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Israel Revises War Casualty Data, Lists 730 Dead, 2,800 Wounded

The Israel Government issued today a revised list of casualty figures for the June Arab-Israel war with the total Israeli war dead now cited as 730. The revised figures listed 2,800 Israelis wounded, half of them with some permanent disability. Earlier figures issued in mid-June listed 679 Israeli dead and 2,500 wounded.