Thursday, July 15, 2010

IOF Opens Fire on Palestinian Civilians Collecting Rubble north Beit Lahyia; One Person Injured


At app. 8am on Thursday 15 July 2010, the Israeli occupation forces (IOF), positioned at the northern separation fence border between Gaza and Israel, continued their sporadic fire on Palestinian civilians who were 200 meters away from the border fence near the Eli Sinai evacuated settlement northwest of Beit Lahyia, in North Gaza District. As a result, Mahdi Fayiz Mqat, 19, was shot in the legs. According to medical sources at Kamal Odwn Hospital, his injures are described as moderate.