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News, November 2011
2 Palestinians Killed, 2 Injured in Gaza, Protesters Attacked, Injured in Hebron, Bil'in by Israeli Occupation Forces
Resident Wounded By Army Fire In Gaza
Palestinian Medical sources reported on Saturday morning that Israeli occupation soldiers opened fire at dozens of residents near “Nahal Oz” area, east of Gaza city; one resident was injured.
Eyewitnesses reported that the Israeli occupation soldiers opened fire randomly at residents and farmers in the area, while the residents were working, and farming their lands, The Palestine News and Info Agency, WAFA, reported.
The wounded resident was identified as Mohammad Ibrahim Hamad, 23; he was shot in his right thigh, and was moved to a local hospital. The eyewitnesses said that the army was not provoked in any way, and that the farmers fled their lands fearing further attacks by the army.
Young man injured by Israeli machine guns East Shuja’iyah Neighborhood
Israeli military soldiers set fire Saturday morning at Palestinian
civilians near “Nahal Oz” zone, east of the Gaza Strip led to the
injuring of a Palestinian young man, the Maan News Agency reported on
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Two Palestinian men were killed Thursday afternoon as a result of an airstrike carried out by Israeli occupation air force targeting the Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip, according to medical sources.
Adham Abu Selmiyyah, spokesman for the emergency services told PIC that Muhammad Abu Helmeyyah, 22 years, and Nasser Elayyan, 23 years, both farmers were killed in the Israeli occupation airstrike on Beit Lahiya and that their bodies which were taken to Kamal Adwan hospital were badly mutilated.
Local sources told PIC correspondent that a group of resistance fighters confronted a group of IOF soldiers who infiltrated into the area achieving a direct hit.
The same sources added that military reinforcements rushed to the area and helicopters hovered above firing two rockets which resulted in the death of the two men.
Hebrew media sources said that a military jeep sustained a direct hit after Palestinian resistance fighters targeted an IOF patrol. Meanwhile, the Qassam Brigades announced that one of it fighters was killed as a result of the air attack on Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip.
In a statement on Thursday, the Qassam Brigades, said that Nasr Ibrahim Elayyan, 23 years, from Beit Lahia was killed Thursday afternoon in an Israeli airstrike while working in his field.
Israeli occupation soldiers kidnap A resident In Hebron
Israeli occupation soldiers kidnapped on Saturday a Palestinian
resident, active in nonviolent resistance against the Annexation Wall
and settlements, in Beit Ummar Town, north of the southern West Bank
city of Hebron.
Army Attacks Weekly Protests Against The Wall, Injuries Reported
Israeli occupation soldiers attacked on Friday the weekly nonviolent
protest against the Annexation Wall and settlements, in Bil’in village
near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, dozens suffered the effects
of teargas inhalation. Soldiers also attacked nonviolent protests in
Nil’in village, Nabi Saleh, Kafr Qaddoum, and Al Ma’sara.
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