Saturday, January 7, 2012

Gaza teen injured

GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A teenage girl was injured Friday when an ordnance left by the Israeli army exploded east of al-Bureij refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip, medics said.

Medical officials told Ma'an the 19-year-old was taken to al-Aqsa Martyrs Hospital and treated for moderate injuries.


Al Mezan


Palestinian Injured East of Al Bureij Refugee Camp

At approximately 9:00 am on Friday 6 January 2012, Heba Musa Abu Sa’eed, 19, sustained a bullet wound in her right leg.  She was admitted to Al Aqsa Hospital in Deir al Balah for treatment.
In an affidavit to Al Mezan, Heba’s brother Adel Musa Abu Sa’eed, 30, stated that his sister was injured while grazing sheep east of her house, which is located east of the Maqboula area, southeast of Al Bureij refugee camp.  Heba was about 70 meters away from the separation fence between the Gaza Strip and Israel when she was injured.  She reports that the Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) regularly positioned at the separation fence opened fire on her.