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Two Palestinians killed during Israeli shelling in Gaza

Aug. 7, 2018 11:55 A.M. (Updated: Aug. 7, 2018 5:02 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- Two Palestinians were killed on Tuesday morning during an Israeli shelling targeting a Hamas military post in the northern besieged Gaza Strip.

Local witnesses confirmed that the Israeli artillery fired two shells targeting a Hamas military post in northern Gaza killing two Palestinians.

The two Palestinians were pronounced dead on the site before being transferred to the Indonesian Hospital.

Witnesses identified the two killed Palestinians as Ahmad Murjan and Abed al-Hafez al-Silawi.

Sources confirmed that Murjan and al-Silawi were members of the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement.

Abed al-Hafez al-Silawi
Ahmad Murjan
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