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Report: Eight soldiers injured in Nahal Oz projectile attack

Nov. 28, 2008 11:15 P.M. (Updated: Nov. 28, 2008 11:15 P.M.)
Bethlehem - Ma'an/Agencies - Israeli news agencies reported late Friday night that at least eight Israeli soldiers were injured in projectile attacks on a Nahal Oz military base near the Gaza Strip.

Earlier reports indicated that up to ten soldiers had been wounded in the separate projectile attacks.

"A barrage of mortar shells" rained down on the Israeli town of Nahal Oz and two hit a nearby military base, injuring the soldiers, according to Israeli news agency Yedioth Ahronot.

The agency also reported that the injured soldiers were taken for medical treatment, where doctors said their injuries ranged from light to critical.

The two projectiles launched from the Gaza Strip hit an officers' quarters building and a soldiers' barracks, the agency claimed.

Others landed nearby, although no additional injuries were reported as of press time. Uninjured soldiers were ordered to stay near bomb shelters, Yedioth Ahronoth reported.
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