Medics: Elderly woman injured by Israeli fire in Gaza
Published Tuesday 09/08/2011 (updated) 10/08/2011 10:20
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A 75-year-old Palestinian woman was injured by Israeli fire on Tuesday in the central Gaza Strip, medics said.
Medical officials said the woman sustained moderate injuries after she was fired on by Israeli soldiers east of Juhor Ad-Dik.
Witnesses said Israeli army tanks crossed the border into Gaza and clashed with Palestinian fighters before retreating.
An Israeli army spokeswoman was not aware of any military activity in the area.