Online donation system by ClickandPledge

user preferences

  • Language - en

Palestinian Injured By Army Fire In Khan Younis

author Saturday December 21, 2013 11:23author by Saed Bannoura - IMEMC & Agencies Report post

[Saturday Morning, December 21, 2013] Palestinian medical sources have reported that a young Palestinian man was shot and wounded by Israeli army fire, east of Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.

File -

Eyewitnesses said that Israeli soldiers, stationed across the border fence, fired rounds of live ammunition at Palestinians working on their lands, close to the border area, injuring one.

The wounded Palestinian has been identified as Ismael Najjar, 22 years of age.

On Friday evening, soldiers shot and killed one Palestinian youth and wounded four others, in northern Gaza.

The slain Palestinian has been identified as Odah Hamad, 22, from Beit Hanoun.

Two more Palestinians were shot and wounded by army fire near the Eastern Graveyard, in Jabalia, northern Gaza.

Several armored Israeli military vehicles and tanks also invaded an area east of Jabalia, opening fire at random, eyewitnesses said.

Armored military bulldozers also leveled and uprooted agricultural lands in the area.

Also on Friday,Al-Quds Brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, stated that two of its fighters were wounded by Israeli army fire, close to the border fence, in Khan Younis.

They were moved to a local hospital suffering moderate injuries.

category khan younis | israeli attacks | news report author email saed at imemc dot org
This page can be viewed in
Follow imemcnews on Twitter
2001-2016 IMEMC News. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by IMEMC News. Disclaimer | Privacy