Sunday, May 16, 2010

IOF Continues its Attacks on Palestinian Workers, one Person Injured in North Beit Lahyia


At app. 9:30am on Saturday 15 May 2010, Israeli occupation forces, positioned at the northern separation fence, opened fire on Palestinian workers who were 200 meters away from the separation fence. As a result, Mohammed Mahmoud Abu Warda,22, was shot in the left leg and sustained shrapnel in the right leg. According to medical sources at Kamal Odwan Hospital, his injuries are described as moderate. These workers were collecting and removing rubble from destroyed buildings in the vicinity of the evacuated Ele Sinai settlement in north Beit Lahyia, in North Gaza District.  
According to Al Mezan's field investigations, the IOF continued to open fire on Palestinian workers and arrested dozens of them.