Thursday, Aug. 22
Latest News
  1. Palestinian goverment: 26 million in development of ministries
  2. Rudeineh: Washington us unable to achieve anything by itself
  3. US: “No plan for unilateral annexation by Israel of the West Bank"
  4. Cluster of incendiary balloons land in southern Israel
  5. Palestinian FM condemns Germany's vote to define BDS as 'anti-Semitic'
  6. Israeli forces forcibly evict Muslim worshipers from Al-Aqsa
  7. Israeli forces detain 14-year-old Palestinian near Ramallah
  8. Erekat: Deviation from peace terms of reference doomed to fail
  9. Iceland's Hatari shocks Eurovision with Palestinian flags
  10. UNRWA: 4 Palestinian children killed in attack on Syria refugee camp

8 dead, including 4 children, 28 wounded in Israeli strikes on Gaza Strip

April 11, 2008 5:46 P.M. (Updated: April 11, 2008 5:46 P.M.)
Gaza - Ma'an - Eight Palestinians have been killed since Friday morning, the majority of them children, and 28 people injured in ongoing Israeli bombardments and airstrikes on homes, belonging to both civilians and resistance fighters, in the Al-Bureij refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip.

Four children were killed and a number of people were wounded in an airstrike on civilian houses.

Palestinian medical sources told Ma'an that the four dead children were taken to the Al-Aqsa Hospital. Six civilians were also injured when Israeli tanks shelled civilian houses in the Al-Bureij refugee camp.

The sources also said that 12-year-old Riyadh Awisi died of injuries he sustained during clashes that took place east of the Bureij refugee camp. Five other civilians were also wounded.

Two resistance fighters from the Al-Qassam Brigades, Muhammad An-Najar and Amin An-Najar, were killed on Friday morning during an Israeli airstrike on a bunker belonging to the Brigades in the town of Khuza'a in the southern Gaza Strip.

Most Read
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015