Friday, January 18, 2013

IOF Opens Fire and Tear Gaza Canisters at Palestinian Civilians North of Beit Lahiya, One Person Injured

Al Mezan


At approximately 3:40 pm on Friday 18 January 2013, Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) opened fire and tear gas canisters at a group of young Palestinian men who were in Buret Abu Samra area near the separation fence between Gaza Strip and Israel north of Beit Lahiya. As a result, Mohammed Samir Srour, 17, sustained a bullet wound in the left leg. Medical sources at Kamal Idwan Hospital described his injury as moderate. The firing lasted for about two hours