Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Palestinian Civilians [attacked] while Collecting Rubble as IOF open fire northwest of Beit Lahyia


At app. 6am on Wednesday 25 August 2010, the Israeli occupation forces (IOF), positioned at the northern separation fence between Gaza and Israel, opened fire on Palestinian civilians who were 300 meters from the border fence in the As-Siafa area on the beach of Beit Lahyia town, in North Gaza district. As a result, Mahmoud Ramadan Subeh, 19, who lives in Beit Lahyia was injured. According to medical sources at Kamal Odwan Hospital, his injury was light. Many Palestinian civilians are frequently exposed to IOF fire while collecting rubble from the destroyed structures near the border between Gaza and Israel; including the evacuated settlements in North Gaza district.