel, principally working within the healthcare trade. The ministry has issued a journey advisory recommending all journey between the Philippines and Israel be suspended indefinitely
Philippines International Affairs Division confirms 7 Filipinos are presently unaccounted for in Israel. Certainly one of them the spouse within the Philippines acknowledged in unverified video that reveals a person held hostage by armed people, most definitely taken to Gaza.
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Russia: One useless, 4 lacking
No less than one Russian was killed and 4 are lacking, the Russian Embassy in Tel Aviv stated on Monday, in keeping with Russian information companies.
Tanzania: Two lacking
Tanzania’s ambassador to Israel informed the French information company AFP that two Tanzanian nationals have been lacking.
Thailand: 12 useless, 11 hostages
Twelve Thai labourers have been killed, eight have been wounded and 11 have been taken captive, Thailand’s overseas ministry spokeswoman Kanchana Patarachoke stated on Monday. An estimated 5,000 Thai labourers working within the areas hit by preventing are being moved to security, Thailand’s Labour Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn stated.
Ukraine: 2 useless
Two Ukrainian ladies who had been residing in Israel for years have been killed, Ukraine’s overseas ministry spokesman Oleg Nikolenko stated.
United Kingdom: One useless, one lacking
A UK nationwide serving within the Israeli military, Nathaniel Younger, 20, was killed in preventing with Hamas, his household stated on Sunday. Israel’s ambassador to the UK stated a 26-year-old was lacking.
United States: 11 useless, others lacking
The US has confirmed the deaths of no less than 11 US residents and stated it was “seemingly” that their nationals have been among the many hostages being held by Hamas. “Sadly, we now know that no less than 11 Americans have been amongst these killed – a lot of whom made a second house in Israel,” President Joe Biden stated in a press release.