Monday, February 28, 2011

Limited IOF Incursion East of Rafah Town


At approximately 9am on Monday 28 February 2011, seven Israeli tanks moved about 300 meters into the An-Nahda neighborhood east of Rafah town. The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) fired several artillery shells at Gaza International Airport. As a result, one person was injured in the legs. Medical sources at Abu Yousif An-Najjar Hospital described his injury as moderate.

[Note: according to PCHR the wounded is a member of the 'Izziddin al-Qassam Brigades]