Thursday, May 14, 2009

PCHR report 7/5-13/5/2009: 1 woman injured near the Green Line

extract from PCHR weekly report No 19/2009 ( 7/5-13/5/2009)

Thursday, 07 May 2009

At approximately 09:00, IOF troops positioned along the Green Line to the southeast of al-Shouka village, in the southern Gaza Strip, opened fire at Palestinian houses in the village. As a result, Randa 'Abdullah Shallouf, 32, was moderately wounded by a gunshot to the chest.

Sunday, 10 May 2009

At approximately 20:30, IOF troops positioned at the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel opened fire at Palestinian houses in the al-Amal neighborhood, east of the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Hanoun. No casualties were reported, but Palestinian civilians were extremely terrified.