At approximately 11:00 pm on Saturday 1 December 2012, Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) opened fire at a group of Palestinian civilians as they were in the vicinity of their homes about one kilometer away from the separation fence between Gaza Strip and Israel northeast of Wadi As-Salqa village. As a result, three persons were injured. Al Mezan has identified them as follows:
Rabah Ahmed Khammash, 27;
His brother Jihad, 23; and
Ahmed Naief Al Louh, 25.
They were admitted to Al Aqsa Hospital in Deir Al Balah. Jihad Al Khamash was referred to An-Naser Hospital in Gaza City and his brother was referred to Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.